Guiding Cents’s purpose is to guide people to take control of their personal finances and make smart money decisions by sharing actionable articles and resources on how to earn, save and manage money.

Guiding Cents envisions a world where there is less money stress. The Guiding Cents’s mission is to empower people to make smart choices with and grow their money and assets.

Martin Hamilton, Founder
Martin is an entrepreneur, philanthropist, and the founder of Guiding Cents.
The website has helped many people transform their finances, providing editorial and video content with the sole purpose of helping people stress less about money and find complete financial freedom if they so desire.

Guiding Cents is self-funded and has been profitable since its inception.

With a focus on journalism and creative storytelling combined with innovative revenue-generation that puts the audience first, Martin and his team are revolutionizing the financial digital publishing media model.

Before founding Guiding Cents, Martin spent ten years as a campaign worker crafting messages for many other websites, directing strategy, and raising thousands of dollars for important causes.
He also is a past Licensed Realtor and Mortgage Consultant.
An active Online Real Estate Developer, Financial Researcher.
A Copywriter and Digital Marketing Specialist.
US Navy Aviation Veteran.
Was a Corporate Employee for 16 years with United Airlines.

Martin supports a number of local groups and initiatives, and speaks about entrepreneurship, alternative career paths and mission-based careers.

Martin Hamilton | Guiding Cents
“Our goal is to improve peoples lives by helping them
spend less time worrying about their finances
and more time enjoying life.” – Martin Hamilton, Founder