Frances Ballantyne, a 97-year-old born into the Great Depression and moved to New York during World War II joins Quentin Fottrell, MarketWatch's personal finance editor to share her life experience, her mistakes and smart money moves, how she has weathered crises and has been able to live comfortably.

Wed, Sep 15, 2021 · 12:00 PM Eastern Time (US & Canada) (GMT -4:00)
Quentin Fottrell
Personal Finance Editor, MarketWatch
Quentin Fottrell is the personal-finance editor at MarketWatch. He was the Irish correspondent for Dow Jones Newswires and The Wall Street Journal from 2003 to 2011. In 2008, he wrote a book, Love in a Damp Climate, which explored the social changes in Ireland during the country’s economic boom.
Frances Ballantyne
Frances Ballantyne, lived through the Great Depression, the Second World War, the assassination of JFK, the Vietnam War and Civil Rights movement of the 1960s, and New York in the 1980s when it was the center of the AIDS crisis, the last pandemic the world experienced before COVID-19.