Damien Fahy named in top 25 most influential personal finance tweeters

3 min Read Published: 25 Sep 2014

Damien Fahy named in top 25 most influential personal finance tweeters

Damien FahyDamien Fahy founder of Moneytothemasses.com has been named in the top 25 most influential personal finance tweeters in the UK by the social media analytics website Peer Index. Interestingly he is one of the few people to make the list who is not a journalist with a national broadcaster or newspaper.

The Peer Index study of around 9,000 personal finance journalists, bloggers and members of the public looked at which Twitter users were being talked about, retweeted and were influencing discussions and opinions in the world of personal finance. The index uses a ranking system that reflects the influence of people tweeting about money and personal finance and how this influence is reflected across social media.

Damien who tweets at @money2themasses has, this year, published his first book 30 Day Money Plan: Take control of your finances in just 5 minutes a day as well as introduced a weekly podcast How to make it, How to save it, How to spend it .

The full table of most influential tweeters is shown below

Rank Twitter ID Name PFPi score Followers Description
1 @MartinSLewis Martin Lewis 97 311k Money Saving Expert
2 @paullewismoney Paul Lewis 96 76k Financial Journalist
3 @AThriftyMrsUK A Thrifty Mrs 92 13k Thrifty Blogger
4 @simonnread Simon Read 88 7k Personal Finance Editor - Independent
5 @Savvy_Woman Sarah Pennells 85 10k Founder of SavvyWoman.co.uk
6 @SkintDadUK Ricky Willis 80 4k Blogger
7 @MerrynSW Merryn Somerset Webb 80 12k Editor in Chief of Moneyweek
8 @KatieMorley_ Katie Morley 78 4k Personal Finance Writer
9 @taraevans Tara Evans 76 7k Money Editor @GoodToKnow
10 @emmalunn Emma Lunn 75 5k Personal Finance Journalist
11 @hilaryosborne Hilary Osborne 74 7k Editor of Guardian Money Website
12 @CashQuestions Annie Shaw 73 5k Financial Agony Aunt
13 @MoiraONeill Moira O'Neill 71 3k Personal Finance Editor, Investors Chronicle
14 @jeffprestridge Jeff Prestridge 71 8k Money Journalist
15 @gompertz Simon Gompertz 70 6k BBC Personal Finance Correspondent
16 @andrew_oxlade Andrew Oxlade 69 9k Head of Personal Finance at the Telegraph
17 @PennyGolightly Penny Golightly 69 5k Blogger
18 @_simonlambert Simon Lambert 69 4k This is Money Editor
19 @DanTLHyde Dan Hyde 69 6k Deputy Money Editor at the Telegraph
20 @SavvyAnnieUK Savvy Annie 69 2k Blogger
21 @rebecca_rutt Rebecca Rutt 69 4k Financial Journalist
22 @money2themasses Damien Fahy 69 1k Money Expert
23 @Petercampbell1 Peter Campbell 69 2k Financial Journalist - Daily Mail
24 @JonathanEley Jonathan Eley 67 3k Personal Finance Editor at Financial Times
25 @DonnaLFerguson Donna Ferguson 67 2k Freelance Journalist