American-born journalist Dagen McDowell said that politicians don’t care some the small business owners. She commented about to help small business to recover the economic shutdown due to the coronavirus pandemic. The world is facing a hard time, and people are staying at home to be safe. The news anchor talked about how the world is affected by the coronavirus not only socially but also economically.
Dagen McDowell is a news anchor at the Fox Business Network. Throughout her career, she has covered several breaking news, including financial. McDowell is married to Jonas Max Ferris, who is an economist analyst. Here everything you need to know about Dagen. Also, take a closer look at the below facts.
|Birthdate||January 9, 1969 (age 51)|
|Birthplace||Brookneal, Campell County, Virginia|
|Profession||Business News Anchor, Accountant|
|Net Worth||$5 Million|
|Spouse||Jonas Max Ferris|
Dagen McDowell is From a Family of Irish Background
Mary Dagen McDowell was born and grew up in a small town in Brookneal, Virginia. Dagen studied at a local high school in her hometown. Then McDowell enrolled at Wake Forest University from where he graduated in Bachelor of Art and majored in journalism and history
Her parents are enjoying their eighties and often shared their photos on her social media. Also, she has a brother. Her brother lives in Virginia, along with his wife and daughter.
McDowell is a Business Correspondent for the Fox News Channel
McDowell got her first job as a financial journalist at the Institutional Investor’s Newsletter Division. Previously, she worked as a dressing room attendant and also sold out of a cart on a golf course. In 2003, he joined the Fox News Channel, and since then, she has been serving as a business correspondent.
McDowell also makes regular appearances across Fox Network programs like Outnumbered and CAVUTO Live. Afterward, Dagen joined as an anchor in the Fox Business Network in September 2007. Moreover, she appears on FBN’s Mornings with Maria daily.
Before entering broadcast news, she wrote a personal finance column called ‘Dear Dagen’ for TheStreet.com. Further, McDowell worked for Smart Money Magazine.
Dagen McDowell Married Jonas Ferris In 2005
Like her, Jonas Ferris works for the Fox News Channel. Jonas is also a panelist and is known for his show, Cashin’ In. In addition, he has been working as an economic advisor for a long time. Also, he is the founder and editor of MaxFunds.com.
When the couple met for the first time, they worked together for the Fox News Channel. In fact, Dagen was married to her ex-husband when they met. However, the identity of her ex-husband is still under wrap.
According to Fox Business, Jonas and Dagen were chosen to counter each other’s arguments about mutual funds on the show. Eventually, the couple fell in love and tied the knot in 2005. It’s Jonas first married and Dagen’s second marriage. There is no info about their children.
She Is a Pet Lover
McDowell and Ferris have adopted a Chihuahua dog named Roman. She is a dog lover. Also, she and her husband are the parents of two dogs, Charlie and Dale.
McDowell Loves Football
The Fox news anchor loves to watch football games. Every weekend, she watched football on tv with her husband. She is a huge fan of the American football team, Washington Redskins. In addition, she loves music too. Some of her favorite songs include Natural Forces, The weight, Rock &Roc, Over the Hills and Far Away. One more thing, she is vegan.
Net Worth of Dagen McDowell
Dagen has been working in the television industry for almost two decades. In these years, she has worked in several journals, magazines as well as news channels. She makes thousands of dollars salary from Fox Channel. However, the salary of Dagen is still under review. Hence, Dagen McDowell has a whopping net worth of $5 million.
On the contrary, her husband, Jonas Ferris’s net worth, is said to be around $6 million.
McDowell is Online on Twitter
As a media personality, she keeps updates about the situation around the world. McDowell is active on various social networking sites such as Twitter, Instagram, as well as Facebook. On her Twitter bio, she states that she works for Fox Business and Fox News. Also, she rescues dogs.