Sharon Epperson

Sharon Epperson is CNBC's senior personal finance correspondent where she hosts video series, Your Money, Your Future." Named one of "12 to Watch in TV News" in 2018, Sharon’s expertise includes saving and investing for retirement, paying for college, managing mortgage, student loan, credit card and other debt. She is also the author of the book, The Big Payoff: 8 Steps Couples Can Take to Make the Most of Their Money-and Live Richly Ever After.

Sharon was invited to the White House during President Obama's administration to speak about financial literacy and to moderate a public meeting of the President's Advisory Council on Financial Capability at the U.S. Treasury Department.

After suffering a ruptured brain aneurysm in 2016 and almost losing her life, Sharon has now become a staunch advocate for raising awareness detection and increasing funding for research.