Vera Gibbons Vera Gibbons is a highly skilled print and broadcast journalist with robust experience reporting on personal finance and economies for more than 15 years. Highlights: * Appearances on CNN Headline News, MSNBC, The Early Show, The Today Show, and more * Writing has appeared on Yahoo! Finance, Real Simple, Reuters, The New York Times, Fortune.com, and more * Co-host of NoPo, a non-political news podcast About Real Simple Real Simple, a Dotdash Meredith Brand, is an award-winning, trusted online resource for for smart, authentic solutions to simplify your life. We reach 11 million readers a month. Our content is written by experienced journalists and fact-checked for accuracy. Learn more about us and our editorial guidelines.