Ramit Sethi

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Ramit Sethi
Born (1982-06-30) June 30, 1982 (age 39)
California, United States
Alma materStanford University (B.A.), 2004 (M.A.), 2005
Known forBlogging
Spouse(s)Cassandra Sethi
RelativesPrab Sethi (father)
Neelam Sethi (mother)[1]
Maneesh Sethi (brother)

Ramit Singh Sethi is an American personal finance advisor and entrepreneur.[2] Sethi is the author of the 2009 New York Times Best Seller, I Will Teach You to Be Rich and founder of GrowthLab.com,[3] owner of IWillTeachYouToBeRich.com, and owner and a co-founder of PBworks, a commercial wiki website.[4]

In 2015, Sethi announced the launch of GrowthLab.com, an end-to-end online marketing resource.[5]

Early life and education[edit]

He attended Bella Vista High School in Fair Oaks, CA,[citation needed]. In 2004, he graduated from Stanford University with a Bachelor of Arts (Information & Society) in Science, Technology & Society with a minor in Psychology.[6] In 2005 he received a Master of Arts in sociology (Social Psychology and Interpersonal Processes), also from Stanford.

Personal life[edit]

In 2018, he married Cassandra Sethi.[7]


In 2009, Sethi released I Will Teach You To Be Rich.[8] He re-released an updated version in 2019.

Sethi also has a chapter giving advice in Tim Ferriss' book Tools of Titans.


In 2015, Sethi raised over $350,000 for the non-profit Pencils of Promise.[9]


  1. ^ Ron Lieber (4 May 2012). "How to Raise a Financial Wizard". New York Times. Retrieved 3 Jul 2014.
  2. ^ "Ramit Sethi: The new finance guru on the block". New York: CNN Money. December 13, 2011. Retrieved February 21, 2012.
  3. ^ "Start, Build & Grow a Successful Online Business". growthlab.com. Retrieved 2017-03-12.
  4. ^ About PBWorks accessed 22 December 2012
  5. ^ "GrowthLab | Start and Grow Your Online Business". GrowthLab | Start and Grow Your Online Business. Retrieved 2016-01-11.
  6. ^ "Ramit Sethi: Did You Know?". South Asian Exec. January 11, 2011. Retrieved February 21, 2012.
  7. ^ Contributor, Ramit Sethi. "I've been writing about money for 15 years, and I can tell you too many couples talk about money all wrong". Business Insider. Retrieved 2021-11-11. {{cite web}}: |last= has generic name (help)
  8. ^ Patton, Meiko (2016-02-08). "'I Will Teach You To Be Rich.' Here's How One Man Continues to Make Good on That Promise". Entrepreneur. Retrieved 2018-09-20.
  9. ^ "Pencils of Promise".

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