Ruth has been writing for John Lewis Financial Services since 2022. She has been a financial journalist for over 15 years, beginning her career at the Financial Times, then becoming the Deputy Money Editor for The Sunday Times and later launching the personal finance website Times Money Mentor.
Ruth entered the world of freelancing in 2021 and since then has written for a wide range of publications including The Stylist, Forbes, The Independent and The Mail on Sunday. Ruth has received eight awards for her financial writing including National Journalist of the Year and Consumer Financial Journalist of the Year. When she’s not writing, Ruth spends time with her two children, acts as a magistrate and volunteers for the NHS.