After an extensive nationwide search, American Public Media (APM) says personal finance expert Carmen Wong Ulrich will be the new host of “Marketplace Money,” APM’s weekend personal finance program, with programs airing the weekend of 11/2.
Ulrich will be the signature voice of Marketplace’s personal finance coverage across all Marketplace programs and online at Marketplace.org. As the host of Marketplace Money, she will be the face of the show’s social media presence, interacting with the show’s online audience daily and with the listening audience weekly via the nationally-distributed program. She will host the weekend Marketplace Money show, blog at MarketplaceMoney.org and appear on the daily Marketplace and Marketplace Morning Report shows.
Ulrich has co-owned an all-female financial planning firm and hosted her own personal finance television show, CNBC’s On the Money. She appears frequently as a personal finance expert on numerous national network and cable outlets, including on NBC’s Today, ABC’s The View, and a variety of shows on CNN, MSNBC and CBS.