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CMI 34 – How Do People Get Into the Position To Do Work They Love?

CMI 34 – How Do People Get Into the Position To Do Work They Love?

| December 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Welcome to the thirty-fourth episode of the Create My Independence Podcast. In the thirty-third episode, I shared with you my tips for growing your net worth from zero to $100,000 in 3.5 Years. If you missed it, head back and check it out. In today’s episode, I’m answering several questions from a long term reader […]

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3 Easy Ways Eating Healthy Saves You Money (+ Some Easy Recipes)

3 Easy Ways Eating Healthy Saves You Money (+ Some Easy Recipes)

| December 25, 2014 | 2 Comments

Hi there, Caitlyn here with quick some tips on how to keep your food spending from getting out of control, especially during the holiday season. One truth about me is, if I’m not thinking about where my money is going, I’m thinking about what I’m going to eat. We all have to eat every day, […]

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How to Grow Your Net Worth from Zero to $100,000 in 3.5 Years

How to Grow Your Net Worth from Zero to $100,000 in 3.5 Years

| December 16, 2014 | 34 Comments

I accomplished something pretty significant between late 2009 and early 2013. I grew my net worth from zero to $100,000. I don’t remember the exact day or month I crossed from negative to positive net worth territory, but it was sometime in late 2009. I was 25 years old and worth exactly as much as […]

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Can You Be Frugal and Generous at the Same Time?

Can You Be Frugal and Generous at the Same Time?

| December 6, 2014 | 5 Comments

Today’s post comes from my good friend Caitlyn. She and I have gotten to know each other over the past few months. She looks to me as somewhat of an inspiration and I look to her as someone with huge potential to achieve her dreams if she keeps at it. Caitlyn, like you and me, […]

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November’s Income/Expenses – $1,562 in Revenue

November’s Income/Expenses – $1,562 in Revenue

| December 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

This is the tenth edition of my income/expense report on my business so far. The first update can be found here, the second, here, the third, here, the fourth here the fifth, here, the sixth, here, the seventh, here, the eighth, here and the ninth, here. Up until last June, I worked for a small […]

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CMI 33 – Pulling Back the Curtain on The Tools I Use to Run My Business

CMI 33 – Pulling Back the Curtain on The Tools I Use to Run My Business

| December 2, 2014 | 2 Comments

Welcome to the thirty-third episode of the Create My Independence Podcast. talking with a friend of mine, Jeff. We met at this year’s FinCon and connected based on our way of thinking. If you missed it and want to get in-the-know on all of that, head back and listen to that episode. Click Here to […]

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CMI 32 – Do You Have to Save 25 Years/Expenses Before You Can Quit?

CMI 32 – Do You Have to Save 25 Years/Expenses Before You Can Quit?

| November 20, 2014 | 10 Comments

Welcome to the thirty-second episode of the Create My Independence Podcast. In the thirty-first episode, I answered several questions from a valued listener of the show, Max on the topic of index investing versus starting a business. If you missed it and want to get in-the-know on all of that, head back and listen to […]

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CMI 31 – Should You Just Invest in Index Funds or Start a Business?

CMI 31 – Should You Just Invest in Index Funds or Start a Business?

| November 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Welcome to the thirty-first episode of the Create My Independence Podcast. In the thirtieth episode, I commented on two articles on “Millennials and Entrepreneurship” that I found online. If you missed it and want to get in-the-know on all of that, head back and listen to that episode. In today’s episode, I’m answering several questions […]

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October’s Income/Expenses (and Some Big News) – $3,973 in Revenue

October’s Income/Expenses (and Some Big News) – $3,973 in Revenue

| November 7, 2014 | 17 Comments

This is the ninth edition of my income/expense report on my business so far. The first update can be found here, the second, here, the third, here, the fourth here the fifth, here, the sixth, here, the seventh, here and the eighth, here. Up until last June, I worked for a small internet marketing agency. […]

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CMI 30 – Can Millennials Really Succeed as Entrepreneurs?

CMI 30 – Can Millennials Really Succeed as Entrepreneurs?

| November 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Welcome to the thirtieth episode of the Create My Independence Podcast. In the twenty-ninth episode, I gave my opinion on what skills are needed to succeed at starting a business. If you missed it and want to get in-the-know on all of that, head back and listen to that episode. In today’s episode, I’m commenting on […]

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