About Us

Our #1 goal is to make it easy to learn about personal finances. We believe smart money decisions come from being informed about your choices.

At Teach Me! Personal Finance we do this by creating comprehensive financial guides, tutorials, and resources that are meant to be accurate and easy to understand.

Our Background and Expertise

Teach Me! Personal Finance (TMPF) was started by Ryan Rollins in 2016 to share his passion for personal finance.  TMPF has since grown over the past few years into a robust online resource for all things money. We offer pragmatic guidance that helps our readers grow their wallet, while never charging for help. 

So how we do make money?  Some of our articles contain affiliate links that pay us a commission when a reader clicks or uses the product.  We’ll always be transparent about this, telling you at the start of the article.

This doesn’t change our objectivity.  We value your trust.  We know it’s hard to earn and easy to lose.  We’ll always be truthful in our reviews and assessments.

Teach Me! Personal Finance Team

Ryan Rollins


Ryan received his BSBA from Longwood University and his MBA in Entrepreneurship from the University of Louisville.  He’s also a certified PMP. Ryan was first bitten by the entrepreneurial bug while working in product management for a start-up.  It was also when he discovered his passion for personal finance.
Since that time, Ryan has continued to chase this passion while working in the finance, technology, and banking industries.  Ryan lives in beautiful Richmond, Virginia with his wife and children.



Interested writers must have a background in business, banking, personal finance, or investing. Please note If you have specialized certifications or are a Certified Public Accountant, a Certified Financial Planner, a Financial Risk Manager, or a Chartered Financial Consultant.
If interested please contact us and include your education, work history, and relevant certifications.

Our Editorial Standards

At Teach Me! Personal Finance we pride ourselves on the objectiveness and quality of our resources.  If you ever come across an article that you think could be improved, please contact us below. 

No Personal Investment Advice: Teach Me! Personal Finance does not provide personal legal, tax, accounting, or investment services.  Every one of our readers has different circumstances and qualified professionals should be consulted before making financial decisions.

Product Reviews: Our reviews are objective, based on research and testing.  Some of our links are for affiliates that pay us a commission. Those affiliates do not influence our recommendations.

Experts Wanted

  • Do you enjoy arguing the merits of the debt snowball vs. the debt avalanche?
  • Do you know the difference between an ETF and a Mutual Fund?
  • Roth IRA vs. Traditional 401ks?
  • Are you able to explain complex financial topics in easy to understand ways?
  • Are you an expert communicator who happens to be a Certified Financial Planner?
  • If this sounds like you, you’re our type of person. 
  • Drop us a note to get in touch!

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