Helping consumers find reliable answers to their credit questions has been the theme of Gerri Detweiler’s work for the past twenty years.
As an expert on consumer credit issues, she has been interviewed for more than 3000 news interviews including The Today Show, Dateline NBC, The New York Times, USA Today and Reader's Digest. She has also testified before Congress.
As a speaker, she has addressed both consumer and industry audiences nationwide. She was a featured speaker in an 18-city speaking tour and has been a repeat guest at several events for financial planners.
As an educator, she is the author or co-author of five books:
Gerri is Head of Market Education for Nav, a website that helps entrepreneurs manage and build their personal and business credit.
For three years, she was the host of a weekly radio program Talk Credit Radio. Podcasts of many of the episodes are available on this website and on iTunes.
Gerri reaches thousands of consumers each month through these websites, as well as numerous others for which she contributes content. (She currently contributes to Money.com, Clark.com and AllBusiness.com.) She also hosted a weekly financial radio show and several hundred of her interviews are still available at that site for consumers to listen to online.
Gerri holds a B.A. in International Business/Political Affairs from Taylor University, and an M.A. in Adult Education/ Psychology from Vermont College.