Personal Finance Expert, The Money Coach®Lynnette Khalfani-Cox, The Money Coach®, is a personal finance expert, television and radio personality, and the author of numerous books, including the New York Times bestseller Zero Debt: The Ultimate Guide to Financial Freedom and her latest book, Perfect Credit: 7 Steps To A Great Credit Rating. Lynnette once had $100,000 in credit card debt, before paying it all off in three years and turning her financial life around. Since then, she has appeared on such national TV programs as The Oprah Winfrey Show, Dr. Phil, Good Morning America and The Today Show sharing her success story and teaching millions about proper money management and how to get out of debt.
Lynnette, an award-winning financial news journalist and former Wall Street Journal reporter for CNBC, has been featured in top newspapers including the Washington Post, USA Today, and the New York Times, as well as magazines ranging from Essence and Redbook to Health and Smart Money. She can frequently be seen as a guest commentator on CNN, MSNBC and FOX Business Network. She also currently contributes to a range of online media properties, including AARP.org, BlackEnterprise.com, and more.
Lynnette received her Master of Arts degree in Journalism from The University of Southern California. She earned a B.A. in English from the University of California, Irvine.
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