Laura Petrecca is a business reporter and New York City deputy bureau chief for USA TODAY. She oversee video operations for USA TODAY’s New York City office and helps to run the MONEY section’s social media efforts. During her journalism career, Laura has produced thousands of articles and videos on topics such as health, personal finance, small business, advertising and workplace issues. She has spoken on hundreds of local and national TV programs including the Today show, Good Morning America, CNN, Access Hollywood and Inside Edition. Laura has a bachelor's degree in journalism from the University of Maryland and a master's degree in journalism, as well as a certificate in business and economics from Columbia University.