Scott Nevil

Education: University of Phoenix
Location: Jacksonville, North Carolina
  • Joined The Balance in 2019 as a finance and cryptocurrency editor.
  • Joined Investopedia in 2021 as a cryptocurrency editor.


Scott Nevil has spent three years shaping informative and actionable content about monetary policy, the economy, investing, fintech, and cryptocurrency.


Scot received a Bachelor of Science in Management and a Master's of Business Administration from the University of Phoenix.

About The Balance

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