• The 7 Best Personal Finance Books to Read in 2022

    The Best Personal Finance Books to Read in 2020

      I love to read, so it’s no surprise that when I was finally ready to tackle my finances, I turned to books to help me. These days most of us have some serious personal finance goals that we’re trying to meet. More of us are graduating from college loaded with debt, and just the […]


  • 11 Financial Goals to Set to Make 2023 Your Best Year Ever

    financial goals to set

    If I’m being honest, I haven’t always had my financial shit together. I spent much of my twenties struggling financially and waiting for things to turn around. But like other areas of your life, you aren’t likely to succeed financially without having direction and something specific to work toward. And once I started getting specific […]


  • 25 Creative Ways to Save Money

    25 Creative Ways to Save Money

    I don’t know about you, but I’m pretty much always looking for ways to save a bit of money every month. In fact, finding a few key areas in our budget to cut back and a few ways to get a little extra cash have helped us tremendously in reaching our financial goals. Unfortunately, sometimes […]


  • How a Growth Mindset Can Help You to Reach Your Goals

    How a Growth Mindset Can Help You to Reach Your Goals

      “Whether you think you can, or you think you can’t – you’re right”. You’ve probably heard this quote by Henry Ford before. Turns out he was really onto something. There’s been a lot of research to look into how our mindset impacts our level of success and it turns out, it’s pretty darn important. […]


  • 35+ Legit Ways to Make Extra Money

    35+ Legit Ways to Make Extra Money

    I love thinking of and talking about ways to make extra money. Like most people in my generation, I graduated college with my fair share of student loan debt. And let’s be real, life is just expensive in general. And rather than just getting by, paying my bills, and being able to put a little […]


  • How to Set Goals and Plan Your Best Year Ever

    How to Set Goals and Plan Your Best Year Ever

    Just a few years ago, I was one of those people who would set a few arbitrary new year’s resolutions on January 1, only to never think about them again. That’s how most of us set goals. We think of a goal or something we might want to accomplish in the future. Then we either […]


  • Why You Should Start a Side Hustle (And 9 Side Hustle Ideas)

      When I first started blogging, I definitely didn’t have the intention of making money from it (I had no idea you could make money blogging). But it didn’t take me long to realize that it’s totally possible to turn a blog (or another hobby) into a side hustle you can actually make an income […]


  • How to Start a Business While Working Full-Time

    start a business

      When I started this blog back in 2014, I really had no plans to start a business while working full-time. It was meant to be a creative outlet and a way to build relationships online with those with similar interests and passions. Things have morphed a lot since then. Not only was I able […]