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Blogging and Writing Full-Time: Financial Changes to Come

Over a year ago when I finally allowed myself to “stand in my truth” as Suze says, I told my husband what I had been secretly chewing over for months. Admitting my desire to pursue writing full-time lifted a huge wave of anxiety off of me,…
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I Have Chosen to Chance the Rapids: Taking My Writing Full-Time

Choose to chance the rapids and dare to dance the tides - Garth Brooks I’ve done something incredibly brave, something I never thought I would have the courage to do even though I often imagined it in the four corners of my dreams: I quit…
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Life Unplugged: Digital-Free Wednesdays

My husband and I started to unplug from technology by doing digital-free evenings once a week after a week. We absolutely love it! Sometimes while staring into my computer screen during the sixth or seventh hour of my work day—the glare of…
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Interest-Bearing Checking Accounts: Can they Compete with High-Yield Savings Accounts?

Did you know an interest bearing checking account exists? Let's look at whether or not they can compete with high-yield savings accounts. A reader emailed me after reading my article on the current high-yield savings account rates I had researched…
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Debt Can be a Rewarding Motivator: How Will You Use Yours?

When climbing out of debt, you need some mega motivation. It gets tough, so I want to show you that where you are RIGHT NOW is an opportunity that can boost your entire life forward. What do you think your life would be like if you were given…
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Financial New Year's Resolutions

Is this the year where you'll not only set financial New Year's resolutions, but you'll actually meet them? Let me show you financial resolution examples, plus give you motivation for how to meet them.  Setting financial New Year's resolutions…