Freelance Journalist | Editor | Artist

Moriah Costa is a freelance journalist and editor specializing in financial journalism, including investing, regulation, and banking. She also covers the business of cannabis, food, travel, and more. Her work has appeared in a variety of international publications, including The Arizona Republic, CBD-Intel, S&P Global, Thomson Reuters, and others.

Before going freelance Moriah worked as a financial reporter at, covering U.S. markets and commodities. She previously worked at S&P Global Market Intelligence as a banking reporter, covering U.S. regulators, markets and issues impacting the sector at large. She has covered a variety of stories, including education, personal finance, business and the cannabis industry. She has also written for Thomson Reuters, the Washington Business Journal, and the Phoenix Business Journal, among others.

Moriah got her Master’s in Financial Journalism from City University of London and her Bachelor’s in Journalism at the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University.

Besides journalism, she also has experience with content writing, business writing, drafting newsletters, managing social media, and editing videos.

In her spare time Moriah makes mixed-media art journals, and sells handmade watercolor paints and illustrations on Etsy

She currently lives in Madrid, Spain.