LaTisha: This is a reader's experience with Sallie Mae. The purpose of these stories is to help prevent others from making the same mistakes. If you have an experience that you would like to share anonymously please contact me. Figuring Out How to Pay Tuition My experience with Sallie Mae has been a … [Read more...] about My Experience with Sallie Mae
I was working on recording a retirement episode of the WealthFast Podcast and stumbled across a pretty neat fact. The more you save, the earlier you can retire. The concept is pretty simple; you need about 25-33 times your annual spending rate to retire and if you save 20% of your income, you can … [Read more...] about My Plan to Travel the World and Save Half of my Income
It's time to get invested! Read this post for details on the Grow Your Dough Throwdown. In short summary, I am competing with several other bloggers in a challenge to invest and grow one thousand dollars in an investing portfolio. In this post I will explain my specific investing … [Read more...] about The 60/40 Passive Active Investing Portfolio
Are you considering starting a business? Not sure if you should jump right in? In today's video I answer a question from Keon about starting a business. I also show you the moves for starting your own side hustle. So put on your dancing shoes. Quiz- Start a Business or Get a Job? Music … [Read more...] about Should I Start a Business or a Side Hustle?
I recently had the pleasure of being interviewed on the Debt Free Divas radio show which teaches uncommon financial good cents. (yes, cents) The interview was on the subject of Money and Relationships and we got on the topic of dating with little money. I mentioned that there are plenty of ways to … [Read more...] about Cheap and Inexpensive Date Ideas for Your Budget
Are you tired of traveling to the same locations for vacation? Maybe you've been to Florida or Jamaica too many times to count. Jamaica, Miami, Cancun, and Los Angeles are just a few common vacation spots populated by thousands of tourists each year. Traveling to places that are overrun by too … [Read more...] about 4 Vacation Spots You’ve Never Heard of But Should Visit