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Lindsey Burgess

Chief Marketing Officer at YNAB

Lindsey Bickel Burgess is the Chief Marketing Officer at YNAB. She started her career at YNAB establishing the always-friendly, often hilarious YNAB voice, and you’ll still find her writing about the relatable side of budgeting when she’s not managing the swelling ranks of the marketing team. When she’s not working, you’ll find her sipping Diet Coke and laying out the plans for renovating the next room of her house.

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Financial Fireworks: Happy 4th of July

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How to Build Credit at 18 Years Old

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Buying a House in an Expensive Area: A Love Story

When COVID hit, my priorities changed. And me? I decided buying a house I loved in an expensive area was a priority. I don't regret it.

Financial Intimacy: The Budget Meeting Date Night

A regular Budget Meeting Date Night, is a chance to evaluate whether or not your money is still aligned with your priorities.

How to Pay Off 100k+ in Student Loans

Mitchel had over 100K in student loans and it made him sick to his stomach. After a very brief moment of wallowing, he got to work.

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This season was HARD. At some point, I forgot what it felt to feel any other way than frustrated I wasn’t as productive as I planned to be...

How YNAB Started: The Origin Story

Nothing like a good origin story: how all the pieces add up to today's reality. I’m biased, of course, but YNAB’s is one of my favorites ...

The Best Budgeting App for College Students

What’s the best budgeting app for college students? The answer is...whichever one you’ll stick with. Try YNAB free for a year to find out!