Career enthusiast and financial feminist are just two ways Hilarey Wojtowicz describes herself. As the senior career and finance editor for Swirled, overseeing the Thrive vertical, Hilarey's goal, both in the office and out, is to empower women in their careers and personal finances at all times. Hilarey is on the board of New York Women in Communications, teaches social media analytics at her alma mater, The College of New Jersey, is a master at budgeting (she bought her first home at 25), and goes to the beach and punk rock concerts as often as she can. Her prior career experience consists of positions at Meredith Xcelerated Marketing, The Cashlorette, a Bankrate.com website, Doorsteps by realtor.com, and more. She has a masters in journalism from the University of Missouri, and currently lives in New Jersey. Follow her on Twitter @HilareyAnn.