YOU'RE THE BOMB. I'M JUST HERE TO REMIND YOU. STOP TEETERING ON BROKE. PUTTING YOUR DREAMS ON THE BACKBURNER. OR WASTING TIME ON DISTRACTIONS (a.k.a. SOCIAL MEDIA). AND GET BACK IN THE MF GAME.


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How to Make 2017 Your Big Year – For Real This Time

It’s the end of another year. So, you’ve probably seen a whole lot of the obligatory “New Year, new me” related social media posts. And it makes sense. A New Year is a fresh start and 12 new months to fulfill your goals, so it feels like anything is possible. But, according to a study, not many people succeed. If you’ve set annual resolutions goals for the last few years that haven’t exactly worked out,

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Why You Should Give a Damn About Your Credit Score

Credit score, shmedit score. I’ll be honest, I wasn’t too worried about my credit score when I first entered adulthood. I figured it was something I could work on improving later down the road when I got my life together. Of course, when situations started to come up where my credit score matter, not caring about it in the past had some annoying ramifications. Here’s the backstory: I had two open credit cards when I

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How to Afford the Last-Minute Budget Vacation of Your Dreams

My family and I just got back from a Thanksgiving / birthday holiday vacation in the Caribbean. It was an impromptu trip that we booked in October for November. Last-minute much? Honestly, the urge to vacation can come out of nowhere. You don’t realize it’s time to get away until you feel anxious or exhausted and compelled to get the heck out of dodge. That’s how I felt in September and October. Fortunately, my husband

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10 Fabulously Free Ways to Give Back This Season

I celebrated my birthday this month. So, I come to you as someone a little bit older and wiser. Besides being happy that I made it through another year alive and kicking, I took a moment to appreciate the many amazing, funny, quirky, kind, and remarkable people I encountered this year in the real world and blogging world (that includes you). On the journey to¬†financial independence (saving money, making money, etc., etc.), it’s so important

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10 Inspirational Blog Posts to Read Before Giving Up on Your Business Idea

Running a business full-time or part-time is a rewarding experience. You have total autonomy to grow something from the ground up and work from anywhere. You provide a product, service, or information that your customer base values. Moreover,¬†your income can grow limitlessly based on how much work you put in. But, there’s also the downsides that no one likes to talk about a.k.a. the growing pains that occur when developing your business idea. These are

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20 Low-Stress Ways to Make Extra Money in 2017

Hey friends! The New Year is here! I put together 20 ways to earn extra money for the holidays that can carry over to 2017. I specifically selected opportunities for this list that: a. You could start and make money from within a few weeks. b. Are low-stress types of jobs. Who wants more stress after working their full-time job? Let’s dig in! 1. Start at your current job. The easiest and fastest way to