Sometimes I Am a Niffler

Sometimes I Am a Niffler

The other day I finally got to see Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them and I really loved the Niffler. I think it might be my spirit animal. Especially going into work layoffs. The term layoff tends to make people freak out – and it almost always makes people outside the entertainment world think…

How to Grow Your Emergency Fund

How to Grow Your Emergency Fund

Do you have money set aside for a rainy day? We can’t always prepare for unexpected expenses, and financial experts all agree having an emergency fund is a non-negotiable. If your emergency fund is not as stacked as it could be, or you don’t yet have money set aside, use these tips to grow your…

Winter Is Coming

Winter is Coming

Also known as… why freelancers need a Stark mentality. I’ve recently gotten into watching Game of Thrones, after giving up waiting for the next book, and that Stark motto has really resonated with me. Winter is coming. When the show opens, you meet the Stark family and they are a group who clearly have it…

Savings Account Basics for the Novice Saver

Savings Account Basics for the Novice Saver

Spending money is fun, but saving money is smart. No you can’t take it with you once you leave, but I’m sure we’ve all had at least one happenstance in our lives in which having a lump sum of cash tucked away could have done some good. Whether you’re financially well off or you’re struggling…

How to Prioritize Your Savings Accounts

How to Prioritize Your Savings Accounts

I am a list maker and a goal setter. How else do you achieve things if you don’t know what you want to achieve? I’ve never actually been a huge fan of New Year’s Resolutions, but since I started blogging, I’ve used that as my time each year to reassess my financial goals and sort…