Working Three Jobs In High School To Pay For College

Since I was a little kid, I had big dreams and a big personality. I always told my parents I was going to be the first female president or the CEO of a big company. My dad always repeats a story about me when I was six to show people that I have always been […]

Working A First Job While Doing An Internship

The summer between my junior and senior year I worked practically nonstop. From July 3rd to August 25th I worked 7 days a week, at least 5 hours a day balancing between an internship and my first job as a lifeguard. On top of that I managed to save money by taking a free math […]

Baking And Decorating Cakes To Side Hustle Through College

Ever since I was a little kid, I have acted as a mini entrepreneur. After receiving gifts of money for my birthday from relatives, I began to recognize the importance and meaning of money. I was given an electronic bank so that I would be encouraged to save my money, but I had the desire […]

Buying And Reselling Sneakers As A Side Hustle

I developed my side hustle at age 12 in the summer of 7th grade. At the time, I started to get really into the “sneakerhead” culture because the kids at my school would always be showing off their shoes. Naturally, I wanted to do more than just fit in so I begged my parents to […]

Selling Handmade Scarves To Performing At A Wedding

The first time I discovered the thrill of making my own money I was in fourth grade.  I learned how to crochet yarn into small scarves at an after school program and pretty soon I had a whole bunch of them.  My dad suggested I try selling them to people at a coffee house we […]

From Mowing Lawns To Starting A Clothing Line

As a young kid, I always looked for ways to make some money anyway I could. It could have been anything like dusting the house, cleaning the cars, or doing dishes. I would make money here and there, and it seemed like a lot for a seven year old kid that had nothing to spend […]

From Selling Jewelry Door To Door To High School Side Job

I grew up watching TV shows that always had that one episode where the main characters had a lemonade stand and sold lemonade to all their neighbors. You know what I’m talking about. Anyways, when I was younger I knew I wanted to make my own trinkets instead of selling drinks so I chose to […]

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What To Do If You Have More Student Loan Debt Than You Make?

Do you have student loan debt that is so enormous that your salary won’t ever allow you to pay it off in this lifetime? Do you have more student loan debt than you make? If so, take a deep breath, and keep reading. You went to school with aspirations for a better future, and you […]

Merrill Edge Review: Low Cost Access To Investing Tools

In 2010, Merrill Lynch catapulted into the 21st century. In that year, they launched the low cost internet brokerage, Merrill Edge. Just a few months ago, they proved that traditional advisors are embracing technology as fast as the “Robo-Advisors.” In 2017, Merrill Edge launched Guided Investing. Guided investing merges the world of technology with traditional portfolio management. But […]

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