Charla Freeland

Washington, D.C.

Audio Producer

Education: Howard University, BA in Broadcast Journalism

Charla Freeland is an audio producer for The Washington Post, focusing on the "Color of Money" personal finance series by Washington Post columnist Michelle Singletary. Prior to her work in finance, she worked for a decade as a political news producer for various Washington Post podcasts, WAMU's 1A, and SiriusXM’s POTUS Channel.
Latest from Charla Freeland

Need financial advice? Call your mother.

In this bonus episode of Post Reports, listen in as personal finance columnist Michelle Singletary talks about money and “adulting” with her daughters.

February 4, 2023

How to be smart with your money at every age

Personal finance columnist Michelle Singletary offers financial advice for every stage of life.

January 23, 2023

Check out The 7 for Friday, December 30

This week, we’re bringing you episodes of The 7 - a new podcast from The Washington Post. Your host Jeff Pierre takes you through the seven most important and interesting stories, so you can get caught up in just a few minutes. Make it a habit in the new year.

December 30, 2022

The 7 for Thursday, December 29

This week, we’re bringing you episodes of The 7 - a new podcast from The Washington Post. Your host Jeff Pierre takes you through the seven most important and interesting stories, so you can get caught up in just a few minutes. Make it a habit in the new year.

December 29, 2022

The 7 for Wednesday, December 28

On The Post’s new podcast, "The 7," host Jeff Pierre takes you through the seven most important and interesting stories of the day. It's a way to get caught up in just a few minutes. It comes out every weekday at 7 a.m. Check it out today, then find and follow "The 7."

December 28, 2022

Check out The 7 for Tuesday, December 27

This week, we’re bringing you episodes of The 7 - a new podcast from The Washington Post. Your host Jeff Pierre takes you through the seven most important and interesting stories, so you can get caught up in just a few minutes. Make it a habit in the new year.

December 27, 2022

How to ‘Eat & Flourish’ in 2023

Today on “Post Reports,” the way what we eat – and how we eat it – affects our mental health, not just our physical health. Plus, how to eat for your emotional well-being in the new year.

December 23, 2022

Trump continues to be plagued by legal woes

For Donald Trump, it’s one legal battle after another. Let’s check in on the status of several key investigations involving the former president as he mounts his 2024 campaign to return to the White House.

November 29, 2022

Trump is back. Back again.

Former president Donald Trump has officially announced his bid for the White House in 2024. However, factions in the Republican Party aren’t sold on having Trump back in power and a series of legal investigations could further complicate his run.

November 16, 2022

So, who won?

Democrats outperformed expectations in Tuesday’s midterms, but Republicans still look likely to take back the House. We talk to reporters covering Congress and the White House about what to make of the results we have so far, and what to look for next.

November 9, 2022