Financial Wellness Council

Dr. Brad Klontz

Brad Klontz

Bradley T. Klontz, Psy.D., CFP® is an expert in financial psychology, behavioral finance, and financial planning. He is a Managing Principal of Your Mental Wealth Advisors, an Associate Professor of Practice at Creighton University Heider College of Business, and a founder of the Financial Psychology Institute®.

Dr. Klontz is a Fellow of the American Psychological Association and a former President of the Hawaii Psychological Association. He was awarded the Innovative Practice Presidential Citation from the American Psychological Association for his application of psychological interventions to help people with money issues and the Journal of Financial Planning's 2018 Montgomery-Warschauer Award, honoring the most outstanding contribution to the betterment of the financial planning profession.

In addition to his Dr. Brad Klontz YouTube Channel, Dr. Klontz has been a contributor for publications including Harper's Magazine, The Guardian, and Success Magazine, and a columnist for the Journal of Financial Planning, On Wall Street, NAPFA Advisor Magazine, and

He has co-authored/co-edited six books on the psychology of money: Money Mammoth, The Financial Wisdom of Ebenezer Scrooge, Wired for Wealth, Mind Over Money, Financial Therapy, and Facilitating Financial Health.

Dr. Klontz's work has been featured on ABC News' 20/20, Good Morning America, and in USA Today, The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, Time, Kiplinger's, Money Magazine, NPR and many other media outlets, podcasts, magazines, and journals.