Extra Money Tutoring – My Side Hustle Story

I never thought it was possible to make extra money tutoring. When it comes to personal finance, I thought I knew everything there was to know. I had read all the blogs I could find, bought the books I was supposed to, and followed (most) of the rules about budgeting. The Struggle: before I started making extra money tutoring) However, I was still struggling. Every More...

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By Aja McClanahan On Monday, July 18th, 2016

Increase Income Book Available Now!

Increase Income Now- A QuickStart Guide to Earning Independent Income for an Independent Lifestyle. Increase Income Now is designed to inspire and encourage you to create a realistic, customized plan for increasing More...

By Aja McClanahan On Sunday, July 17th, 2016

How to Make $22,000 per Month with Pinterest

I started my blog two years ago. For the longest, I hovered around 800 unique monthly pageviews. (That’s so sad, I know!) I made a few dollars (like $2) in Google Adsense but overall was pretty content with my More...

By LaTisha Styles On Saturday, July 16th, 2016

How To Start a Blog and Make Your First $100

Want to start a blog? So did I when I graduated college. When I first started this blog more than 5 years ago, I had no idea that it would grow into what it is now. Because of the work that I put into this blog, More...

By Ginger Dean On Thursday, July 14th, 2016

The Perfect Recipe To Start A New Business

If you want to start a new business, what’s holding you back?  Maybe you’re waiting for the perfect time, maybe you’re not sure if you can afford it or maybe you have a ton of ideas and just don’t know More...

By Aja McClanahan On Monday, July 11th, 2016

How to Start a Blog like a Total Rock Star!

Keeping in tow with the Increase Income theme for the Fourth of July holiday, I’m dedicating a few posts to blogging. Why? It’s one of those things that no matter your interest or computer savvy, you can harness More...

By Aja McClanahan On Saturday, July 9th, 2016

How to Blog and Make Money without Going Crazy

There are really no big secrets around how to blog and make money online. However, there are some strategies to make it a profitable venture. Essentially, the secret is having a well-defined and executed blog monetization More...

By Aja McClanahan On Sunday, June 26th, 2016

Why You Need a Blogging Coach and How to Find & Afford One

I’ve used coaches for many things in my life: exercise, prayer, business. Now that I am a blogger, I am using a blogging coach. Actually, I have several blogging coaches. Why is this even necessary and isn’t More...

By Aja McClanahan On Thursday, June 9th, 2016

Small Business Owner? Freelancer? entrepreneur? Get Paid Faster with These Tips!

Post sponsored by FreshBooks.com If you are a small business owner or even a entrepreneur, then you can attest that cash flow and getting paid on time are of the utmost importance. If you aren’t an accounting More...

By Kayla Sloan On Wednesday, February 17th, 2016

4 Crucial Investments for Small Business Success

When you run a small business, it can be difficult to determine what is worth investing in and what isn’t. This is because small businesses typically have less capital to work with when deciding what to invest More...


Did you know?

African Americans are significantly more likely to have some type of debt (94%) compared with the general population (82%). Credit card debt, student loan debt, and personal loans are all significantly higher in the African American community.

Source: Prudential’s 2013 "African American Financial Experience" study