MANAGE YOUR MONEY.

REACH YOUR DREAM.

“You’ve never seen financial education like this.”

– National Jumpstart

COMEDIC FINANCIAL SPEAKER & AUTHOR

Colin Ryan is a nationally in-demand, award-winning comedic financial speaker, author, and educator.

Colin is on a mission to make financial education transformational and approachable through comedy and storytelling.

He has spoken to over 500,000 students and adults, and was named one of the top 10 financial presenters in the U.S.

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Custom video content

Colin creates custom video content that helps educational and financial institutions better connect with young adults and parents.

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A comedic guide to money

A painless guide to finances if you’re looking to increase knowledge, confidence, and ever wondered, “Why on earth did I do THAT with my money?"

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Speaking events

Interactive and unforgettable talks on the key skills of financial success and engaging financial education.

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Colin’s Keynote Speeches:

MANAGE MONEY

“A COMEDIC GUIDE TO MONEY”

Perfect for: College Students, Millennials, Parents, Staff, Entrepreneurs

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TEACH MONEY

“THE ART OF CONNECTION”

Perfect for: Financial Educators & Financial Service Professionals

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Popular Articles

Financial Education Hinges on the First Hour

Most of us didn’t get much financial education as kids - certainly not as much as we would have liked. Now, as adults, we know how remarkably valuable it is, and we’d love to go back in time and have someone teach us all the things we know now about finances. Except...

How to Talk To Kids About Budgeting (Now With Helpful Mantras)

Did you know that less than half of American adults have a budgeting system? According to the 2018 Council for Economic Education’s Survey of the States, the number of budgeting adults runs at about 40% - though when I shared this stat with a finance professional, he...

Financial Literacy vs Financial Wellness vs Financial Capability

In 2009, I saw an ad for a job at a credit union in Vermont to “increase financial literacy among Vermont high school students.” Although I was very good at living off of the tiny paychecks of a freelance journalist, I had no formal background in finance - as...

5 Personal Finance Apps that Save You Money and Time

ShopSavvy: lets you scan barcode of item at the store and see if you're getting the best deal based on area stores and online stores Fixx: app that lets you track every time you choose to pass on buying an item and every time you give in... to...

The Importance of Financial Education

Do you know the nine words almost every adult says when they find out that one of my biggest audiences for financial education is students? “I wish I had that when I was younger.” And then they usually follow it up with sentiments like: “That would have...

What is Financial Comedy?

It took me a long time to figure out how to describe what I do. I wasn’t purely a comedian or a speaker or a financial planner. I finally cracked it with Financial Comedian or, even more accurately, Comedic Financial Speaker. Do those job titles sound made up to you?...

Removing The Shame From Personal Finance

"We need to start talking about money in this country. We have this very powerful culture of shame around money, because none of us want to be seen as failures." - Helaine Olen, author of Pound Foolish & The Index Card Like it or not, people don’t change money...
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