Andria Cheng is an industry-acknowledged financial journalist. She has written for publications including the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, Bloomberg News and USA Today on both hard business and personal finance topics from entrepreneurship to real estate. She is currently also a senior contributor to Forbes. Her insight on the pulse of consumer spending and future of the retail industry is widely followed and described as a distinct voice in a sea of noise. She has been ranked a top industry influencer since 2013.