Category: Life Planning

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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
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Navigating Your Finances During an Employment Gap

You’re unemployed, but that’s temporary. I’m writing this strategy guide in the middle of the chaos, which is the coronavirus. Things are especially scary now, but just like in any situation you have to keep your cool and not panic. The best way to reduce your anxiety is to have a game plan. Here are a few ideas and resources that I’d encourage you to explore. Unemployment Benefits Depending on your previous work history, you…
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March 15, 2020 0

Reinventing Yourself with John Marty

John Marty has had a crazy career. After starting his career as a young entrepreneur he found a lot of success. However, things changed rapidly and he was soon unemployed with no real prospects.  Listen to the episode to see how he reinvented himself and is now a Product Manager at Amazon and uses his experience to empower others through content on LinkedIn, YouTube, and public speaking. We cover the following in the show. Navigating…
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October 10, 2019 0