Len is an electrical engineer as well as the award-winning proprietor of his eponymous personal finance blog, Len Penzo dot Com, which has garnered more than 10 million page views since he first started it in 2008.
Len Penzo dot Com has selected been selected as a Kiplinger’s Personal Finance Best Money Blogs two times.
Len Penzo dot Com was also selected by Political Calculations as one of the best new money blogs in 2009.
Len Penzo dot Com also has been honored with Plutus Awards for the Best Personal Finance Blog and Most Humorous Personal Finance Blog.
Len has been a featured guest on consumer reporter Michael Finney’s radio show on San Francisco’s KGO 810. He's also been interviewed by Doug Goldstein for his money show on Israel National Radio, Goldstein on Gelt. His articles have been the topic of discussion on other radio shows, including those hosted by Tim Conway Jr. on Los Angeles’s KFI 640, and Dave Ramsey.
Len has been featured on television too; CBS News in Los Angeles him in a fun story on his annual cost survey of brown bag sandwiches.
Len has had an op-ed piece on tipping featured in the New York Times. Len Penzo dot Com posts are also regularly featured at Business Insider, Time, MoneyTalksNews, and Clark Howard, as well as Forbes, The Huffington Post, LifeHacker, The Consumerist, Yahoo! Finance, and CBS MoneyWatch, just to name a few.
And if that ain’t enough, Len is a regular member of Joe Saul-Sehy’s roundtable panel on his weekly Stacking Benjamin’s podcast.