For many years of my twenties, I had asked myself this very question. Based on my experience and research this article summarizes when is the best time to start investing. First Set Up An Emergency Fund and Ensure You have No High Interest Debt If you have recently graduated from college or perhaps recently started… Continue reading When is the Best Time to Start Investing?
5 Reasons Hybrid Working is Great and 3 Reasons Why Working in The Office is Also Nice
It's almost been two years since the COVID pandemic started in early 2020 which caused a lot of us started working from home. While it took a little while for us to adjust there are benefits to working from home. In this article I'll share 5 reasons why hybrid working from home is great and… Continue reading 5 Reasons Hybrid Working is Great and 3 Reasons Why Working in The Office is Also Nice
10 Pieces of Career Advice I’d Give My Younger Self
After working in Corporate America for over 15 years at 8 different companies and now working as a Director of Finance I have learned a lot about careers and how to be successful. This article shares 10 pieces of career advice I'd give my younger self. 1.) Prioritize Building Relationships with Coworkers My younger self… Continue reading 10 Pieces of Career Advice I’d Give My Younger Self
7 Tips for Staying Out of Debt
In this article I'll provide 7 tips for staying out of debt based primarily on my experience. If you want to be proactive and ensure you prevent yourself from going in debt follow these 7 tips. 1.) Minimize Your Spending with Wise Decisions The most important tip is to stay within your means and not… Continue reading 7 Tips for Staying Out of Debt
How to Plan for Retirement?
How to plan for retirement is an important question and it's best to start planning sooner rather than later. In this article I'll provide an overview of some key recommendations from top sites and break it down so it is simple to follow. Fidelity's recommended contribution rate is to save at least 15% of your… Continue reading How to Plan for Retirement?
Be a Budget Boss: All About Budgets
Having spent over ten years in Corporate Finance and going through many budget cycles for companies I am pretty comfortable with creating and tracking against budgets. I am excited to share my knowledge with you and how you can apply to your life starting today! Budget for Companies In Corporate America a budget is typically… Continue reading Be a Budget Boss: All About Budgets
How to Invest for the Long Term
After working hard to aggressively save the next essential step is to invest your savings. There is no amount too small to start investing. In fact in my opinion it is best to start investing as soon as you can with smaller amounts so you are comfortable with the process. Research and Select a Brokerage… Continue reading How to Invest for the Long Term
How to Pick a Career?
A lot of young people are wondering how do I pick the best career? Do you listen to your parents and do what is practical? Do you follow your passion? Or do you find something in-between? In my opinion a lot of us are still figuring out what we want to do when we grow… Continue reading How to Pick a Career?
Let’s Talk About Money
Being a female growing up in California there was a lot of talk about what to wear, relationships, and what was "cool" at the time. There was little talk about money and I wish there was. This trend continued into college and adulthood. I grew up in a small town called La Verne which was… Continue reading Let’s Talk About Money
Strategies to Aggressively Save and Enjoy Life!
I am excited to share my journey. In this article I’ll share some strategies that I have found to save money while living in one of the highest cost of living areas in the country and raising two young kids. Prioritize Costs That are Important to You My goal is to prioritize my ability to… Continue reading Strategies to Aggressively Save and Enjoy Life!