8 Steps I Took To Get a Raise and a Promotion within 2 Months of Starting A New Job

The day after Memorial Day 2017, I started a new job working as an IT administrator for a retail company. Whatever that means. I had been warned that I was going to be laid off as a marketing manager for my previous job, and I had to choose between a job reading contracts for a solar…… Continue reading 8 Steps I Took To Get a Raise and a Promotion within 2 Months of Starting A New Job

Why I Will Never Get A Raise or Promotion At My Day Job…Yet Will Still Get More Responsibility

When I started at my day job in 2015, I was so excited. It was my first real job. It didn’t matter that I had no interest in what the company was doing or that marketing did not align with my values (manipulating human psychology to sell crap never sat right with me.) I was…… Continue reading Why I Will Never Get A Raise or Promotion At My Day Job…Yet Will Still Get More Responsibility

How I Increased My Credit Score by Over 150 points in 3 Months

When I checked my credit score two years ago, it was categorized as very poor. Low 500s. Even though I knew I was more than a number, I couldn’t help but feel shame about how I had managed my money over the past 6 years. From age 18-21 I made a serious of bad financial…… Continue reading How I Increased My Credit Score by Over 150 points in 3 Months