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Richard Read

Portland, Ore., and Boston
Investigative Reporter — NerdWallet
As seen in: NerdWallet, The Washington Post, USA Today, Associated Press, The Chronicle of Higher Education, San Antonio Express-News, National Post, Star Tribune and 124 more
Covers:  Consumer finance

Investigative reporter for NerdWallet, fast-growing SFO company helping consumers navigate personal finance.

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Rich is as an investigative reporter for the public-interest team at NerdWallet, a fast-growing San Francisco-based company that helps consumers navigate personal finance.

A two-time Pulitzer Prize winner, Rich is a former foreign correspondent who reported in more than 60 countries for The Orego...

What was your first job as a journalist?

Covering a Rhode Island political corruption trial for UPI.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

IBM Selectric.

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?



Pulitzer Prize

1999 - Explanatory Reporting
For a series explaining Asia's financial crisis.

Pulitzer Prize

2001 - Public Service
For stories by four reporters exposing widespread abuses by the U.S. Immigration and Naturalization Service.