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Jean Chatzky Biography

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Jean Chatzky's facts

Date of Birth 1964-11-07
Nationality American
Profession Financial journalist, author, motivational speaker
Working for NBC
Ethnicity White
Marital Status Married
Married to Eliot Kaplan
Married on 2009
Education at University of Pennsylvania
Name on Birth Jean Sherman Chatzky
Divorce No
Place of Birth Michigan

Born on November 7, 1964, “Jean Chatzky” is famous for her work as a journalist, author and motivational speaker. Recently, she is working as the financial editor for NBC’s ‘Today Show’. She was born in Michigan and grown up in Wisconsin, Indiana and West Virginia. Regarding her educational background, she holds her graduation degree from the University of Pennsylvania.

Talking about her career journey, she started her career working at ‘Working Woman’ in 1986. She served the network as an editorial assistant. After working for three years, she decided to leave journalism and became associated with the equity department of Dean Witter Reynolds. However, her selection of different work from her actual work of journalism didn’t last long. She came back in the journalism as a reporter/researcher at Forbes. Then in 1992, she moved to the Dow Jones/Hearst start-up Smart Money. Initially, she worked as a staff writer but later she was promoted as the senior editor. She served Dow Jones for the five years and started her work at Money Magazine in 1998. Besides her work as a journalist, she also appeared on the programs like ‘The View, Live With Regis’, ‘Kelly’. She also appeared as a regular guest on ‘Oprah Winfrey Show’. She has also worked as a writer for Parents, Seventeen, Cosmopolitan. Her most of the books has been successful to create the positive impact. Currently, she is working as the financial editor for the NBC’s ‘Today Show’. Apart from her professional work, she also supports various groups. She has also worked as the Director of Education for ‘SavvyMoney.com’ in 2011.

Moving towards her life, she is a married woman. She got married to Eliot Kaplan in 2009. She is enjoying happy life with her husband. From her marital relation with Kaplan, she has delivered two children. After being blessed with two children, she seems much happy in her life. Till date, she has maintained her good relation with her husband such that there is no news of their divorce. The well-known journalist has been successful to maintain her both personal and professional life.

The extremely talented journalist, Chatzky has made her name recognized all over the world through her exceptional work of journalist and motivational speaker. The talented media personality is near to age of 50. Even at the age of49, she has maintained her body in an elegant manner. She looks much younger to her real age. Being a medial person, she must look beautiful to attract her viewer to her TV shows. Till date, she has been successful to maintain her beautiful body in a good shape. However, there is not any information available about her real body measurements figure. But from her appearance on her shows, she looks like having close body measurement figure to 36-24-36 inches. She has an average height of 5feet 7 inches and weight of 58 kg. As she is blessed with such a mesmerizing body, she frequently shows off her hot and bold pair of legs and feet in her shows. Her seductive body looks hot when she wears sexy bikini outfit.

Through her successful journalism, she has gained both recognition and rewards. Jean has served for several networks. She has been highly appreciated for her tremendous work. The popular journalist might be getting handsome amount of salary but she has not mentioned her real salary and net worth figure in the public. Jean has also been awarded with several awards in her career. In the year 2002, she was awarded with Clarion Award for the magazine columns from Association of Woman in Communications. She has also won a Gracie Award from American Women in Radio and Television for her radio show. Considering her good work, Chicago Tribune named her one of the nation’s 30 best magazine columnists in 2003. More information about her can be gathered from the wiki and various internet sites. Her brief bio is also available on IMDb.