How I Earned My First $1,000 Blogging

how i earned my first 1000 blogging

Today, I’m going to share with you how I earned my first $1,000 blogging. A little over a year ago (Feb. 2016), I started my blog as a hobby. I’m learning more and more each day how it all works. I didn’t really know how one could make a living as a blogger. I understand a … Read moreHow I Earned My First $1,000 Blogging

How Much Do Uber/Lyft Drivers Make?

If you’ve ever contemplated the idea of becoming an Uber and/or Lyft driver, I’m about to give you a realistic look at how much you can expect to earn (figures are from the D.C. Metro area). As a side hustle / learning experience, I signed up to be an Uber and Lyft driver in the Northern … Read moreHow Much Do Uber/Lyft Drivers Make?

March 2016 Goal Progress: Update #1

Last month, we set a goal of paying off the mortgage by 2020 and to have a net worth of at least $1M by 2025. Each month, I’ll be posting an update on the progress of the goal. Mortgage progress: Over the first month, we were able to pay down $4,824 towards the mortgage, which … Read moreMarch 2016 Goal Progress: Update #1

I’ve Given 50+ Rides as an Uber Driver. Here’s How It Went.

I’ve now given 51 rides as an Uber driver and about 9 as a Lyft driver. Let’s do an analysis on my Uber earnings to see what you could expect to earn as a driver in the DC metro area (specifically Fairfax, VA, a suburb of DC). Total earnings: $559.04 Earnings from driving: $409.04 Total hours online: 21.6 … Read moreI’ve Given 50+ Rides as an Uber Driver. Here’s How It Went.

10 Personal Finance Tips for 20-somethings from a 30 year old

Millennials Personal Finance

Lately, I’ve been getting a lot of personal finance questions from 20-somethings, so I decided to come up with a list of 10 personal finance tips. Here they are: 1. Get out of debt and stay out. If you’re in your 20s, chances are you have at least one of these forms of debt: car payments, student … Read more10 Personal Finance Tips for 20-somethings from a 30 year old

I Started Driving For Uber (and Lyft) And You Can Too!

For the past three nights, after my son went down to sleep, I went out for a few hours to drive for Uber. Before I started, I figured I would quit after one day after seeing what’s it’s like, but it’s been really fun! Last night, I drove into D.C. for the first time as … Read moreI Started Driving For Uber (and Lyft) And You Can Too!

The Strategy and The Current State of Affairs

If you want to make God laugh, tell him about your plans. – Woody Allen In my previous post, I mentioned my goal of achieving financial independence (FI) by 2025, but I truly believe that, ultimately, my plans are in God’s hands. With that being said, I also believe that if we are good stewards … Read moreThe Strategy and The Current State of Affairs