Charles Munyi Expertise: Insurance, General personal finance Education: University of Michigan, Multimedia University of Kenya Location: Nairobi, Kenya Highlights Over eight years of experience writing about personal financeHas completed a large amount of research on insurance products, services, and moreExperience researching and trading stocks Experience 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. Education 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. About The Balance The Balance, a Dotdash Meredith brand, makes money easy to understand. We give people tools they need to not only make smart financial decisions but also prepare for the experiences they will have along the way. Our team of expert writers and editors have extensive qualifications in the topics they cover, and many of them have MBAs, PhDs, CFPs, and other advanced degrees and professional certifications. We require our writers to use primary sources in their articles, which are also approved by our Financial Review Board and fact-checked. You can learn more about the standards we follow in producing accurate, unbiased content in our editorial policy.