Jennifer Schell is an award-winning professional writer focused on demystifying annuities and other financial topics including banking, financial advising and insurance. She is proud to be a member of the National Association for Fixed Annuities (NAFA) as well as the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors (NAIFA).
Jennifer’s expertise on savings accounts, retirement planning and other personal finance subjects has been quoted in Yahoo! News and GOBankingRates. Her guide to Financial Literacy for First-Generation Americans and Immigrants was recognized with a Platinum Award from the DotCOMM awards in 2023.
Jennifer draws on the strong writing and research skills she has developed throughout her career at content marketing agencies in Orlando, Florida, to achieve Annuity.org’s mission of empowering people to make informed decisions about their finances.
In 2022, she partnered with Annuity.org expert contributor Rubina Hossain, CFP® and Bloomberg Tax and Bloomberg Law Insights for a lunch-and-learn presentation designed to help financial advisors find their ideal clientele.
She also collaborated with Stephen Kates, a Certified Financial Planner™, and Chip Stapleton, a FINRA Series 7 and Series 66 license holder and CFA Level II candidate, to create case study examples to help consumers better understand the types of annuities available to meet their financial needs.
In January 2023, she published Annuity.org’s picks for Best Annuity Companies of 2023 to help readers determine which annuity company most aligns with their priorities. She applied a strict and fact-based methodology to evaluate annuity companies based on factors including the number of products offered, availability of death benefits and transparency over fees.
Jennifer’s passion for learning and educating others is what guides her work to create engaging and informative resources that help readers better understand complex financial topics.