Everyone wants a job where they can get rich and enjoy what they do. But the reality is that most people settle for jobs they hate and also pay less. How does this happen? And why aren't there more people out there pursuing creative careers they love that pay them well? via GIPHY I honestly do not think there is a simple answer to this question. But rather, a complicated assortment of reasons … [Read more...] about How to Pursue Your Creative Dreams Without Sacrificing Salary
There are a lot of personal finance resources out there that take the approach of trying to scare you into saving by telling you how bad things will be otherwise. Those resources aren’t wrong; having a good financial strategy is crucial, and if you don’t properly prepare yourself financially, you won’t be able to achieve your big savings goals in the future. I have a few “hard truth” blog posts … [Read more...] about 5 Ways to Stay Motivated to Meet Your Savings Goals
The long days of summer are coming to an end. As the summer months wind down, now is the perfect time to take a break and do something for yourself. With warm days, vacations and people outside all the time, summer is a great time to relax and rejuvenate. Before the air gets cooler and the autumn months start rolling in, try some of these self-care tips to embrace the last bit of summer. 1. … [Read more...] about 7 Self-Care Tips to Help Embrace the End of Summer
If you’ve started college and can’t seem to find where you belong, there is no need to panic. You are not alone, and many other students will be feeling the same way as you do. Making new friends can be unnerving and doesn’t come naturally to us all. While some people find it easy to strike up conversations and build relationships, many of us don’t even know where to begin. Having friends during … [Read more...] about Struggling To Fit In At College? Don’t Panic!
Let’s make a bet. I’m going to make a statement. If the statement is true for you, you have to stick around and read the rest of this article (I’ll make it worthwhile). If the statement is not true for you, you’re free to go and read a different article. Sound fair? Here’s the statement: You, at some point in your life, have felt like you had no clue what to do with your life. Doesn’t … [Read more...] about Unsure of What to Do with Your Life? Here’s How to Decide
With my first wedding anniversary coming up, I thought it would be time to share what I’ve learned in 365 days of marriage: how to handle a money fight. Everyone knows that money is one of the biggest causes of divorce. So how can you prevent finances from destroying your relationship? Read my tips below. GIVE THEM ALL THE INFORMATION In many relationships, one person has all the financial … [Read more...] about How to Handle a Money Fight