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I Popped My "Emergency Fund" Cherry

Today I used my emergency fund for the first time ever. Weirdly enough, today also marks the one-year anniversary of me making weekly contributions to it using… 564 more words

Personal Finance

Short-term vs. Long-Term thinking and how it relates to financial success

These past few days, I’ve been working away on my new book about financial freedom for teachers abroad and the following thought has been running through my head. 598 more words

Frugal Living

Simple Steps To Success In Home Based Business

A lot of people today are finding the potential of creating and operating a home based business. But, competition is rife in the home based business world. 961 more words

Working From Home

Helpful Advice Toward Fulfilling Your Personal Development Goals

Being honest with yourself and acknowledging that you need work is a huge step forward. Keep reading for a selection of proven self-help guidelines to serve as your inspiration. 1,095 more words


Working for a start-up can be a very stressful venture. When funding is not available sometimes paychecks become promissory notes. So far, I’ve been living off my bank account for the past month+ and it is stressful. 183 more words


The Importance of an Emergency Fund

Oh goodness gracious, I haven’t written in over a month! Sometimes life and crazy schedules gets in the way. A member in a community I’m part of reminded me today that I have this little guy. 245 more words

How Much Do You Need To Save for Retirement?

Saving for retirement seems like a daunting task.  It is a combination of preparing for something that is a long ways away and a seemingly insurmountable task.  890 more words