LOS ANGELES, Nov. 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- From billionaire investing titan Warren Buffett and life coach Tony Robbins to "Rich Dad" author Robert Kiyosaki and Dave Ramsey, dubbed "America's trusted voice on money," the best and brightest money gurus are facing off in GOBankingRates' fifth annual "Best Money Expert" competition.
The yearly "Best Money Expert" competition spotlights 12 leaders of the finance world and invites readers to vote for their favorite #MoneyIdol, like 2014 winner, entrepreneur and bestselling author Josh Felber.
This year, GOBankingRates is collaborating with Ally Bank to bring readers the 2015 competition. The 12 finalists for "Best Money Expert" were chosen by the GOBankingRates editorial team, in consultation with editors at top financial publications and media outlets, and represent the smartest voices leading today's conversations on money.
12 Top Money and Finance Experts of 2015:
- Warren Buffett
- Josh Felber
- Tim Ferriss (The 4-Hour Workweek)
- Chris Hogan
- Clark Howard
- Robert Kiyosaki
- Nicole Lapin
- Jeanette Pavini (Coupons.com)
- Dave Ramsey
- Tony Robbins
- Kyle Taylor (ThePennyHoarder.com)
- Liz Weston
"Personal finance can be confusing," said Cameron Huddleston, the Life + Money columnist for GOBankingRates.com. "Fortunately, there are experts people can turn to for trusted advice and help making sense of this complicated topic. Our annual competition identifies the best of these experts."
The competition, along with voting, goes live Dec. 1 and continues through the end of December, after which the "Best Money Expert" for 2015 will be announced.
GOBankingRates will also publish content throughout December to help readers get to know these 12 top experts of the year, including their personal financial success stories, original quotes and fresh advice. Readers can visit the site to learn more about what makes each finalist a strong candidate to be this year's 'Best Money Expert' and see each expert's answer to the question, "What's you're No. 1 money tip for 2016?"
Find out more about the competition and experts at http://www.gobankingrates.com/personal-finance/announcing-2015-best-money-expert-competition/.
GOBankingRates.com is a leading portal for personal finance and consumer banking information, offering visitors the latest on everything from finding a good interest rate to strategies for saving money, investing for retirement and getting a loan. Its editors are regularly featured on top-tier media outlets, including U.S. News & World Report, Forbes, Business Insider, Daily Finance, Huffington Post and more. It specializes in connecting consumers with the best financial institutions and banking products nationwide.
Connie Lundegard, Media Relations