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Pat Advaney

Senior Director of B2B Marketing, Betterment

Pat Advaney

About Pat

Pat is passionate about helping people make sense of the jargon-filled world of retirement and investments. Her experience prior to Betterment includes many years at Transamerica where she held senior positions in investments, marketing, and participant experience. Pat received a B.A. in English from Vassar College.

Articles written by Pat

4 Reasons Why Women Need To Start Saving More And Sooner

Women face unique financial challenges that make saving for retirement more urgent.

Here’s How Other Millennials Are Saving For Retirement

The retirement savings habits of the millennial and Gen Z generations might surprise you.