The Plutus Foundation is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization that provides grant money to provide opportunities for the financial media to create, develop, and administer community-based programs that enhance financial literacy, education, and empowerment.
Harlan L. Landes founded one of the first independent ``personal finance blogs,`` Consumerism Commentary, to hold himself accountable for his own financial decisions and the Plutus Awards to highlight independent financial publishers.
Director of Development
Sarah Bettencourt has worked in the finance and non-profit sector for the past ten years. As a personal finance social strategist, Sarah has worked with many finance blogs, educators, and young parents.
Director of Grants and Programs
Jana Lynch has worked in and with the nonprofit sector for the past 16 years as a case worker, adviser, and administrator. Active in local nonprofits, she also holds Master's Degree in Urban Affairs and Public Policy.