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YNAB Certified Coach Directory

Looking for one-on-one help with a certified YNAB coach? You’re in the right place!

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YNAB Certified Coaches have completed a nine-week training course and are able to coach you on all of the ins and outs of using YNAB along with additional steps to help get your finances on track. Pricing is determined individually by each coach.

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    Nick Kaylor

    Budget Better LLC
    Located at McKinney, Texas, United States
    • In-Person Meetings
    • Remote Meetings

    Nick, a husband and dad to 3 young kids, coaches software teams by day and budgeters by night. As life evolves, so should our budgets and Nick’s goal is to make asking for help Not A Big Deal as people figure out budgeting, how to use YNAB, and their financial priorities.

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    Andrea Liebross

    Andrea Liebross Coaching, LLC
    Located at Carmel, Indiana, United States
    • Remote Meetings

    Andrea’s known for helping bold, ambitious women make clear, confident decisions, so that they get exactly what they want, every time. By simplifying, making things “doable” and fun, Andrea’s clients shift from believing what they want is impossible or daunting to possible.

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    Margo Blackstone

    Margo Blackstone Coaching
    Located at Duluth, Minnesota, United States
    • In-Person Meetings
    • Remote Meetings

    Margo is a midwife and hype woman turned money coach. She loves helping women budget as a sacred self-care practice, and so that they can find the money to fuel their dreams and help make the world a more beautiful place.

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    Heather Emerick

    DiploBudgets
    Located at Vienna , Virginia, United States
    • Remote Meetings

    Do you live abroad and wonder how to use YNAB overseas? I am an expert in helping you create a budget that will work for your life as an ex-pat. So go on that trip and experience all this crazy life has to offer. Don’t worry; the bills will be covered!

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    Darío Martínez Batlle

    Sal de la Olla
    Located at Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
    • In-Person Meetings
    • Remote Meetings

    ¿Hablas español y quieres usar YNAB para dominar tus finanzas? Yo estoy preparado para acompañarte en tu camino. Soy Dominicano y en mi país, imaginamos la estrechez financiera como estar dentro de una olla ardiente. ¡Trabaja conmigo y saldrás de la olla para siempre!

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    Lindsey Ciarrocca

    The Exuberant Elephant
    Located at Carlisle, Pennsylvania, United States
    • Remote Meetings

    Lindsey is a YNAB Certified Budget Coach and a Certified Money Coach (CMC)® and has been helping clients take control of their money in order to live their Greatest Life and create positive change in the world since 2016.

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    Suzanne Chaix

    Swell Rising
    Located at Concord, California, United States
    • In-Person Meetings
    • Remote Meetings

    Hi, I’m Suzanne. I’m a blogger and wellness coach who believes that financial wellness is vital to one’s happiness. I discovered YNAB in 2018 and have been a strong advocate for it after seeing the way it has improved my financial outlook. Let me help you do the same!

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    Carrie Hayes

    Better Budgets
    Located at Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    • Remote Meetings

    I’m a budgeting & personal finance coach. I specialize in YNAB for small business, and for those working the tech and healthcare fields. However, all professions are welcome. My approach uses emotional engineering to ensure you succeed at YNAB, and budgeting.

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    Hal Prather

    Your Profit Pro
    Located at Sharpsburg, Georgia, United States
    • Remote Meetings

    My “first” career was as a financial counselor and software consultant. Now, I use those skills by operating our growing homeschool business which includes Your Profit Pro. I serve individuals, families, and small businesses on their journey to financial freedom.

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    Jeff Merrell

    Wise Money Mentor
    Located at Sandy, Utah, United States
    • In-Person Meetings
    • Remote Meetings

    I’ve helped hundreds of people feel more confident, deliberate, and informed when managing their money, and I’m confident that I can help you as well. My approach combines live coaching and just-in-time, on-demand coaching to meet you in your moment of need.

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    Matt Renwick

    Budget Coaching for Educators
    Located at Mineral Point, Wisconsin, United States
    • In-Person Meetings
    • Remote Meetings

    I help educators create awareness around their income and expenses, break out of the paycheck-to-paycheck cycle, and build confidence to reach their personal goals.

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    Anita O’Neal

    Powerful People Plan
    Located at Dallas, Texas, United States
    • Remote Meetings

    Anita is a CPA and has an unwavering passion for helping people learn to manage their money. She helps people make peace with their money so they have the emotional and financial freedom to do the things God called them to do and be everything God called them to be.

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    Joe Ahrens

    Budget Coach Joe
    Located at Snellville, Georgia, United States
    • In-Person Meetings
    • Remote Meetings

    Joe is a retired educator with 28 years of experience as a teacher and leader. He has been using YNAB since 2014. His unique experience of teaching, coaching leaders, and experience with YNAB is exactly what you need to take your budgeting game to the next level.

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    Emily Freeman

    One Step Forward Financial Coaching
    Located at Kalispell, Montana, United States
    • In-Person Meetings
    • Remote Meetings

    Do you have big (almost impossible) dreams you’re looking to accomplish? Are you looking for the money to fund those dreams? Work with me to change your dreams into goals and your goals into actionable steps that will take you far beyond what currently seems possible.

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    Celia Benton

    Located at Madbury, New Hampshire, United States
    • In-Person Meetings
    • Remote Meetings

    Celia is a homeschooling mom of 3 who has been using YNAB to thrive as a one income family. She also is a moderator of the YNAB Fans Facebook group where she troubleshoots budgets and answers questions daily. Her passion is reducing the mental load of finances for everyone.

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    Josh Collier

    Gig Harbor Financial Services
    Located at Fircrest, Washington, United States
    • In-Person Meetings
    • Remote Meetings

    I’ve been budgeting almost as long as I’ve had a bank account – and I’ve still had to learn many lessons the hard way! I love sharing what I’ve learned to help you find the same financial freedom and sense of control that I experience through YNAB.

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    Nicole Cooley

    Located at Bellingham, Washington, United States
    • Remote Meetings

    Nicole Cooley helps service based entrepreneurs manage cash flow in their business (building profit, saving for taxes, and paying yourself) using YNAB. She believes in a holistic approach to money that combines your numbers, values, beliefs, and dreams.

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    Alexis Dumire

    The YNAB Coach (U.S.)
    Located at Williamsville, Illinois, United States
    • In-Person Meetings
    • Remote Meetings

    My goal as a budget coach is to help you figure out your priorities and then use your financial resources to honor those priorities. We start with what’s most important to you, what your goals are – big and small, and what roadblocks you’re encountering, and work from there!

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    Ruth Liebel

    Ruth Liebel Financial Coaching
    Located at Meridian, Idaho, United States
    • Remote Meetings

    I’m the mother of four great kids, the wife of a soldier and trauma surgeon, and a passionate financial coach. I specialize in helping couples get on the same page, but I love helping everyone enjoy the life-changing magic of a great budget.

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    Beth Williams

    New Hope Budget Counseling
    Located at Gainesville, Georgia, United States
    • In-Person Meetings
    • Remote Meetings

    As a retired educator of 32 years, I have a passion for teaching. I want you to be debt free and in control of your budget, just like I am! I’m a single mom so I know how stressful and bleak finances can be, but I also know that YNAB and coaching can change that for you.

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    Lindsey Hardegree

    Get Organized Y’all
    Located at Atlanta, Georgia, United States
    • Remote Meetings

    By day I’m a nonprofit executive & doctoral student. By night (and weekend!) I help people to create their ideal life by organizing their spaces, systems, and finances. YNAB Certified Budget Coach | Productivity Consultant | Professional Organizer certified by Marie Kondo.

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    Anita Dombovari

    High Level Coaching
    Located at Denver, Colorado, United States
    • Remote Meetings

    I help socially-conscious people stop settling for a mediocre life in order to embody abundance in the finances, love life, & craft.

    Along with the mental elements, there are practical elements, like YNAB! Let’s get you on the path to abundance in all areas of your life!

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    Terri Hughes

    Budget Harmony
    Located at Norfolk, Virginia, United States
    • In-Person Meetings
    • Remote Meetings

    Hi! I’m inspired to teach others that having a budget is the framework for the life they want to live. Financial peace and priorities can coexist in harmony. As a budget coach, I can help you take the first steps to financial peace without sacrificing the fun in life!

  • Headshot of Elizabeth Schuhr

    Elizabeth Schuhr

    Located at Roswell, Georgia, United States
    • Remote Meetings

    With over 25 years of finance and accounting experience, numbers are my second language. I balance out working with a large publicly traded company by helping individuals and small businesses take control of their finances.

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    Bobbi Olson

    CentsAble Chat
    Located at La Habra, California, United States
    • In-Person Meetings
    • Remote Meetings

    My goal is to help you build a budget that helps you become financially independent – whether that means getting out of debt, breaking the paycheck-to-paycheck cycle or starting out with good money habits, so you never know the despair of debt or living paycheck to paycheck!

  • Headshot of Jacqueline Keeley

    Jacqueline Keeley

    Creative Accounting
    Located at New York City, New York, United States
    • Remote Meetings

    I fell in love with YNAB in 2014 when it gave me control over and confidence with my money for the first time in my life. This led me to become a personal finance coach in 2018. I’m passionate about teaching YNAB and seeing others succeed!

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    Katharine Williams

    Located at Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
    • Remote Meetings

    I am a firm believer that financial wellness has a huge impact on our health, our happiness and our resilience. I know that it does for me.

    I am based in Scotland, UK, and my background is in theatre and social change.

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    Sareeta Lopez (she/her)

    Located at Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    • In-Person Meetings
    • Remote Meetings

    Sareeta is a trauma-informed financial coach, certified through the Trauma of Money program in addition to YNAB. Natural communicator and masterful teacher, Sareeta’s insights come from both professional teacher training and personal lived experience with trauma.

  • Headshot of Jerneice Holmes

    Jerneice Holmes

    JJHolmes Financial
    Located at Royersford, Pennsylvania, United States
    • Remote Meetings

    A CPA by day, my true passion is in helping individuals and small businesses achieve financial freedom through positive cash flows and prudent financial habits. The debt cycle crushes the mind and the spirit, and I truly believe YNAB holds one of the keys to breaking free!

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    Marian Carroll

    The Budget Workshop
    Located at Morris County, New Jersey, United States
    • In-Person Meetings
    • Remote Meetings

    I am a certified budgeting and wellness coach assisting clients in achieving their financial objectives through budgeting and goal-setting. Serving all income and age levels, and specializing in retirement planning, for those who are near or new in retirement.

  • Headshot of Kerrie Saephanh

    Kerrie Saephanh

    Mindful Budgets
    Located at Oakland, California, United States
    • In-Person Meetings
    • Remote Meetings

    I provide values-focused coaching to help individuals and couples find peace with their money. Let’s build your budget and find a routine that ACTUALLY works for you. Transparent pricing included!

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    Allan (they/them/iel) Buckingham

    Outdoor Life Planning
    Located at Banff, Alberta, Canada
    • In-Person Meetings
    • Remote Meetings

    There’s no right or wrong way to structure your life or your money. I’d love to help you sort out how best to set up your money so it can support the life you want to live. My passion is helping people make the money work so they can spend more time outdoors.

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    Timothy Kelly

    Private Practice Budget Academy
    Located at Aurora, Colorado, United States
    • In-Person Meetings
    • Remote Meetings

    You can sort through a client’s mess like a boss but shrink and hide at the idea of dealing with your money. You need a place that can teach you what’s needed to take control of your finances, and I help private practice owners spend confidently. Come learn more.

  • Headshot of Nance Pease

    Nance Pease

    Located at Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States
    • In-Person Meetings
    • Remote Meetings

    Need to build a healthier relationship with money and calm your imposter-syndrome inner critic so you can feel more confident and have a more meaningful life? I help people build that through solid mindsets and actual skills so they know how to put these ideas in action!

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    Ellen Oliver

    Systems by Ellen, LLC
    Located at Blacksburg, Virginia, United States
    • Remote Meetings

    I support women entrepreneurs by offering bookkeeping and budgeting for their business and their personal finances.

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    Amanda Perez

    Amplified Budget
    Located at Corona, California, United States
    • Remote Meetings

    I enjoy helping clients define their budget and know where their money goes. Over 12 years ago, YNAB helped my family get out of debt, pay for university without student loans, and buy our first house. It also helped us raise financially mature young adults. Let’s chat…

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    JanaLee Pickett

    Hope on a Dime
    Located at Eagle Mountain, Utah, United States
    • In-Person Meetings
    • Remote Meetings

    With 5+ years coaching experience, 10+ years YNAB experience, and as a 100% debt free (walking the talk) retired homeschool mom; I meet couples where they are and help them communicate, find clarity, and feel hope in their financial journey. — Fluent in both English and ASL.

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    Kat Sklar

    The Friendly Spreadsheet LLC
    Located at Portland, OR, United States
    • Remote Meetings

    I’m a CPA, spreadsheet enthusiast and fan of helping people find processes that fit THEM. I’m especially excited to work with fellow small business owners, especially if you identify as a creative or ‘not a numbers person’. You got this!

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    Scott Stillman

    Scott Stillman
    Located at Clear Lake Shores, Texas, United States
    • In-Person Meetings
    • Remote Meetings

    Scott Stillman helps you fight off the pirates and weather the storms in your financial life. He owns a Financial Planning practice with 22+ years of experience. From Budgeting and Investments to Insurance and Planning, talk to Scott for help charting your financial path.

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    AJ Frenzel

    MoneyDoula Coaching
    Located at St. Paul, Minnesota, United States
    • In-Person Meetings
    • Remote Meetings

    Coach, hand holder, real human person.

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    Jen Fuhler

    Located at Edwardsville, Illinois, United States
    • In-Person Meetings
    • Remote Meetings

    My career is in teaching writing, but I love creating space for others to share their money stories and goals. As a certified YNAB coach with a master’s degree in personal financial planning, I help people alleviate stress through budgeting and financial therapy.

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    Hillary Bullions

    Practical Budgeting Solutions, LLC
    Located at Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
    • In-Person Meetings
    • Remote Meetings

    Hillary walks alongside you as you gain New Perspectives to manage your paycheck to create a stress free/guilt free/goal minded financial life! In addition, she works with teens so that they move into their adult lives with a strong financial foundation.

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    Zenia McLaughlin

    Sacred Connection Journeys
    Located at Bishop, California, United States
    • Remote Meetings

    I work with people who want to make space for something new to happen with their money. We’ll start with an expansive conversation about the “energy of money” and its purpose in your life as we set up your budget in YNAB. From there, new possibilities are sure to emerge.

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    Galt Dunn (he/him)

    Galt’s Budget Coaching
    Located at Sacramento, California, United States
    • In-Person Meetings
    • Remote Meetings

    I’ve been budgeting since 19, and now at 30 I do budget coaching for anyone. My goal is to help you feel in control of your finances and spending. Shoot me an email if you’re interested to [email protected]!

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    Cory Morris

    Morris Better Bookkeeping
    Located at Kearney, Nebraska, United States
    • In-Person Meetings
    • Remote Meetings

    Budgeting just makes life better. I work with small businesses to make sure their books are in order. I believe your business should support your life, not the other way around, and a good budget gives you the clarity to do it!

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    Nicole White

    Roo Budgets
    Located at Wisconsin, United States
    • Remote Meetings

    As the budgeter of a low income household, I’ve been able to get off the paycheck to paycheck cycle & learn to have a healthy relationship with money. I have a passion for teaching and want to help people live their best life through YNAB. Let’s get out of debt together!

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    Tyler Smith

    Tyler Smith Consulting LLC
    Located at Lehi, Utah, United States
    • Remote Meetings

    Accelerate your financial progress with private, friendly coaching. Master the YNAB method and Apps.

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    Kristin Economos

    Your College Coach
    Located at Des Moines, Iowa, United States
    • In-Person Meetings
    • Remote Meetings

    Hi! I’m a university educator with expertise in budgeting for college students and young professionals as they make the transition to post-graduate life. I love equipping students with skills for the launch to early adulthood, and I’d love to work with you!

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    Holly Grosvenor

    Microstuff LLC
    Located at Fairfax Station, Virginia, United States
    • Remote Meetings

    Since 2018, Holly Grosvenor has been a financial coach, helping families gain financial confidence to take control of their lives and guide them towards financial independence. She provides one-on-one coaching on basic personal finances.

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    Rasheeda N. Creighton

    Killing Superwoman®
    Located at Richmond, Virginia, United States
    • Remote Meetings

    Rasheeda Creighton is a licensed attorney, entrepreneur, nonprofit executive and personal finance enthusiast. She seeks to help other women, especially Black women, take control of their financial lives, starting with money values & budget coaching.

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    Chelsea Alventosa

    The YNAB Coach
    Located at Bristol, United Kingdom
    • In-Person Meetings
    • Remote Meetings

    I’m passionate about helping others feel at peace with their money. If you need help with managing your day-to-day cash flow and figuring out what to do when your next paycheck hits, I’m your gal. Let me help you finally stop panic-refreshing your bank account on pay day!

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    Julia McCleave

    Fresh Start Budgeting
    Located at Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    • In-Person Meetings
    • Remote Meetings

    Find peace of mind about money during times of change.

    I can help you set up a budget that reflects your priorities and be your coach, cheerleader, and support person as you achieve your financial goals.

    I’m based in Canada and love working with individuals and couples.

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    Paul Hollingdrake

    BudgetCoaching.co.uk
    Located at London and Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom
    • In-Person Meetings
    • Remote Meetings

    Freelancing on a variable income, Paul found the mental wellness benefits of YNAB’s method outweighed the financial security. His coaching offers a new money mindset with non-judgemental help based in self-compassion. Coaching for personal, family, & small business finance.

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    Jaime Lyerly

    Jaime Lyerly Coaching
    Located at Lake Havasu City, Arizona, United States
    • In-Person Meetings
    • Remote Meetings

    Do you have a non-linear brain or have a hard time getting started or sticking with budgeting? I can help! I have been a life coach for 9 years, and have been coaching on budgets for about 2 years. I believe that budgeting can be fun, and a great tool for creating more.