Ben Huber


Ben graduated from Virginia Tech in 2011 with a B.S. in Biology. He went on to obtain a B.S. in Nursing from Western Governors University in 2015, and worked as a Clinical Administrator for a regional hospital network before launching DollarSprout with his long time friend and business partner, Jeff, in October of 2017.

A long-time entrepreneur, Ben used his corporate experience, along with an established interest in hosting and web design, to launch what has become one of the fastest growing personal finance sites in the world.

A quoted personal finance expert in numerous online publications, including NBC, Business News Daily,, Discover Bank, MarketWatch, Intuit, Policygenius, Yahoo, and more, Ben works to help others live their best life financially.

To date, DollarSprout has helped over a million readers get a better handle on their finances. All of the content on DollarSprout is crafted with the intent to help readers worry less about money and make smarter financial choices — an important mission to Ben and Jeff.

Outside of work, Ben is a sports enthusiast (both playing and observing), and enjoys spending time with his fiancé, Morgan, and his dog, Sydney.

To learn more, connect with Ben on LinkedIn.

29 Best Work From Home Jobs for 2021

Work from home jobs have exploded in popularity over the past ten years. See why so many people are ditching the traditional 9-to-5 for legitimate, high-paying home-based jobs.

Ben Huber01 Jun

How to Know if You Have a Shopping Addiction (and how To Overcome It)

Shopping can transition into an addiction if you start using aimless purchases to fill an emotional or social void. If you think you or someone you love might have a shopping addiction, here’s how you can identify and manage it.

Ben Huber17 Jan

18 Financial Goals You Should Absolutely Have in 2021

Setting short term financial goals, and then following through, is key to your long term financial success. Here’s a smart list of financial goals for 2021.

Ben Huber20 Dec

15 Best Money Making Apps for Your Smartphone or Mobile Device

Money-making apps are quickly becoming a popular way for people to make extra money from their phone at home or on the go. We found all the best, legit apps that pay you cash to complete small tasks on your phone.

Ben Huber14 Oct

13 Easy Ways to Get Cheap Gas (And Free Gas Cards)

Gas is expensive, but that doesn’t mean you have to break the bank to get around town. By reducing the number of miles you drive and using these 13 ways to get free gas, you can consistently fill up your tank at almost no cost.

Ben Huber07 Aug

How to Start a Profitable Blog in 2021 (Step-by-Step Guide for Beginners)

Starting your own blog has the potential to drastically change your life. Just last month we made nearly $180,000 blogging and it was a total dream come true. In this article we’ll show you how to start a blog and how you can make money blogging from anywhere in the world.

Ben Huber26 Feb

15 Seasonal Jobs Hiring that Pay $10/Hr or More

If you’re out of a job or simply searching for new opportunities, you’ll be happy to know that the holiday season – coined the “hiring season” – is just around the corner. Check out these places hiring for high paying seasonal jobs.

Ben Huber13 Nov

How to Live on One Income When Money is Tight

Living off one income while trying to support others is difficult, but it can be done, even when a person is living paycheck to paycheck. Check out these 8 tips for reducing your expenses and learn to live off one income.

Ben Huber15 Jul