Susan Antilla is an award-winning journalist and the Founding Fellow of TheStreet Foundation, a nonprofit organization with the goal of supporting and expanding financial literacy for consumers through investigative journalism and custom research on high-impact financial topics.
She has been a financial journalist for 30 years, writing for The New York Times, USA Today and Bloomberg View, among others. Antilla is author of Tales From the Boom-Boom Room, the 2002 book that exposed a culture of sexual harassment at financial companies. She received a bachelor of arts degree from Manhattanville College and a master of arts in journalism degree from New York University. Antilla is an adjunct professor of journalism at Fairfield University.
Recent Articles By The Author
Stumpf, Wells Fargo Praised as 'Best' and 'Most Admired' Prior to Scandal
For years, there were signs that Wells Fargo had a fraudulent account problem. But that didn't stop magazines and research outfits from dubbing them 'best' in the business.
Trump's 'Locker-Room Talk' Is Latest Dumb Excuse for Misogyny and Sexual Harassment
Republican Presidential candidate Donald J. Trump says his shocking words about accosting women were nothing more than locker-room banter. Don't buy it.
You Think Wells Fargo's Bankers Are Bad? Take a Look at Its Brokers
Wells Fargo has been in the headlines since last month for outrageous customer abuses by its bankers. Its brokers have some issues, too.
Spanish-Language Version of Carlson v. Ailes Is Latest Harassment Case With Audio Recordings
When Gretchen Carlson's explosive case against Fox News founder Roger Ailes was filed in July, Karla Amezola already had launched her case against Spanish-language TV network Estrella using similar tactics.
Ponzi Schemes and Ripping Off Old People: Here's How Dishonest Financial Advisers Get You in 2016
State regulators released 2015 enforcement statistics this week, warning that Ponzi schemes, oil and gas frauds, Internet scams and affinity fraud are big problems. So is financial abuse of seniors.