• Using Credit to Your Advantage

    August 5, 2017

    Why do you need credit: A short story When I was younger (around sophomore year of high school) my parents gave me a credit card. They said, “use it for your car gas and school supplies.” So I did. They told me to be careful with it and they would be watching every transaction I…

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  • Steps to Organizing Your Income

    July 27, 2017

    When you don’t know where to start organizing. After graduating, I started working a minimum of two jobs at a time. Most of the time, however, I was working three consistent jobs with a side job as well. I work hard for my money, an average of 13 hours a day, multiple jobs at a…

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  • 4 Must Read Budgeting Books

    July 22, 2017

    I’ve read many books on budgeting, but few have captured my interest. During my job as a nanny I spotted a few books in the basement that related to making and saving money as a young adult. I thought “why not give it a try?! What’s it gonna hurt?” Well. I read them, and loved…

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  • 4 Ways to Start Saving Early

    May 1, 2017

    So many people in their early twenties and late teens struggle with saving up money, don’t know how to keep track of their finances or build up their credit. It’s so important to not drop your credit score during these years, which seems nearly impossible with so many larger expenses starting to come into play.…

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