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10 Tips to Managing Your Money in a Pandemic

The world is upside down right now. With so much uncertainty in the economy and with job security even I have had a panic spiral or two. But I have the tools and the training to recognize the spiral, flip it, and reverse it. (see what I did there?) via GIPHY Anyway… I turn around…

COVID-19 Financial Relief Resources

(I will be continuing to update this post as more relevant resources are made available) The COVID-19 pandemic is obviously scary on many levels, but for those who lost their income overnight, it reaches an entirely new level. I recently did a poll on my Instagram stories and while about 50% said their income had…

25 Ways to Make More Money this Year

Budget. Cut your spending. Pay off your debt. Streamline. Optimize. Make sure you save. Invest properly. Ugh! There is so much that you need to think about when it comes to managing your money. There is so much, in fact, that sometimes the focus of money management starts at the point that you receive money.…

Creatives Need to Be Better at Money

This post was originally curated and published on Medium, which you can also check out here.             Let’s start off by stating the obvious: You’re a writer and that is a cool job. You’re a creative, working in the field you love. That alone is special and rare in this…

How to Find a Good Financial Advisor

Money is a funny thing. We aren’t taught how to budget or invest in school yet these skill sets are required to live a financially successful adult life. If this money stuff doesn’t come naturally to you and you don’t know when to ask for help, it can spell disaster. But there is a lot…

Sneaky Ways You’re Sabotaging Your Holiday Budget

It’s SO easy to get carried away during the holiday season. You have a list a mile long. You want to be the person that gets the nice, thoughtful, gift. You want to have a holiday season to remember. But you also don’t want to be paying off your Christmas in February, because bringing holiday…