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Phroogal in Press Media

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Twitter: @jasonvitug

Recent Press Mentions

+ Finance Start-ups Serve Wine, Food, Advice – USA Today
+ Five Retirement Savings Goals for Millennials – Reuters
+ 5 Steps Millennials Can Take Now for a Richer Retirement – Money
+ The Important Role Credit Unions Have on The Road to Financial Wellness –
+ Research Pays When New Grads Buy a Car – NY Times
+ Phroogal Founder Jason Vitug Shares His Startup Journey at Montclair Entrepreneurs – NJTechWeekly
+ Your Month-to-Month Guide to Extreme Money Confidence – Redbook
+ Top 10 Things I learned at My Virtual Wealth Summit – HuffingtonPost
+ Spend Money on Things You Love, Not Just Like, to Save More – Lifehacker
+ Mobile platforms: Another growth area for credit unions, banks – NJBiz
+ Startup Roundup: Phroogal, Lumos Learning, Navio Health – NJTechWeekly
+ Before You Go Cashless, Consider This – COOP Network
+ 10 Rules All Entrepreneurs Must Follow to Divorce-Proof Their Business Financially – TechCocktail
+ Rutgers alum finds inspiration in spreading financial wisdom – BTN LiveBIG
Financial Education Site Phroogal to Launch 1.0 Version This Month – Bank Innovation
+ IBM Watson Partnership Finalists: Who Will Join Sir Richard Branson On Necker Island? – Extreme Tech Challenge
+ Millennial growing pains: You only live once – NJBiz
15 Personal Finance Experts Tell Us: ‘The Best Thing I Ever Bought for $20 or Less’ – Huffington Post
6 Ways Smart Spenders Save More Cash – US News
3 Easy Ways to Sell Your Old iPhone – Yahoo News
How to Answer the 7 Rudest Money Questions – GoBankingRates
Solving Financial Incapability Through Answers and Access – MyStartupStory
Pay, Spend, Pay: How This Debt Mistake Can Set You Back – Forbes
5 Frugal Ideas for Last-Minute Weekend Trips – Yahoo Finance
Live Phroogally and Live Well – NJBiz
Look Out for Dealer “Holdback” When Negotiating a New Car – Lifehacker – TwoCents
Gap Years Are for Growups, Too –
10 Things A Startup Founder Learned About Money Backpacking Around The World – Business Insider
Phroogal Feels It Can Be the Site for Personal Finance Issues – NJBIZ
Financial Advice Portal Phroogal Wins First DEMOvation Challenge – Bank Innovation
CU Financial Literacy Platforms Score National Awards – Credit Union Times
Unfriendly: Customers Don’t ‘Like’ Banks on Social Media – Bank Innovation
Top Tech for Saving and Managing Your Money in 2014 – Huffington Post Financial Education
10 Entrepreneurs Share Their Biggest lessons of 2013 – Tech Cocktail
Defining the Path to Success – Norwich University
Making News in the Tech World With Phroogal – Cornell Football
Phroogal Startup Claims $80k From Crowdsourcing – Credit Union Times
Entrepreneur Moves From Palo Alto to New Jersey to Launch Phroogal – Nibletz
How to Get a Head Start on Your Finances in College –  LifeHacker – TwoCents
Phroogal Bridging the Financial Gap – CUInsight

Blog/Podcast Mentions & Interviews

Podcast: Episode 120 Jason Vitug – Farnoosh’s So Money
Podcast: Young Lions Podcast: Episode 2 – Jason Vitug of – Republic Wireless
Podcast: Phroogal and The Road to Financial Wellness – Denver Community Credit Union Blog Talk Radio
Podcast: Personal Finance, Travel And Becoming Royalty with Jason Vitug, Part 1 – Extra Pack of Peanuts
Podcast: Adventure, Crowd Funding, Finance, Mindset Jason Vitug of Phroogal Talks About it All – Freedom Academies
Podcast: The Entrepreneurial Journey with Jason Vitug – Part Two – The Muller Cast
Podcast: The Entrepreneurial Journey with Jason Vitug – Part One – The Muller Cast
+ Hacking your way to success in Crowdfunding – Crowd 101
Podcast: Spend Your Money on What Is Important –
+ Jet Setter Interview – Jason of Phroogal –
+ 10 Ideas for Dating on a Budget – Yahoo News
+ Live the YOLO life financially, and you can enjoy the results – NJBiz
Millennials and Our YOLO Financial Mindset – Fee Hacks
Expert Interview with Jason Vitug on Being Financially Literate –
THE YOLO Effect: Millennials and Money – Chelsea Krost
7 Ways to Have a Fun and Frugal Halloween – US News
The Best Thing I Ever Bought for $20 or Less – GoBankingRates
How Men Can Save on First Dates – Yahoo News
If You Write Too Much, Too Soon, You’ll Risk Burnout – For Profit Blogging
The Best Thing I Ever Bought for $20 or Less – GoBankingRates
Avoid The ‘Pay, Spend, Pay’ Pattern To Beat The Debt Cycle – LifeHacker
Expert Interview on Financial Success and Talking About Money with Jason Vitug – Mint
Save Money and Buy Food You Love – US News
5 Chronic Small Business Mistakes – Winvesting
41 Startup Guys Show Us What They ACTUALLY Wear to Work – Tech Cocktail
The Common Debt Mistake You Can’t Afford to Make – Learnvest
5 Frugal Ideas for Last-Minute Weekend Trips – USNews
Video: Bargain Shopping? Try Bargain Savings!– GoBankingRates
Podcast: Spend to Live with Jason Vitug (Episode 105) – Listen Money Matters
Want to Stop Spending Money? Get Busy. – Budgets are Sexy
I Am Jason Vitug, Founder Of Phroogal, And This Is How I Work – Frugaling
A Savvy Interview – Retirement Savvy
Podcast: Spend to Live – YoProWealth
50+ Money Savings Tips From Some of the Best Personal Finance Bloggers Today – Money Saving Dude


Great Advice for Grads | Summer 2014 – Inceptia
Guide to Living Life Rich | College Edition – Phroogal