The World Belongs to Girls Who Hustle

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It happens all the time. Maybe it’s your friend, maybe it’s your coworker, or maybe it’s you. They talk a big game about the job they’ll have, the money they’ll make, that book they’ll write, yet year after year, they say the same thing: “some day”. Here’s some not-so-new news: some day never comes. So often we keep ourselves in a negative loop of setting a goal, falling short, disappointing ourselves, and trying to alleviate it by setting harder and less achievable goals. It’s a downward spiral that only leaves us stuck in neutral, feeling as if our big, lofty […]

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How to Make an Easy Budget Without Losing Your Mind

Ah, budgets. For most people, saying the word alone is enough to make people break into a cold sweat. We all know they’re a necessary part of a healthy bank account, but not all of us know how to create one that keeps us from pulling our hair out. Not to worry though, girlfriend! Today we’ll go over how to build a foolproof (and emergency-proof) budget that’ll keep your bank account happy and you even happier. What a Budget Does The person who doesn’t know where his next dollar is coming from usually doesn’t know where his last dollar went.” […]

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How to Make a Five-Year Plan That Gets Results

“What would you do if you had a million dollars?” Whether at a job interview, a date, or in those late-night talks among friends, it’s a question we’ve all heard a million times before. We laugh lightly about the luxury cars we’ll drive as we pull into the driveway of our mansion by the sea in some exotic country. We’ll lounge about under the sun as our own personal butlers bring us frozen margaritas by the glistening pool. But is that really what you want? Chances are that, if you’re like most people, literally doing nothing all day isn’t actually […]

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How to Kill Bad Habits for Good

Let’s face it. We all have some habits we could (or should) do without. From something as small as nail biting to something as agonizing as a drinking or eating problem, sometimes it can seem like a life without this awful habit is far beyond reach. You go a week without and, just as you’re feeling proud of yourself, you cave in. How can you shake this once and for all? See the Big Picture How often have you found yourself bound and determined to make a change – say, exercising five times a week, quitting drinking, or losing ten […]

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How I Tripled My Pinterest Traffic in Two Weeks

If you’ve been blogging for any amount of time, chances are that you’ve heard the praises of Pinterest sung all around the blogosphere. From affiliate sales to networking to those all-important page views, Pinterest is a traffic gold mine for many bloggers. Some even credit it for up to 90% of their traffic! There’s just one problem: for the Pinterest newbie, it is one tough nut to crack. It took me months to wrap my noodle around before I finally struck gold. Here’s how I tripled my Pinterest impressions in just three weeks. This post contains affiliate links. For more […]

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The Ultimate Guide to Side Hustling with Swagbucks

This post contains affiliate links. For more information, please see here. Who couldn’t use more free money? Whether you’re an upstart blogger or prepping for the holiday season, extra and easy income is always a welcome surprise. Enter Swagbucks. Part rebate site, part survey site, part everything else, Swagbucks is one of the easiest side hustles I work right now. It consistently brings me gift card after gift card for hardly any time investment at all. How it works Swagbucks rewards you with points that can be redeemed for gift cards to a lot of popular places like Amazon and […]

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10 Side Hustles You Can Start for $100 or Less

Whether it’s the rising cost of living or the dread of an unfulfilling job, many people these days are looking to side hustles to build a better life. And while these side gigs are usually hobby-based or simple, many people find such success with their side hustles that they are able to say goodbye to their hum-drum day job for good! Sound far-fetched? From self-published authors who make $5k every month to bloggers who rake in $1.5 million a year, side hustling is clearly something that, with work, can become highly profitable. Ready to sink your teeth into a side […]

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5 Ways to Effortlessly Save Money

This post contains affiliate links. For more info, see here. When it comes down to it, financial freedom comes down to two things – making more money or saving more money. And while I’m a big believer in side hustling and increasing your income first, no one says saving has to be a grueling, punishing practice. In fact, there are a number of ways that you can make savings happen automatically. Imagine how good it’ll feel to effortlessly be able to pay off that debt or afford that vacation! Here are my five favorite ways to effortlessly save money. They’ll […]

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9 Tools to Quickly and Easily Promote Your Blog with Social Media

This post contains affiliate links. To learn more, click here. With millions of blogs on the internet these days, it can be hard to get yours in front of readers’ eyes.  Thankfully, social media can put even an upstart blog on a potential reader’s radar. But there’s only one problem. Between liking, commenting, and finding new accounts to follow and interact with, social media takes time. Lots of it. And with everything else you have to do as a blogger, how are you supposed to avoid overwhelm? With automation! By automating certain functions, you can save dozens of hours every […]

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#TreatYoself, Blogger: My Friday Favourites to Reward Yourself

This post contains affiliate links. For more information on what that means, check here. Let’s be honest. Blogging is hard work. Whether it’s social media marketing, writing and editing posts, or launching a new product, there’s never a shortage of work to do. And for most of us, all of that is on top of an already long work day or a day spent wrangling the kids. And what’s worse is that most people think it’s merely a fluffy hobby! I think it’s about time we treated ourselves to a little something. Here are my top favs this week to […]

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