Frances Aylor is passionate about travel and investing. She has visited the Forbidden City in China, the Hermitage in Russia, the Wailing Wall in Israel, and Iguazu Falls in South America. She enjoyed white-water rafting in Costa Rica, parasailing in Mexico, hot air ballooning in Sedona, and whale watching in Alaska. She holds the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation and worked for 28 years in the financial services industry. She served as president of CFA Society Virginia. Promoting financial literacy is one of her key goals. MONEY GRAB is her first financial thriller. Connect with Frances at www.francesaylor.com.