Liz MacDonald Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 06 Sep, 2021
Facts of Liz MacDonald
Date of Birth: 1962 , January-2
Age: 60 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Name Liz MacDonald
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Rockville Centre
Ethnicity White
Profession Journalist
Married to N/A
Education Canisius College
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Elizabeth Jayne McDonald was born on 2nd January 1962 in Rockville Centre, New York, United States. She is a veteran business journalist, an author, as well as a senior stocks editor for Fox News and Fox Business. Elizabeth is fondly referred to as eMac. Her nationality is American and she is of white ethnicity. Her entire childhood was spent in New York.

Education and Career

She has completed her B. A graduated in 1984 from a private college named Canisius College, which is located in Buffalo, New York. She has covered various magazines including Forbes and Wall Street Journal.  There she created Forbes ‘top-rated annual ranking, The World’s 100 Most Powerful women’. Elizabeth MacDonald is regular in a Fox Business show named Opening Bell with Maria Bartiromo, Varnery & Co., and Cavuto. She also appears on Outnumbered, Red Eye with Tom Shillue, Happening Now, and Your World Neil Cavuto.

When Elizabeth MacDonald was working at the Wall Street Journal, she delivered front-page stories, economic Outlook columns, editorials, heard on the street columns, and breaking news. During the time, she has also written a story based Freedom of Information Act, which is about the Kennedy Administration’s secret IRS program to audit its political enemies.

For The Wall Street Journal,  Elizabeth MacDonald has also delivered a scoop on the secret details about the historic settlement between the Church of Scientology and the IRS. Prior to working with The Wall Street Journal, she used to work as the financial editor and used to write cover stories for Worth and she has also covered taxes and the IRS for Money.

Elizabeth MacDonald has been working for the Fox Television Network since 2007 as stock editor as well as part of the team. She also has been working as an anchor on Fox News and on the Fox Business Show, Forbes on Fox,  as well as E Mac’s Stock, watch respectively. She is also helping the entire American citizens from taxi drivers to the high level of business entrepreneurs on how to utilize their income, finances, and investments through her television show giving the ideologies.

Personal life

It seems like the current relationship status of Elizabeth MacDonald is single. There has been no other information about her having any affairs in the past. It was rumored that Elizabeth got pregnant once but the rumor was completely false. She was also rumored to be a lesbian but the confirmation about the rumor has not been received yet. One can follow her on social media like Twitter and Facebook. The Net worth and salary of MacDonald are not disclosed by her. 


To date, Elizabeth MacDonald has won 14 awards which also include Gerald Loeb for Distinguished Business Journalism, the Newswomen’s Club of New York Front Page Award for Excellence in Investigation Journalism, and also Society of Professional Journalist Award for Outstanding Public Serving reporting.