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3 Ways to Reach Financial Independence

By Holly | October 11, 2018

What I love about financial independence most is there are many ways to get there. You may love your job and want to advance in your career but you also want to retire at 50 to Nova Scotia. Or, you may dream of the day you can quit your job and do something new. You…

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Six Steps to Be the Person Who Has the Life You Want

By Holly | September 5, 2018

In 2012, I was invited to a retreat by the leader himself, a man I would consider a modern-day spiritual guru. What I liked about this man was that in one moment he would tell me about spending his thirties meditating eight hours a day in an Indian Ashram, and in another share a story…

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Change Your Story and Change Your Life

By Holly | May 28, 2018

Not too long ago, I made self-care my number one priority. I believed if I was stronger mentally, emotionally, and physically I could do everything better. I allowed myself to dream. I encouraged myself to dream bigger.   I gave myself the grace and the space to learn what makes me tick, what makes me…

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How to Save More

By Holly | May 4, 2018

Have you ever met someone who said “I don’t need to save any more money.” Didn’t think so.   If you want more money in your savings account, there’s only one way to get more money there: put it there. It sounds so simple it hurts, but beyond the simplicity of saving (just do it)…

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5 Traits of a Solopreneur at The Top

By Holly | April 12, 2018
Solopreneur

The term solopreneur isn’t new, but its meaning is more relevant today than ever before. More people are beginning to leverage technology with their unique skills, personal interests, and current resources to create a second or third stream of income. The supply of plug and play systems that make it simple to make money with…

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Top Things to Consider When Choosing a Corporate Financial Wellness Speaker

By Holly | February 15, 2018

Most people today have severe anxiety over their finances. Money angst and the desperate yearning for financial security affects sleep patterns and spills into performance at work. Many times, people’s money stresses result from being unaware or overwhelmed by their financial options or paralyzed in fear over making a bad choice. Even people who seem…

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Create More Money

By Holly | January 30, 2018

(this post contains affiliate links)   Most of us want more of something. More time. More money. More vacations. More fun. I am a big advocate of the “Add In” mentality. That means that if I want to make a change in my life (and trust me, I’m always looking to makes changes 😉 )…

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A Fun, Easy Way to Save Plus Get $25 (For Real)!

By Holly | January 8, 2018

(this post contains affiliate links) Chime – a brilliant way to save pain free. Actually, it’s better than pain free. It’s fun! When you register for a Chime account you will get a debit card in the mail. It comes in a cool green envelope too. The debit card itself is white. It has a…

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7 Simple Ways to Create Passive Income From Home

By Holly | January 2, 2018

(this post contains affiliate links)   Imagine earning money while you’re sleeping or taking a long vacation. While it sounds too good to be true, it is actually quite possible. In fact, more and more people today are building online businesses from home and making enough money to supplement or even replace their main source…

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Top Personal Finance Apps for 2018

By Holly | December 14, 2017

Without a doubt, the number one thing you can do to make 2018 your best financial year yet is to know where your money is going. I am positively loving the technology that’s emerged recently in the personal finance space. I remember how excited I was when mint.com, a free spending tracker, came out years…

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