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Freelancer Success Stories – Jay Johnson

Jay Johnson

Name: Jay Johnson Location: Manitoba, Canada Bio: Jay’s 1st design medium was the etch-a-sketch. Crude, yes…yet he was mesmerized by the idea of creating something out of nothing with the twist of a knob! From those humble beginnings, Jay’s child-like imagination became a lifelong passion! Jay and his lovely wife Christine have been married for 21 years. He’s the father …

Freelancer Success Stories – Raina Willick

Raina Willick

Name: Raina Willick Location: Houston, Texas Website: www.startlivingrichly.com Bio: I’m Raina, a Professional Community Connector. I help online entrepreneurs create human connection and culture within their digital platforms and build meaningful, profitable memberships. Also: A Reader of Books, Baker of Pastries, Doer of Yoga, and Watcher of Downton Abbey. How long have you been doing freelance work? Less than 1 …

Freelancer Success Stories – Bobby Warren

Bobby Warren

Name: Bobby Warren Location: Wooster, Ohio Website: https://wooster.media Bio: Bobby Warren is a former Associated Press award-winning journalist who left the industry to start his own search engine optimization and content creation company. Bobby works with businesses and bloggers around the country to improve the SEO of their websites and content. How long have you been doing freelance work? More …

Freelancer Success Stories – Sarah Li Cain

Name: Sarah Li Cain Location: USA Website: beyondthedollar.co Bio: Sarah Li-Cain is a finance writer and host of Beyond The Dollar whose work has appeared in places like Bankrate, Business Insider, Redbook, Financial Planning Association, Stacking Benjamins and Her Money podcast with Jean Chatzky (of NBC Today). Her work blends practical tips and mindset strategies so that those trying to …

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5 Reasons Why We Still Love Our Small Home

our small home

My wife and I took possession of our current home 13 years ago this month. October 10th, 2006, to be precise. We moved in with three very young kids in tow, our youngest was not even 3 months at the time. I’ll never forget that first night in our new home. After everyone was asleep, and with all of the …

Freelancer Success Stories – Emily Guy Birken

Emily Guy Birken

Name: Emily Guy Birken Location: Milwaukee, WI Website: www.emilyguybirken.com Bio: Emily Guy Birken is a Milwaukee-based former educator and freelance writer specializing in personal finance. She is the author of four books, including End Financial Stress Now and The Five Years Before You Retire. You can find her work at www.emilyguybirken.com. How long have you been doing freelance work? More …

Freelancer Success Stories – Ben Luthi

Name: Ben Luthi Location: Lehi, Utah Website: https://benluthi.co Bio: Ben is a personal finance and travel writer based in Lehi, Utah. He has a degree in finance from Brigham Young University and has worked in financial services since 2011. His work has appeared in several online publications, including U.S. News & World Report, Yahoo Finance, USA Today, MONEY, Success and …

Freelancer Success Stories – Kat Tretina

kat tretina

Name: Kat Tretina Location: Orlando, Florida Website: www.KTretina.com Bio: Kat has been a freelance writer for six years, but has only been freelancing full-time for one. Her work has appeared in publications like The Huffington Post, Entrepreneur, MarketWatch, and more. She lives in Orlando, FL with her husband and two very fluffy dogs. How long have you been doing freelance …

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Freelancer Success Stories – Rich – PF Geeks

freelancer success stories

Name: Richmond Location: Houston, TX Website: PF Geeks and Meal Prepify Bio: My name is Richmond and I’m a 26 year old pastor and grad student from Houston, TX. In my spare time I run two sites: pfgeeks and a new food blog called mealprepify. I love to work out, make bbq, and I have the world’s cutest puppy. How …

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WHY YOU SHOULD CELEBRATE SMALL VICTORIES

I’m going to ask you to do something today. Take your biggest dreams, and lay them down.  The very things that propel you forward, that fuel the fire inside you.  That’s right.  For today, I want you to set them aside. Just for today. Your money or career goals.  Early retirement.  Dreams for your relationships. Lay them down. Your fitness …