Articles on Finances

Money Talk: What is your first money memory?

…. surprise surprise the second one had everything to do with candy.

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Future Letter to Baby Bun: What I want you to know about money

My future letter to my toddler on what I want him to learn about money when he grows up. I want him to learn everything I never bothered to learn about my money until I was $60,000 into student debt.

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How to change your life for the better

Baby steps is the answer. Maybe today, you feel like a mess. Your car is filthy, you feel like you aren’t going anywhere metaphorically speaking, […]

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Living my life on credit — The Freelancer’s Way

As a freelancer, I was thinking the other day that we actually live our whole lives on a form of credit, that is a credit […]

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Becoming a freelancer (Part 2): The reality of being an independent freelancer

I get a lot of these emails from people asking me how they can become a freelancer after graduating college, or how they can freelance […]

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Becoming a freelancer (Part 1): The myths of being an independent freelancer

I get a lot of these emails from people asking me how they can become a freelancer after graduating college, or how they can freelance […]

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Would you ever refuse to date someone because of their financial situation?

I don’t really know anyone in my life who has gone up to a potential boyfriend or girlfriend and straight out asked these questions, and […]

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Why are we women so stupid when it comes to our money?

I get that guys are idiots too when it comes to money, but it seems like women are the majority of people who will passively […]

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Is a pre-nuptial agreement all that depressing?

Prenuptial agreements or prenups, are all the rage these days now that people are getting smarter about protecting their assets. WHAT IS A PRENUP? It’s […]

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Being a single person is more expensive than being married

About 50% of people are single, and they sure can’t gain any tax advantages being single (even if they’re common-law partners), than if they were […]

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