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Is freelancing a real career? Here's 1,423 square feet and a half acre of "yes."

We are buying a house today. My freelance writer self and independent musician husband have an appointment to close at 10am, after which we will move into our adorable 1938, 4-bedroom Cape Cod with detached two-car garage and a half-acre of land. 366 more words

General Life Whatnot


The IRS recently took a shot across the bow of limited partners of investment management companies with respect to the application of self-employment tax (or, SE tax, for short).  1,107 more words


The Importance of Risks

This post will have a bit of a different subject matter from the others on my blog. I want to take a moment to talk about something relevant to my life right now; something that I am sure many people have experience with. 301 more words

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Where to next?

The blogging has been on hold for a couple of weeks because, well… I just got busy. By taking that first step, it meant that I had to follow through with step two, step three, step four…. 475 more words

Life After Redundancy

That first step

Last week I learnt a valuable lesson in just taking that first step. After months of thinking about creating my own business, I figured out I had been kidding myself. 292 more words

Life After Redundancy