Michael Taylor is the lead consultant at Cedarcrest Consulting.

He is the author of The Financial Rules For New College Graduates: Invest Before Paying Off Debt And Other Tips Your Professors Didn’t Teach You, published in 2018 by Praeger ABC-CLIO.

Michael writes the popular Sunday “Smart Money” finance column for Hearst Corporation’s San Antonio Express News and Houston Chronicle. He served as a board member and finance chair for The United World College of the American West. He previously sold emerging market and mortgage bonds for Goldman Sachs, founded a distressed debt investment firm, and worked as a fixed income consultant.

He graduated Magna Cum Laude from Harvard and was a Fulbright Scholar to Mexico.

He lives in San Antonio with his wife and 2 children.

Michael Taylor’s Social Media and Financial Literacy Projects

Blogging as Bankers-Anonymous
Bankers-Anonymous YouTube Channel
Bankers Anonymous Facebook
Bankers Anonymous Twitter


Cedarcrest Consulting
Arsenal Station
PO Box 830669
San Antonio, TX 78283

Tel. 210 872 0331
Fax. 917 591 3181