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Online Income: $3,372 in September 2015

October 9, 2015

  September was the best month ever, and not just in terms of how much income I made from my business. I went on an amazing trip in the middle of the month and came back exhausted, and yet refreshed and excited at the same time. Is that even possible? I’m not sure, but that’s … Continued

5 Things I'd Cut From My Budget to Keep Working From Home

October 7, 2015

I never want to come off like I’m bragging about my life and work situation these days, because I’m so thankful about where I’ve come from and every job I’ve had in the past. Even though I didn’t always enjoy them, I learned a lot about life and about myself along the way. These lessons … Continued

Why FinCon Was a Great Investment for My Business

September 25, 2015

Last week you might have noticed that my blog (along with many others) was pretty silent. I left town early on Wednesday morning to travel to the best event I’ve gone to in a long time – FinCon15. I know I’ve talked about my excitement for the event for quite a while, and I was … Continued

My Work From Home Rules

September 22, 2015

Working from home as a self-employed person is something I never thought I’d do. I always assumed that I’d get a job after college graduation and I’d work in that career for 30 years, or more, until I could someday retire. As you know, that assumption was very wrong. Instead, I quit my job to … Continued

Online Income: $2,357 in August 2015

September 11, 2015

  Wow! My first month + of full-time freelancing has gone super fast! And to be honest, I spent a lot of the first month of self-employment in yoga pants and pajamas. It was amazing! August was really a month of catch-up on life. I still did quite a bit of work, but I also … Continued

Why Solopreneurs Can Never Quit #Hustling!

September 10, 2015

Although I haven’t been self-employed for very long, I’ve been doing the hustle for quite a while now. I started freelancing online last July and before that I always had a part-time job to help make some extra money. I never really thought about it, but I’ve always had the drive to earn more, learn … Continued

How I Plan to Payoff Debt While Self-Employed

August 21, 2015

So far working from home has been like a dream. Seriously. I wake up at about 6:45-7:00 a.m. I feel rested and ready to take on my day. I have time to workout, shower, work on my yard, do housework, make homemade meals, and still “squeeze in” about 6-8 hours of work on my business … Continued

Online Income: $2,502 in July 2015

August 12, 2015

If you have just a second, I would LOVE it if you could nominate me for a Plutus Award for Best New Personal Finance Blog or nominate me for best Personal Finance Freelancer! July marked my 1 year anniversary of when I started freelance writing for blogs. Woot! Woot! I guess time flies when you’re … Continued

Why I Quit My Job to Work for Myself

July 31, 2015

It’s no secret that I’ve never really found my full-time job fulfilling. In fact, that’s why I decided to try my hand at freelance writing for blogs last year. At that time, I had no plans to make freelance writing my full-time job. In fact, I didn’t see it or even treat it as a … Continued

4 Reasons Writing for Blogs Is a Great Online Business

July 9, 2015

This post is a part of the Get Paid to Write for Blogs Course Launch.Get Paid to Write for Blogs is a brand new course created by Cat Alford of Budget Blonde. Cat makes a full-time income from writing for blogs and this course will teach you how to do the same. Blogs are the way … Continued

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