Jill Schlesinger


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Jill Schlesinger is the CBS News Senior Business Analyst. She is responsible for video and written content for cbsnews.com; appearances on "The CBS Evening News" "The CBS Morning News," "CBS Sunday Morning," as well as for CBS owned and operated affiliates; daily radio briefs and interviews for CBS Radio and CBS Radio affiliates nationally; and serves as a regular guest for American Public Media's "Marketplace" and for CNN's "American Morning".

Jill hosts a nationally syndicated radio show, "Jill on Money," an entertaining, humorous, talk/call-in radio show that helps listeners take control of their financial lives and better understand anything related to money. The program is currently syndicated in over 50 markets. Jill also writes the nationally syndicated column "Retire Smart" for Tribune Media Services.

Prior to joining CBS, Jill owned and operated a retail investment advisory firm, which she grew from a small start up into one of the largest independent investment advisers in New England, with over $650 million in client assets.

She is a graduate of the Certified Financial Planner Program at the College of Financial Planning and is a Certified Financial Planner (TM) certificant. A 1987 graduate of Brown University, Jill started her career as an options trader on the Commodities Exchange of New York, where she was one of eight female members on an exchange of 800.

On Twitter: @jillonmoney