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Month: August 2011

The Wealth Cure Book Review

the wealth cure

I was sent a copy of The Wealth Cure: Putting Money in Its Place by Hill Harper to review. It’s a captivating and charming book that will uplift you to make changes in your life. If you don’t know, Hill Harper is an actor, most known for his work on CSI: NY, and he is a […] Read more…

4 Ways to Manage Your Personal Economy

manage personal economy

If you ever tune into one of the 24/7 news channels, it’s all doom and gloom these days. The stock market is a complete roller coaster ride and the U.S. debt problems are on the lips of every pundit. Every person has a different opinion as to how to fix our problems and it can […] Read more…

Getting Your First Credit Card


  I remember getting my first credit card in college, a card I still have today. They had a booth right in front of the student union and gave away free T-shirts. Ironically, I never got a free T-shirt. I felt a new sense of responsibility, like I was entering adulthood. I had the power […] Read more…

WordCamp San Francisco 2011

wordcamp sf 2011

I started my first WordPress blog, a food blog called YummySF, in 2006. If you don’t know, WordPress is a free website platform that is now being used to make major websites. At my last job, we built conference and event websites using WordPress. During the past weekend, I attended Wordcamp San Francisco, the biggest […] Read more…

May You Be Full


My lifelong dreams have been to have a baby, meet the singer/songwriter Lisa Loeb, and to write a book. This year, I’ve fulfilled the first two dreams. In February, I got the awesome opportunity to watch Lisa Loeb perform, for the first time, and in the front row! She was so close, she even commented […] Read more…

Credit Cards for Bad Credit


  Do you have bad credit? Let’s face it, building your credit history is difficult after you’ve messed up in the past. And by messing up, I mean, filing for bankruptcy, losing your home to foreclosure, or getting behind in credit card payments. After you’ve cleaned up your debt, you may not even want to […] Read more…