I'm excited to share another debt payoff story with you all today. Today's guest paid off $26,000 of student loan debt in 3 years. Awesome! That's just about average for student loan debt so I think a lot of people can relate to this story. To see the student loan average by state, check out this article from USA Today. If you have a student loan debt payoff story or you are an entrepreneur, … [Read more...] about How I Paid Off $26,000 of Student Loans in 3 Years
When I was 8 I told my parents that I wanted to be a hairdresser when I grew up. I LOVED doing hair. My favorite babysitter would let me brush and style her long hair with barrettes, clips, and scrunchies for hours. When butterfly clips became a thing in the early 2000's, I would put 6 of them in my hair, twisting them into perfection and then rolling glitter all of my face to finish off the look before the … [Read more...] about FIRE Bloggers Don’t Know What They Want to Be When They Grow Up Either
The New York Times recently published an article, "Grandpa Had a Pension. This Generation Has Cryptocurrency." However, I've noticed that there is one group of Millennials that are buying cryptocurrency and another group that has no idea what it is. I was in that latter group recently so I committed to a three-part cryptocurrency series on this blog, where I asked three cryptocurrency owners to explain to me … [Read more...] about Millennials are Buying Cryptocurrency; Here is What They’re Thinking
Hey guys, I'm excited to announce that the new podcast I've been working on is LIVE in iTunes! My friend Gwen from Fiery Millennials and I got together to interview over 20 inspiring early retirees, online business mavens, real estate kings and queens, and investing whizzes. We launched today with four action-packed and entertaining episodes, particularly Episode 2 (if you're into that sorta thing). Here … [Read more...] about FIRE Drill Podcast is LIVE!
Cryptocurrency has been the talk of the town lately and I'm so out of the loop. At work the other day, one of our interns was talking about the time he lost all of his Dogecoin on Christmas Eve when Dogewallet was hacked. Apparently it was a rough Christmas for him. If you don't know (I didn't), Dogecoin is a cryptocurrency that played on the popular Shibu Inu dog meme "Doge." Let's pause for a … [Read more...] about Part 1: How Hackers Stole $12k in Bitcoin From Me Overnight
I'm embarrassed to admit this story but it needs to be told... My friend and I have been working on the launch of our new podcast, The Fire Drill podcast. We plan to talk about early retirement, side hustles, real estate, and all things FIRE. We both are two twenty-something female financial bloggers and I am a self-proclaimed girl boss and serious feminist. (I think Gwen is a girl boss/feminist too but she is … [Read more...] about FIRE, Feminism, and Money in the age of the Google Manifesto