Get Rich Slowly Video Contest – $500 x 3 – Over 18 yo – Due April 15, 2012

Posted on 6:04 am in April 2012, Cash Contests, Over 18 by Lynnie

It’s Your Turn to Tell Your Story.

Since April 2006, JD Roth and other writers have shared about debt elimination, frugality, saving money, and practical investing with millions of readers — now it’s your turn!  Submit a short video about your personal finance tips or your money success stories.


• Entries are accepted March 15 to April 15, 2012, winners announced May 1
• Videos must be 2 minutes or less
• Limit 1 entry per category
More About Each Category
Personal Finance Tip
Have some tips that helped you improve your finances? Share them with other readers! Whether it’s about bluiding up saving, earning extra money, smarter negotiating, debt elimination, or any other money-related topic, we want to know about it.

Success Story
Tell us how something has affected your life and how you’ve achieved a financial win, whether it’s big or small. We’re also interested in hearing in-process stories. Not all of us have achieved success, but many of us know that with changes we have made, we’re on our way.

Website Award
This award is for folks who have a website of their own, and would like to have it featured at Get Rich Slowly. You don’t have to create an additional video, just indicate that you’d like your video considered for this award when you submit it under one of the other categories.


Contestants must be at least 18 years of age at the time of entry, and legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia. Void in Puerto Rico and where prohibited by law or regulation.

Judging Criteria

Entries will be evaluated on creativity and originality, compelling stories, and usefulness to Get Rich Slowly readers. Number of views and ratings at YouTube will also be taken into consideration, so get your videos in early!


$500 for each category

Please don’t hesitate to ask any questions in the comments below.