Owner of a Subscription Blog Newsletter, Contributor of Various Websites, Freelance Writer


Grand Rapids Community College


  • 10+ years of experience as a freelance writer specializing in stocks, foreign investments, business, and finance
  • Owner of a subscription blog newsletter offering advice to small investors
  • Has an understanding of startup business as the co-founder of the travel site, Travel the Mitten


Chris Katje began trading with only a few hundred dollars at the age of 18. He developed his method of selecting low-priced and fundamentally sound stocks, which he now shares with his readers.

Chris has been writing for the financial news industry for over 10 years. He specializes in small- and medium-cap stocks and investing, initial public offerings (IPOs), small business, entertainment, and finance. His focus is on generating investing ideas in small-cap equities, while also seeking growth and value stocks which outperform the market. Chris is a frequent contributor to sites such as Seeking Alpha, Investopedia, Yahoo Finance, Investor Place, The Motley Fool, and The Street.

He is the owner of a subscription blog newsletter, Stocks Under $20, on the Marketfy site. Marketfy offers financial products and newsletters from industry professionals. Chris understands the trials and pitfalls of starting an online service from scratch as the co-founder of the website, Travel the Mitten. His site highlights the wonders of the state of Michigan.


Chris attended Grand Rapids Community College.