What is yield positive
Yield Positive’s mission is to help everyday investors yield positive – positive returns, positive impact – through sustainable investing. We speak your language, not banker language. Our language is one of doing good in the world while making profit.
Investing is scary. Sustainable investing is confusing. We aim to translate the risks and complications to provide you with understandable and relevant content. This content is for educational purposes, to help you to make the best financial decisions for your economic situation and in alignment with your values. We all have different value priorities so we provide a diverse set of information.
Our current focus is everyday investors in the United States. However, if you’d like to write a post about investment in another country, please let us know.
Who we Are
Courtney Blodgett, Founder
Yield Positive’s founder is Courtney Blodgett. Courtney has worked for more than 15 years on sustainable finance, including being a climate finance advisor to the United Nations and leading the Impact Investing Team at Vulcan, Inc, the family office of Paul G. Allen, Microsoft’s co-founder.
Courtney is also a sustainable investor. She started Yield Positive after being frustrated by the lack of information available for individual investors.
The genesis story can be found in Yield Positive’s inaugural blog post.
Isaac Gross, Contributing Author
Isaac is the general manager for the Northwest and West Canada at Lime, the leading US smart mobility company. Before Lime, he worked for an emerging markets venture capital firm called Capria and for President Clinton’s Health Access Initiative. Isaac has an MBA from London Business School and a BS in psychology with Honors from Brown University. He lives in Seattle with his wife and son. Read Isaac’s blog post: Goma Or Greta – Why Sustainable Investing Is Hard.
We are looking for more contributing authors. We are committed to providing information for a diverse audience and believe that the best way to do this is through a diverse mix of authors.
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Yield Positive is for educational purposes only. We do not provide investment, financial planning, legal or tax advice. We provide information that helps you to make informed decisions about sustainable investing. Read our full disclaimer.
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