Amber Jamieson

Amber Jamieson

A New Yorker via Melbourne, Amber Jamieson is an upbeat, well-informed reporter, currently reporting breaking news for Buzzfeed. Outside of her day job, Amber publishes a weekly newsletter, called Better Have My Money, which aims  to help newbies understand stocks. Smart, snarky and stylish, Amber approaches the mic shame-free.

Carl Joseph-Black

Carl Joseph-Black

Carl Joseph-Black is a third year law student at CUNY School of Law and an experienced financial professional. He’s worked for the big banks, but is passionate about supporting financial literacy in underserved communities. Carl publishes the newsletter Raising Benjamin, which breaks down financial news for millennials. Carl rocks the mic with passion and curiosity.

Ally-Jane Ayers

Ally-Jane Ayers

Ally-Jane (AJ) Ayers, CFP®, Enrolled Agent is a financial planner, freelance tax specialist, and former Senior Editor at Bandcamp. In her 20s, AJ watched so many artist friends succeed creatively while still struggling with their finances and realized it was time to do something about it. Along with Shane, she founded Brooklyn FI, a firm focused on providing financial services in Brooklyn. Freak out no more, AJ is here to help.

Shane Mason

Shane Mason

Shane Mason, CPA/PFS, CFP®, CSLP is a certified public accountant and certified financial planner who specializes in helping self-employed creatives and tech professionals foster wealth. After spending 7 years in the public accounting space, Shane embraced his independent spirit and launched Brooklyn FI with AJ. With a strong foundation in the technical elements of planning, Shane focuses on the nuts and bolts of financial planning. His dog Charlie looks like him a little bit!

Gilded Audio Team

Gilded Audio

Gilded Audio is an independent podcast production and development team based in New York City. Formed in 2013, our company collaborates with ambitious partners to create podcasts that reflect and refract the human experience. Focused on experimentation, attention to detail and thorough research, our team works diligently to prove that audio is the world's most powerful medium.