GOALdigger series: Shelly from The Eclectic Voyager

Shelly is a 26 year old school social worker who currently lives in South Carolina. She spends her school holidays and summers traveling the world. Her love for travel started when she studied abroad in both Guam and South Africa her junior year at the University of South Carolina. So…

7 Local Things To Do On A No Spend Weekend

A no spend weekend is hard. It takes a lot of self-control but it helps you get things done and save a ton of money! You don’t need to overthink a no spend weekend. You also don’t need to travel far to find things to do. There are plenty of…

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How to Choose a Travel Credit Card

Travel cards are a great way to earn free points that can be redeemed for airfares, hotels, rental cars, or even cash. When I first started looking at travel credit cards I wasn’t sure where to start. I assumed they would all be similar, but the truth is they are…

GOALdigger series: From Pennies to Pounds

Francesca, the creative mind behind From Pennies to Pounds, is a mumma to a beautiful 5 year old girl who is everything to her! She has 2 part time jobs and she is studying Criminology part time at University. Every Saturday she plays hockey and she trains during the week (Isn’t that…

The Truth About Buying A Car

Picture this: You’ve just graduated college. It’s time to buy a car and you have never made a big purchase on your own. You see all of the beautiful new cars and are hypnotized by all of the cool features. Your mind is made up. You decide you must have…

GOALdigger series: Wes from The Pursuit of Happiness

Wes is the face behind the blog The Pursuit of Happiness. He is happily married and has a 3 month old baby boy. He lives in the US but has traveled to other countries. His background is in business management & finance/accounting, but he has always had an interesting in…

Why I Use Credit Cards

Please hear me out. I know Dave Ramsey says that you should cut up your credit cards and never use them again. I respect Dave and think he is a very intelligent man and he has helped so many people. This post is not to bash him in any way…

GOALdigger series: Amanda from The Busy Bee Hive

Amanda is 26 years old living in Lincoln Park, NJ with her boyfriend and his three kids. She works full-time at an Assisted Living Community, she’s an Emerald Beachbody Coach, and she works part-time at a pizzeria (she’s worked there for 10 years). Last year she decided to embark on the journey of…

Book Review: Make it Happen

This book is seriously a game changer. You will want to read it over and over again and buy it for all of your friends/family. Lara Casey is the creator of the PowerSheets, which I think is the best goal planner on the market. Make it Happen is Lara’s story about…

GOALdigger series: Kim Galeta

I am honored to have Kim as my first GOALdigger! Kim was born and raised in Jamaica but currently lives in New Jersey with her husband. She received her MBA from the University of Florida in 2013 and has worked for The Borgen Project since 2015. Her story is inspiring and her tips…