Economics Editor, News

Resides In

Dallas, Texas


Texas State University


Economics, Business, Banking


  • Writes and edits articles about the economy as Investopedia's Economics Editor for News
  • Has nearly a decade of experience as a reporter and editor covering business and finance
  • Work has been featured in newspapers, magazines, and academic journals


Taylor Tompkins has worked for more than a decade as a journalist covering business, finance, and the economy.

She has logged thousands of hours interviewing experts, analyzing data, and writing articles to help readers understand economic forces. She joined Investopedia in January 2023 as its Economics Editor.

Previously, Taylor has served as a Reporter and Content Curator at where she wrote and managed content about personal finance. She worked as a reporter and assistant managing editor at the Dallas Business Journal.

Her work has appeared online and in print at outlets such as American City Business Journals, Yahoo Finance,, and the San Antonio Express-News.


Taylor has a bachelor's in journalism with a minor in English from Texas State University.