Mint.com, the leading online personal finance management service, was honored with two Webby Awards this month. Being engineers, not comedians, we’re asking your help to craft two hilarious, but just 5 word, speeches for us to use when accepting these awards honoring our online financial management service.
We’ve been getting a lot of buzz lately on our upcoming private beta for investment accounts. But, in the meanwhile, we’ve quietly been introducing some improvements to our existing personal finance software that we wanted you to be aware of … and use!
Who is to blame for the subprime lending mess? Is it the borrowers who have been remiss with their financial management responsibilities? The lenders who should know better than to give consumers who haven’t been disciplined about their financial tracking — the rope to hang themselves with? Could there be something or someone else at fault?
I’m very pleased to announce the launch of our partnership with The Motley Fool today. Our relationship with them means we’ll be able to offer great Motley Fool personal finance and investing advice to you here, on the Mint.com Content Network.
It’s safe to assume that Daryl and Mary thought it was an April’s Fool joke when they first got our email saying they’d won our Holiday Spending Hangover contest – but they believe it now! Please join us in congratulating our two Grand Prize winners.
We announced last week that we’d closed our second round of VC financing. We welcome Benchmark Capital as a new investor in Mint.com as they share our passion for helping people understand and do more with their money.