The Down Payment Movement is a collaboration of bloggers from across the U.S. who care about helping people achieve their goal of buying a home. Every member of this diverse group has their own stories about personal finance and homeownership. Be sure to check out their websites to learn more about them.

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PT Money

PT is obsessed with helping people achieve financial independence. He saved up 20% for his down payment and believes you can do it too.

ptmoney.com
Michelle Schroeder

Michelle bought her first house at the age of 20 and paid off her student loans at 24. She helps people learn how to earn more, save more, and live more.

makingsenseofcents.com
Tracie Fobes

Tracie and her husband paid off $37,000 of debt in just 27 months, earned their financial freedom, and started a website to help others do the same. 

pennypinchinmom.com
Jim Wang

Jim has been blogging about money for 10+ years and loves sharing his top strategies for getting ahead financially and in all aspects of life. 

wallethacks.com
Barbara Friedberg

Barbara has an MBA in Finance and several decades of investing experience. She enjoys sharing her wealth of knowledge with readers.

barbarafriedbergpersonalfinance.com
Teresa Mears

Teresa is a publisher, personal finance writer, and former journalist whose writing has appeared in many of the most-read news outlets.

livingonthecheap.com
Joseph Hogue

Joseph is a Marine Corps veteran who holds a CFA. He enjoys sharing his financial knowledge with all kinds of people on YouTube and on his blog.

peerfinance101.com
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Alanna Anthony

Alanna Anthony is a Certified Financial Educator and Personal Finance Coach. She has been blogging about personal finance since 2016.

financialdemics.com
Chelsea Krost
Chelsea Krost

Chelsea is an entrepreneur, speaker, consultant, and host of the popular #MillennialTalk chat. She is passionate about financial education.

chelseakrost.com
Carrie Smith
Carrie S. Nicholson

Carrie has been writing about personal finance and business for over 7 years. She is the co-creator of the popular Honest Money Podcast.

carefulcents.com
Casey Fleming

Casey is a personal finance enthusiast and a specialist in all types of mortgages. He is also a published author and he lives and works in Silicon Valley.

loanguide.com
Diego Corzo

Diego is a 26-year-old entrepreneur living in Austin, Texas who created his own website where he shares his journey to financial freedom.

freeby26.com
Max Smith

Max is a 24-year old financial wellness advocate and proud homeowner. His life motto is to enrich, encourage and empower all.

maxmymoney.org
Michael Dinich

Michael Dinich is a financial advisor who lives in Sayre, Pennsylvania. He enjoys working with clients and sharing his financial insights on his website.

michaeldinich.net/blog/
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Benjamin Feldman

Benjamin has written about personal finance and home buying for the past 5 years. He writes about homeownership topics at the Unison Blog.

unison.com/blog
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