Fall Foliage, Apples, and the Beach

September 15, 2014

With Summer on the way out, it is easy to succumb to a bit of a gloom; the days are getting shorter, the warm weather is receding, and family vacations are a thing of the past. However, while the sun is definitely setting earlier and the 90 degree days are mostly done, there is still […]

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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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James Altuchier’s Ideas Out of Balance

September 14, 2014

Hi All, I got turned onto James Altuchier on LinkedIn a while back. If you haven’t heard of Altucher, he’s well worth checking out. He’s a crazy hedge fund manager from New York. The guy has published something like 11 books, runs ones of Apple’s most popular podcasts and has made something like a billion […]

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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 You Might Need Life Insurance (Even if You Don’t Have Kids)

September 9, 2014

When it comes to life insurance there’s a big misconception that if you don’t have kids you don’t need coverage. This couldn’t be farther from the truth. In fact, there are many instances when singles need insurance and even more cases where DINKS need coverage. So today I wanted to take a look at the […]

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5 Ways to Afford a College Degree

September 8, 2014

One of the most common reasons young people don’t start college directly after they graduate from high school is because they think they can’t afford it. If you find yourself caught between being too poor to afford college but too wealthy to qualify for need-based financial aid, don’t lose hope. There are ways to help […]

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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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