Our origin story

We started realworld
because we made our fair share of mistakes
like missing our health insurance enrollment deadline
navigating adulthood
like when you reply all to an email meant for just one person
and wondered, where’s the trusty sidekick for this?
So, we decided to build it ourselves

Our research

We interviewed thousands of college students, twenty-somethings, employers, academics, and subject-matter experts about life in the real world to ensure this wasn’t just an “us problem.” (It’s not.)

Our product

We transformed that collective insight into a comprehensive, personalized platform designed to help you make smart, informed decisions about finance, health, and life’s big moments. In our book, when you empower young people with the knowledge they need, you can change the world.

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Real people
on a real mission.

GET TO KNOW OUR TEAM

We’re a hardworking, fun-loving, savvy team on a mission to simplify adulthood and make life’s transitions easier.

Join our team
team

Real people
on a real mission.

genevieve ryan bellaire

genevieve ryan bellaire

founder + CEO
EST 2017

biggest adulting mistake?

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gillian katz

gillian katz

head of brand + creative director
EST 2017

biggest adulting mistake?

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rebecca abramson

rebecca abramson

head of product
EST 2019

biggest adulting mistake?

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daniel son

daniel son

head of engineering
EST 2021

biggest adulting mistake?

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samantha pecan

samantha pecan

product designer
EST 2021

biggest adulting mistake?

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mary aidan hanrahan

mary aidan hanrahan

research + content manager
EST 2021

biggest adulting mistake?

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jose rosario

jose rosario

senior fullstack sofware engineer
EST 2021

biggest adulting mistake?

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jenni macklin

jenni macklin

fullstack software engineer
EST 2021

biggest adulting mistake?

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matt neary

matt neary

platform engineer
EST 2021

biggest adulting mistake?

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