Courtney Richardson is a game changer and educator focusing on financial empowerment. As a former stockbroker and financial advisor, she has an intimate knowledge of finance and how it to make it work. In 2014, Courtney saw the need to provide “industry advice in simple terms” and started her blog, The Ivy Investor.  She wants to let people know that even the best experience and best financial education does not keep you from making MAJOR financial mistakes.

Her legal and financial commentary has been featured in The Huffington Post, Pull Magazine, Urban Romance Online, and My Fab Finance.

She currently practices tax law and is an adjunct professor at Penn State Berks.

Courtney holds a BS degree in Philosophy from the University of Pittsburgh. She also holds a JD from West Virginia University College of Law. Like her on Facebook.  Follow her on Twitter and Instagram.