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How To Create A Simple Financial Management System

I’m so excited to introduce to you my friend Rebekah from TheCentsibleBookkeeper.com.  She is going to share how you can create a simple financial management system that will make tax season a breeze! I’m going to be honest here: You need a system. The system I’m talking about today is a financial management system. Why? …

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How Motherhood Prepares You To Run A Business

When you become a mom you know your life is forever changed. Suddenly your life is no longer your own. Taking care of your sweet baby can be incredibly rewarding and equally challenging. 

It can be difficult to find the time, energy and resources to keep your family afloat, much less start your own business… Well, at least that is the thought trap that we let ourselves fall into.Here are six reasons why motherhood qualifies you to become an entrepreneur. 

How To Set A Budget As A Freelancer

“A budget is telling your money where to go instead of wondering where it went.”-Dave Ramsey

Have you ever wondered where your income has gone? Where did you spend it or what did you spend it on? Almost all of us have gone through this at some point in our lives, but there comes a time when we have to stop spending carelessly and start budgeting.

It’s time to grow up! Gone are the days of not having to worry about paying bills and other necessities yourself. Budgeting takes time, responsibility and a lot of patience. It’s not as simple as just putting money in the bank, there is a lot of planning and prioritizing that needs to be done by you and/or your family.

Some may have a steady income, but there are many who don’t. Either way, you have to learn how to budget your money wisely. There are freelancers and those who earn based on commission have additional budgeting challenges as you are never sure how much you will be earning or when you will be paid.

How I Started 3 Businesses My First Year As A Stay At Home Mom

Today I am giving you a little background on how I started three profitable businesses my first year as a SAHM. I want you to know that YOU can do this too. Turn your passion into paychecks!

My sweet boy Tyler was born in April of 2015. During this period, I was going to school full-time and adjusting to motherhood. I now was one busy mama. After finals ended things began to feel quiet. I had become used to the hustle. I loved my baby, but I needed something more. I felt the stir crazy sinking in.