The World of Multi-Level Marketing: How to Spot It & Why You Should Avoid It

This past week, I devoted some time exploring the bizarre concept that is multi-level marketing. I was fascinated by something that regularly popped up on my Facebook, a company called It Works! and just had to learn what it was all about. Distributors are constantly posting to social media, showing off all the money they are(n't) … Continue reading The World of Multi-Level Marketing: How to Spot It & Why You Should Avoid It

How I Negotiated Thousands of Dollars Off a Brand New Car

Buying your first car... it's bittersweet, really.  There's a major sense of accomplishment that comes with it.  However, it also comes with the burden of owing tens of thousands of dollars to the bank. I wanted the car that was best for me-- one that would last a decade, get great gas mileage, fit my … Continue reading How I Negotiated Thousands of Dollars Off a Brand New Car