MMMF is a mission-driven financial tech company that combines culturally relevant financial content and simple to use tools to help young multicultural consumers manage their money with confidence. MMMF’s web app, Money Made Simple TM automates budgeting, provides automated financial advice and helps users choose the best financial products to build wealth.
Ortega is a serial entrepreneur with over a decade of leadership in the public and private sectors. Prior to leading My Money My Future, Ortega was a corporate securities attorney in New York where she worked on complex securities litigation. Ortega also founded a boutique research consulting firm and a New York based international non-profit and has spent over a decade working on policy initiatives involving economic inequality and human rights. Ortega has a B.A. from the University of California, Los Angeles and a J.D. from Fordham University School of Law.
She is also leads InvestUp, an Angel investor group on crowdfunding platform Republic. She is a contributor to TechCrunch and Huffington Post on issues of law, tech and diversity and is an advisor with Republic, an equity crowdfunding platform. Ortega has been featured in Forbes, CNN, TechCrunch, American Banker, NPR and La Opinion.