The Dividend Ninja is a DIY (Do It Yourself) investor, who started blogging in 2010 about his journey into dividend stocks. After investing in mutual funds for years, and working with a second advisor in 2009, he realized it all came down to fees and commissions. Like most people, the market crash of 2008 and 2009 changed his views about investing and the financial industry.
Hank Coleman is a finance writer who has written extensively for many financial websites and publications in addition to his own blog Money Q&A. Hank holds a Master's Degree in Finance and graduate certificate in personal financial planning.
In 2011, Vicky continued her life-long obsession with numbers, math, and money by starting a blog called Vix Money. By documenting her personal journey through the wonderful world of personal finance, she hopes to raise awareness about topics such as the basics of personal finance, the proper usage of credit, and the basics of investing. Aside from writing, she also helps people who are interested in setting up their own spending plans, provides an unbiased second opinion on their current investments, and helps people set up goals to reduce their debt.
Brian is a financial advisor reaching out to people who want to realize their financial dream. He is a big believer in having a proper financial plan in place that covers all facets of your financial life, including investments, taxes, insurance, and estate. Brian holds the CHS designation and is currently working towards the CFP, the mark of financial planning excellence.
A Wealth of Common Sense is a personal finance blog that focuses on financial planning, investments, markets and investor psychology. You can use your common sense to help create a comprehensive financial plan. Ben Carlson, CFA helps manage the investment portfolio for an endowment fund and has been developing institutional investment strategies since 2005.
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