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February 27, 2019
Sure, I may be an only child… but have you met my future wife and her brothers and sisters, nieces and nephews, uncles and aunts? In ‘Cheaper by the Dozen’ I dig into some tricks to keep it cheap when traveling with the clan. The Vagabond Family was kind enough to let me hitch a ride on their travel site for this one.
February 21, 2019
Poorly managed debt can be a seriously debilitating financial factor. However, informed and prudent use of debt can open up opportunities and even improve your credit. When the fellas at Frugal Fitness asked me to explore this concept, I compiled some research with my personal experience to bring you Borrow Smart: 5 Ways Debt Can Improve Your Credit Score.
February 8, 2019
My first job out of college was for a multi-level marketing company… cold-crawling through the DC burbs in pursuit of coupon book sales. This harrowing and short-lived stunt gave me one perspective on MLMs. For Best Company (third-party comparisons of everything from fundraising sites to pest control), I allowed myself to consider both pros and cons of this style of self-employment. Read my (relatively) unbiased report of ‘Multi-Level Marketing: Risks and Rewards’.
January 3, 2019
At Sand in My Suitcase, Janice & George Mucalov entice travelers with tales of luxury travel and a twist of adventure. The couple graciously allowed me space to write about a favorite topic in a place I know well. In ‘Louisville Theater: The River City’s 5 Best Stages’, I take readers through highlights at The Kentucky Center, Actors Theater, The Palace, The Brown, and Kentucky Shakespeare.
December 28, 2018
While finance and business writing is a relatively new niche for me, I drew upon my experience freelancing (and some well-honed research skills) to craft this guest post for Finance For You. If you’re interested in supplementing (or eventually replacing) your primary income with a little side-hustle or two, check out my Passive Income recommendations in ‘Always Be Earning’.
December 21, 2018
Jonn DiScala (aka Johnny Jet) has made a name for himself sharing best travel practices. After collaborating with John’s team on a handful of link-building projects, I’ve now been given the opportunity to contribute to his content directly. Whether you travel for work or play, you’ll benefit from a quick read on how to make your own hotel perks.
December 6, 2018
My Postcard is a German (thank you, Google Translate) custom postcard website… and so much more. My article, Civilization Has Its Moments: The 10 Most Beautiful Cities in the World is one of many phenomenal travel blogs featured on the site, including some pause-worthy photography. I was excited to guest post on this site as a way to promote my colleague Johnny Jet.
November 20th, 2018
From increasing productivity to paying down debt, the good folks at MoneyMiniBlog have carefully curated a collection of short articles to help the reader manage finances and life. They were gracious enough to ask me to contribute my own brand of frugality. In ‘Single-Bag Trekking’, I offer some tried and true tips for flying, driving, and hiking light.
November 8th, 2018
It may sound like a travel site, but The Fearless Flyer is a one-stop-shop for all things related to online business-building. Being the accommodating guys and gals that they are, they let me write a travel article anyway. Traveling with a larger crew can have its advantages, as I describe in The Art of Delegating a Family Road Trip.