NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Clarity Money, a revolutionary personal finance app that acts as the “Champion of your Money,” has been nominated for the 21st Annual Webby Awards, an international award honoring excellence on the Internet. The company was recognized in the financial and banking services categories for mobile apps. Clarity Money was created by venture capitalist and serial entrepreneur Adam Dell.
Clarity Money is in the running for the Internet industry’s two most prestigious awards: The Webby Award, as selected by the Academy, and The Webby People’s Voice Award, which is voted for by the public. The voting for the Webby People’s Voice Awards is now open and will close Thursday, April 20th, 2017 at 11:59 PM (PT).
Other nominees include established players like Wealthsimple, which won this category last year; Found Money by Acorns; Stash Invest; and N26. Since its launch in January 2017, Clarity Money has analyzed over $10 billion in transactions for customers, and has saved, on average, $300 per customer who have taken advantage of Clarity Money’s subscription cancellation service.
“We are dedicated to being the advocate consumers need to navigate their financial lives,” said Adam Dell, founder and CEO of Clarity Money. “Being nominated for a Webby Award is an incredible honor and the result of the fantastic efforts of the hardworking team at Clarity Money.”
The Webby’s have been called “Internet’s highest honor” by The New York Times, and are judged by the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences, bringing in 13,000 entries from 70 countries worldwide.
The winners for the 2017 Webbys will be announced on Tuesday, April 25th, 2017.
ABOUT CLARITY MONEY
Clarity Money is a personal finance management app that acts as your financial champion. Ushering in a new era of personal finance management and advocacy, Clarity Money uses artificial intelligence and data science to help consumers make smarter financial decisions and get the most from their money. The revolutionary features allow users to cancel and lower bills, get a better credit card, create a savings account and manage their finances, all from within the app, and all at the push of a button. Clarity Money is backed by leading technology and financial investors, including Bessemer Venture Partners, RRE Ventures, Maveron and Citi Ventures.
ABOUT THE WEBBY AWARDS
Hailed as the “Internet’s highest honor” by The New York Times, The Webby Awards is the leading international awards organization honoring excellence on the Internet, including Websites, Film & Video, Advertising, Media & PR, Mobile Sites & Apps, Social, and Podcasts & Digital Audio. Established in 1996, The Webby Awards received 13,000 entries from all 50 states and 70 countries worldwide this year. The Webby Awards is presented by the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences (IADAS). Sponsors and Partners of The Webby Awards include: Google, Vitamin T, EY, YouTube, WP Engine, Advertising Age, Billboard, Creativepool, Daily Pnut, Digiday, FITC, General Assembly, It’s Nice That, Mashable, Northside Festival, NUMA, Protein, RGD, Social Media Week, SoDA, Springwise, Sysomos, Taste Talks, The Hollywood Reporter, TubeFilter, WeRSM, WNYC.