Elizabeth MacDonald Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 07 Sep, 2021
Facts of Elizabeth MacDonald
Date of Birth: 1962 , January-2
Age: 59 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 4 Inch
Name Elizabeth MacDonald
Nick Name E Mac
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Rockville
Profession Business journalist
Working For Fox Business and Fox News
Education Canisius College
Online Presence Twitter,Wiki
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Elizabeth MacDonald is a business journalist who works for Fox Business and Fox News. She has appeared in different TV and radio shows as a guest commentator.

Elizabeth is regarded as one of the leading business reporters among the worldwide TV channels. She is in the top list of anchors from different media like CNBC, ABC, MSNBC, and Fox.

Early Life and Education

MacDonald was born on 2 January 1962 in Rockville, New York. She is a talented journalist in the corporate media. Elizabeth graduated B.With honors from Canisius College in the year 1984. She belongs to a medium-class family.

She has been covering the business in her reports since 1988. Elizabeth MacDonald is the one who had covered the markets, corporate accounting scandals, and the IRS (Internal Revenue Service) for the Wall Street Journal and the Forbes Magazine.

Her reports had helped to broaden the rights of taxpayers and reforms at the agency. Her work was acclaimed as award-winning. Elizabeth also had covered behind-the-scenes bailout controversies at the US Treasury and the Federal Reserve.


Elizabeth MacDonald is considered to be the first journalist in her nation to alarm about the corporate accounting scandals in the mid to late 1990s reporting from the Wall Street Journal. Elizabeth MacDonald is a senior editor of Forbes magazine and former fiscal editor of Worth Magazine.

Her main task at Forbes was to cover stock markets and earnings and created Forbes Magazine’s top-rated annual feature “The World’s 100 Most Powerful Women” which was read widely around the world in 2004.

Since 2007, she has been working for the Fox Television Network as its stock editor and part of the team. She has been anchoring on Fox News and Fox Business Show, Forbes on Fox and E Mac’s Stock watch respectively. Elizabeth MacDonald is nicknamed E Mac by her loved ones.

 She has won 14 awards for her outstanding work in the business field among which some of them mention is the Gerald Loeb Award for Distinguished Business Journalism, Newswomen’s Club of New York Front Page Award for Excellence in Investigative Journalism, and Award of Society of Professional Journalists considering Outstanding Public Service Reporting. She has a high demand in News Channels.

Personal Life

MacDonald is an unmarried woman. She has not revealed her relationship publicly. Her sister, nieces, and mother are occupied in teaching occupations. She is efficient with ideologies and posses a slim body with alluring legs due to which even at the age of 51, E Mac is capable of gathering the attention of millions of her viewers.

The secret of her beauty and slim body that even many of the young women does not have which she has in her early fifties may be due to proper intake of balanced diet and some physical exercises to keep her slim and fit.

eMac is helping the entire American citizens from high-level business entrepreneurs to taxi drivers advising them how to utilize their income, investments, and finances through her show-giving ideologies.

But it is still a mystery if this talented woman has a husband or if she is divorced or single. She has kept her low personal profile so there is no confirmed information if she is married ever. But what we can conclude is she has a busy professional life as being one of the demanding journalists in the media.

Net Worth and Body Measurements

MacDonald's current net worth is $12 million. She earns a huge amount of money from her job. According to a source, FNC pays an annual average salary of $75K-$90K to its employee. So, we can believe that her salary is somewhere in the above range. 

There is no exact net worth disclosed on her but she must be paid to a good one as per her notable work. One can find information and photos of her on different internet sites along with that, she can be followed on Facebook and Twitter as well.