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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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How Does an Interest Bearing Checking Account Work?

Did you know an interest bearing checking account exists? We answer how does an interest bearing checking account work, plus if it can compete with savings accounts. A reader emailed me after reading my article on the current high-yield savings…
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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…