Brian Acton

Contributing Reporter

Education

Salisbury University (BA), University of Maryland (MBA)

Featured in

The Wall Street Journal, TIME, USA Today, MarketWatch, Inc. Magazine, HuffPost

About

Brian Acton is a contributing reporter at Policygenius, where he covers personal finance and insurance news. His work has also appeared in The Wall Street Journal, TIME, USA Today, MarketWatch, Inc. Magazine, and HuffPost. 

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Selected stories from Brian

How to buy an I bond to protect your portfolio from inflation

Published June 08, 2022 | 4 min read

I bonds are designed to help protect against inflation.

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Know the risks before adding bitcoin to your 401(k)

Published May 19, 2022 | 3 min read

Fidelity is adding bitcoin to its 401(k) plans, but your employer will have to opt in. Even if they do, make sure you understand the risks before you start rolling cryptocurrency into your retirement plan.

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Do you still need to pay off medical debt?

Published April 20, 2022 | 3 min read

Most medical debt will soon be coming off credit reports

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