Weekly roundup: FinCon, Retirement and AirBnB

September 19, 2014

Good morning Dinks and happy Friday.  As you read this I am at FinCon in New Orleans – probably hanging out on the ghost tour or the swamp tour.  New Orleans has been on my bucket list for a long time so I am excited to be in The Big Easy right now. If you’re […]

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Ask a CFP: Where is your money?

September 18, 2014

Good morning Dinks.  As a financial planner one of the first questions clients ask me when we start talking about their investments is “Where do you have your money?”  Of course I don’t like to talk about my own money and actually I am not allowed to.  However when you want to gain someone’s trust […]

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Preparing for a job loss

September 17, 2014

Last week my company announced they are being sold to a competing investment firm.  My initial thought was panic but honestly I didn’t have much time to think about it until a few days later.  As you know I work as the corporate community manager so needless to say I had an incredibly busy week.  […]

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How to get ahead at work

September 15, 2014

Good morning Dinks.  This week I was assigned to a new project at work.  I will be working with a team I’ve never worked with before and so far let me tell you that I’m not impressed.  As a community manager I get pulled in to a lot of different projects when people want a […]

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Weekly roundup: New Orleans, Pack Rats and Chores

September 12, 2014

Happy Friday Dinks.  Today starts my 10 day vacation.  Yes that’s right as of this morning I am completely work free until Tuesday September 23 and I am so excited.  What am I going to do?  Well I’m going to New Orleans for FinCon and I’m getting ready to move. Yes we finally found an […]

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Venus and Mars and Apartment Hunting

September 11, 2014

Good morning Dinks.  As I get older as a person and as I grow with Nick in our relationship I am starting to notice more and more differences between us.  It has really helped me become a better girlfriend.  Even though we have been together a long time we aren’t always totally in sync on […]

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What to do and where to go in New Orleans

September 10, 2014

Good morning Dinks.  As you know in just a few days I’m headed to New Orleans for FinCon.  Ever since I was a little girl I’ve always wanted to go to New Orleans so when I hit 30 years old and started to travel New Orleans jumped to the top of my bucket list. This […]

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Why I still celebrate back to school

September 8, 2014

Good morning Dinks.  Well it’s that time of year again; the cities are full of young students ready to see their friends after a summer of fun, high school students getting back in the classroom after a summer of part time jobs and college student eager to get away from their parents to start their […]

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Weekly roundup: Philly and the NFL

September 5, 2014

Happy Friday Dinks.  As you read this I’m in Philly.  Yes that’s right this weekend I’m spending four days in the city of brotherly love and crossing another item off my bucket list.  Philadelphia is a six hour drive from where I live so yesterday morning I hit the road for an extra long weekend […]

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