Resides In

Jacksonville, North Carolina


University of Phoenix


Technology, Investing, Cryptocurrency, Fintech


  • Joined The Balance in 2019 as a finance and cryptocurrency editor.
  • Joined Investopedia in 2021 as a cryptocurrency editor.


Scott Nevil is an experienced freelance writer and editor with a demonstrated history of publishing content for The Balance, Investopedia, and ClearVoice. He goes in-depth to create informative and actionable content around monetary policy, the economy, investing, fintech, and cryptocurrency. After leaving the U.S. Marine Corp. in 2014, he has become dedicated to financial analysis, fundamental analysis, and market research, while strictly adhering to deadlines and AP Style, and through tenacious quality assurance.


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