Mallika Mitra is a freelance writer and editor. She was previously a writer and editor at Money, where she oversaw a weekly newsletter focused on investing. She has covered a wide range of personal finance topics, including Gen Z and money, retirement savings, financials scams, cryptocurrency and meme stocks. Prior to working at Money, Mallika wrote about municipal finance at Bloomberg News and personal finance, entertainment and business as a news intern at CNBC Digital. Mallika has a M.A. in journalism from the Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism, where she was a McGraw scholar for business journalism, and a B.A. in English from Kalamazoo College.