Awards

 First Place: Business Reporting, New Jersey Society of Professional Journalists (2013).

First and Third Place: Daily Column – Newspaper Writing, New Jersey Society of Professional Journalists (2013).

First Place: Business and Financial Writing Portfolio, New Jersey Press Association Better Newspaper Contest (2013).

Recipient: Communications & Leadership Award, Toastmasters District 83 (2013).

Second Place: Daily Newspaper Column, New Jersey Society of Professional Journalists (2012).

Third Place: Public Service-Daily, New Jersey Society of Professional Journalists (2011).

Second Place: Daily Newspaper Column, New Jersey Society of Professional Journalists (2010).

Winner:  National Heart of Financial Planning Award, Financial Planning Association (2010).

Winner: Best in Business Award, Society of American Business Editors and Writers (SABEW)  for Bamboozled, The Star-Ledger’s consumer affairs column (2010).

Winner: Heart of Financial Planning Distinguished Service Award, Financial Planning Association of New Jersey  (2009).

Winner: Spiritual Category, San Francisco Book Festival. You’re Not Who You Think You Are by Albert Clayton Gaulden (Karin Price Mueller, line editor, 2009).

Winner: Best in Business, Overall Excellence, SABEW (The Star-Ledger, 2006, 2003).

Certificate of Merit:  Best in Business, Overall Excellence, SABEW (The Star-Ledger, 2005, 2004).

Winner:  Friendship Award, Financial Planning Association of New Jersey (2004).

Winner:  Excellence in Financial Journalism Award, N.Y. Society of CPA (TheStreet.com, 1998).

Winner: Best Business or Consumer Programming, CableACE Award (CNBC, 1996).

Finalist:  Best Business or Consumer Programming, CableACE Award (CNBC, 1995).