STOP SPENDING IT BEFORE YOU HAVE IT

I was having lunch with a girlfriend, and she was pretty down in the dumps. She runs her own clothing company, and she was upset because she had a client who hadn’t paid their last two invoices. The problem (although not being paid is problem numero uno) was that she had already spent the money […]

HOW MUCH DOES THE GOOD LIFE *REALLY* COST?

Y’all, I went into Nordstrom Rack today. You know I love my Neiman’s, but Nordstrom was right there. I had to go in and take a quick run through. If you haven’t been, Nordstrom Rack is all about the discount, BUT I’m tellin’ you, don’t go in there thinking you’re gonna get a super-duper, Macy’s […]

FIVE WAYS TO BE SMART ABOUT MAKING MORE MONEY

Here at www.powerfulpenny.com, we are all about using SMART goals to achieve the things you want. What’s a SMART goal, you ask? This is a type of goal that is: S—Specific M—Measurable A—Attainable R—Realistic T—Time-based Now, last week I spoke about having a side hustle to put some money in your pocket. I also mentioned that you […]

DO THE HUSTLE! (ON THE SIDE, ANYWAY)

First of all, let me start by saying I love my corporate day job. And I’m darn good at it. But about five years ago when I attended my first Lisa Nichols Speak and Write to Make Millions workshop, I learned the importance of having multiple revenue streams. In other words, a side hustle. Or […]