Charles Munyi

Expertise: Insurance, General personal finance
Education: University of Michigan, Multimedia University of Kenya
Location: Nairobi, Kenya


  • Over eight years of experience writing about personal finance
  • Has completed a large amount of research on insurance products, services, and more
  • Experience researching and trading stocks


Charles Munyi has over eight years of experience as a personal finance writer. He wrote about insurance, banking, budgeting, products, and services for The Balance between 2021 and 2022. He also wrote for Investopedia, covering exchange-traded funds (ETFs), stocks, and more for the investing section.


Charles completed the Good with Words: Writing and Editing Course through the University of Michigan. He also holds a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering from the Multimedia University of Kenya.

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