Category: Couples Finances

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Quitting to Start a Business

I share my personal story of quitting my job to start my business, Level Up Financial Planning. While working in a position many would consider a dream position, with a 6-month-old at home, I quit my job. It was the scariest decision I ever made. In addition to my story, I share a few of the financial steps I took before quitting and a couple of things I wish I had done differently. Job hunting…
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August 25, 2020 0

Building Confidence as a Bootcamp Graduate with Stephanie Ogburn

Before becoming a programmer, Stephanie Ogburn’s first career was as a public radio journalist covering science and the environment. Stephanie shares her experience making the career transition: Having a supporting spouse Diverse backgrounds In tech Women Who Code Challenges as a bootcamp graduate Building confidence to overcome impostor syndrome  Finding her first Job Prepping for a bootcamp Avoiding student loan debt Women Who Code (Official Site)Women Who Code (Fort Collins Meetup) Music: 80s Motivational Chiptune by Shane…
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October 10, 2019 0
Married couple wondering how to split their finances

How Should Married Couples Split Finances Strategy Guide

How should you and your spouse split your finances? Financial issues are one of the leading causes of divorce, so it is important to start out strong. Unfortunately, there is not a magic bullet. It does not make sense that there would be only one way to approach finances as a married couple. Instead, I will provide you various scenarios and examples that you may wish to model for your family. Do you know you…
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July 3, 2019 0