Jonathan Wu

Jonathan is the CEO and Co-Founder of ValuePenguin. He reports on an array of topics, including the financial services industry, healthcare reform, and financial products for consumers. He previously worked in the financial services industry, including at such hedge funds as Avenue Capital Group.

Which Companies Could Be the Next ICO Candidate?

With the hype around Bitcoins and other cryptocurrencies in the last few months, several sizable public companies in the US have benefited...

Why The Health Plan’s Impact Will Be Different In New York and Vermont Compared To The Rest of The Country

The proposed American Health Care Act and what you need to know if you're in New York or Vermont.

7 Realities if You Have Obamacare or Plan to Get It

It’s a time of uncertainty for the Affordable Care Act. Read our seven notes on the status of the healthcare law, and how changes may or...

Poor First Quarter Results for Auto Insurers on the Back of Harsh Winter and Lower Oil Prices

For Berkshire Hathaway owned GEICO and Allstate, the first quarter of 2015 was a surprisingly poor quarter for their auto insurance...

Are NYC Taxi Drivers Taking The Best Routes To LaGuardia Airport?

Anyone who has frequented taxi rides in New York City will quickly realize that the experience can be quite varied. Unlike Uber, yellow cab...

New DOL Proposed Rule to Expand Fiduciary Coverage for Retirement Advice

Last week, the Department of Labor (DOL) issued a new proposal that would expand the types of retirement investment advice covered under...

American Express Earnings: A Look Forward At Its Costco Divorce

A look at why American Express chose to give up such a large piece of its business.

Comcast and Time Warner: Not Much Overlap At All

The announced merger of Comcast and Time Warner Cable will consolidate two of the largest companies in the cable industry. Between the two...

How Much Does Wedding Insurance Cost?

There are two types of wedding insurance coverage. event cancellation coverage, which handles costs and expenses associated with the...

Wedding Insurance - What is It? Is It Worth It?

Read our in-depth guide on how wedding insurance works and how to determine whether it's worth it for you.

The Tax Break New York Startups Are Missing Out On: Computer Hardware Sales Tax Exemption

If you're a New York technology company, developer or designer and create apps, websites, web-services or any other software that you sell...

American Express Membership Rewards: An In-Depth Value Analysis

Read our guide on American Express Membership Rewards to find out how to get the most out of the points you've earned