Retirement Columnist, Author, and Public Speaker

Rodney A. Brooks has written weekly or bi-weekly columns for the Washington Post, USA TODAY and He has also written on retirement and personal finance for the PBS website Next Avenue,, the ESPN website The Undefeated and Black Enterprise magazine.


Brooks has written extensively for newspapers, magazines and websites. Although he specializes in retirement planning and personal finance, he has written on a wide variety of subjects, including income disparity and athletes and finances.


Brooks has ghost written six books for financial planners and finance experts. He has a certificate in financial planning from Georgetown University and 40 years as a financial journalist at newspapers like USA TODAY and the Philadelphia Inquirer. So, he is uniquely qualified to ghost write your book. Contact his representatives for more information.


Brooks speaks often on subjects such as financial planning and financial literacy. (See public speaking) Contact his representatives at SRB Communications to book him.
From more information or a press kit contact SRB Communications, 1020 16the St., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20036. Phone: 202-775-7721.

Rodney Brooks speaking at The Financial Planning Association

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