Paul Reynolds

Paul is ValuePenguin's Content Editor, a role in which he oversees the development of editorial content and manages the site's growing staff of writers. He's had extensive experience in leading teams that create product information and comparisons, including serving as Electronics Editor (and in several other positions) at Consumer Reports and as Editorial Director at Top Ten Reviews, where he managed a team of 30+ people that created reviews in hundreds of categories, including financial products. Raised north of the border, he began his career at Canada's smallest daily newspaper and went on to be Editor-in-Chief at Canadian Consumer, "Canada's Consumer Reports."

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Harvey Should Remind Renters That They, Too, May Need Flood Insurance

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