Award winning blogger, consultant, experimenter, and daddy. With over eight years building communities online, Jay's projects have reached 18 million+ views and are routinely featured in the media. He loves coffee, hip-hop, personal finance, and collecting coins. You can find his full story here.
j. money press

current projects:

Budgets Are Sexy // a blog on personal finance and freedom
Rockstar Finance // a collection of the best articles on money
PF Directory // a database of resources for personal finance bloggers
Coin Thrill // a blog on coin collecting

advisor to:

Digit // a financial startup that automatically saves you money
Republic Wireless // a kick-ass wireless phone company
Plutus Foundation // a 501(c)3 promoting financial literacy


- Full feature in Forbes
- Winner of 10 industry awards
- 2013 Financial Blogger of The Year
- Judge in FinCon's inaugural FinTech Startup Competition
- Dubbed a top "Social Influencer" in personal finance & wealth
- Budgets Are Sexy named best blog for twentysomethings by Kiplinger
- Rockstar Finance named a best site for money advice by Business Insider

retired projects:

Love Drop // a philanthropy project that raised over $90,000 in 12 months
M.O.N.E.Y. // A podcast on personal finance and financial independence
Take Our Stuff // a fun weekly giveaway site

random facts:

- Drives FrankenCaddy
- Inventor of The Lifetime Wealth Ratio (LWR)
- Founder of International Be Proud of Your Money Day! (October 19th)
- Was once turned into a comic
- And maker of ridiculous websites:,,,

say hi:

"He says really nice things but looks like a weirdo. He's like the Miley Cyrus of Finance" Alison G.