As the U.S. prepares for the worst of the COVID-19 pandemic, our government shuffles to support a battered economy. This includes the CARES Act, meant to help the 45 million of us with student loan debt. Check out my latest article: A Quick Guide to how COVID-19 is Affecting Student Loans.
As we prepare for the unexpected as COVID-19 halts our nation in its tracks, we are being forced to slow down. Check out my latest article on how I plan to use this time to get my spark back, and hope others do the same.
When it comes to shopping, I am someone who knows what I like. I don’t stand and mull over a shirt or a new set of dishes; I know right away if I’m going to get it or not. While there are things that help me make that decision quickly (price, uniqueness, something entirely irrelevant… Continue reading Investing for Dummies by a Dummy – Part Two
When learning anything new, it always seems like there is so much you don't know and no clear starting point. You can buy the books or listen to the podcasts, but depending on the subject my attention is only held so long before something shiny pulls me in a different direction. As mentioned in my… Continue reading Investing for Dummies by a Dummy – Part One
For those of you who don't know, Inbound is an enormous three day conference for sales and marketing professionals. While the purpose of attending this conference was to learn new marketing ideas to bring back to work, I found that what I got out of this event was so much bigger than that. Given the… Continue reading 10 Life Lessons I Learned at Inbound 2018
Do you ever wish that high school had a course called "Life Skills" where they teach you things you actually need to know? You know, something that would educate young, blossoming adults on how to do taxes, selecting the right school for your wallet, why your credit score is important, what a 401(K) is and… Continue reading Investing for Dummies (by a Dummy)
By definition, the term quality of life means the standard of health, comfort, and happiness experienced by an individual or group. This has been a topic of conversation frequently, not only in work-life balance but also in personal life matters. I am in that stage of my life where everyone around me is getting married, having babies, buying houses, and moving forward. While I try not to let… Continue reading The Meaning of Quality of Life
Iceland is one of the most beautiful places I’ve seen in my life. The natural phenomenons that occur there; in landscape, weather, and overall nature is purely astounding. My trip to Iceland was planned on a whim with the sole intention of checking ‘see the northern lights’ off my bucket list, but it gave me… Continue reading Destinations on a Dime: Iceland