Kara Greenberg

Title: Newsletter Editor
Education: Boston University
Location: New York, NY


  • Has worked for The Balance as an editor since 2021
  • Former researcher and editor for The Wire, covering China business and tech stories
  • Contributed to a number of other publications, including KrAsia and The China Guys


Kara Greenberg is the newsletter editor for The Balance. She joined the team in 2021 as a finance editor and now owns the production and strategy of The Balance's weekday and weekend newsletters. Kara has also written and edited for Investopedia, and she was previously a researcher and editor at The Wire. Earlier in her career, she worked in financial compliance and due diligence at Loomis, Sayles & Company and The Bank of New York Mellon.


Kara graduated from Boston University with degrees in international relations and journalism.

About The Balance

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