Money Basics: Saving

There’s a toxic mentality circling around that if you don’t have a lot of disposable income you can’t save. However, that is the exact reason WHY you should save. From my experience I have learned that the lack of a healthy savings account can lead you to feel trapped in your current situation. It doesn’t…

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Money Moves

Growing up money was a huge taboo in my house. My mom and father would bicker about money constantly, my father was an aggressive saver and my mother was an aggressive spender. My father grew up in Isuofia, a village in Nigeria, and came from the wealthiest family in the Isuofia. However, despite my father’s…

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Keep Evolving

Misery is an infectious disease. I once worked at a company in which everyone (quite literally everyone below C-suite) was miserable. No matter the department across the board we were all severely underpaid. There was a huge cognitive dissonance between mid-level management and upper management and it consistently left us chasing our tails. I complained…

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Growing Pains

The phrase “Growing Pains” is typically reserved for children who limbs begin to ache as they grow. Today, I would like to use the phrase growing pains to refer to the emotional heartache that accompanies your early twenty-something years. In the words of Crazy Eyes, “navigating adult female relationships is SO complicated!” and I’m here…

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