Ways to Save – Grocery Edition

Ways to Save – Grocery Edition

Next up in our Ways to Save series is food – and more specifically, grocery shopping. When I first moved to [city] (fill in the blank - DC (2004), Paris (2006), London (2012) and New York (2016)) – I was shocked by the price of food in grocery stores. Each and every city brought a [...]

Washington DC – Top 20 – Must Do, Must See, Must Eat!

Washington DC – Top 20 – Must Do, Must See, Must Eat!

It only seemed appropriate to sandwich my Top 20 tips for Washington D.C. between my Memorial Day surprise weekend and the 4th of July – I can’t help but get all patriotic this time of year (*waves mini flag around while traveling on a British passport most places*). A lot of people (myself included) forget [...]

Student Loans – The Struggle is Real

Student Loans – The Struggle is Real

We have covered a wide range of options for dealing with the struggle of student loans… believe me - the struggle has never been more real. If student loans have got you down, you have a few different options – you can: pay them all off immediately (unrealistic) pay the minimum amount every month (which [...]

June Beauty Picks!

June Beauty Picks!

We are halfway through June already – when did this happen!?!? There has been a heavy focus on getting rid of student loans around here lately (in the spirit of school’s out for the summer) but it is time to have some fun… summer is finally here! And as with most summers, my weekends tend [...]

Student Loan Fallback – Deferment / Forbearance

Student Loan Fallback – Deferment / Forbearance

Only a couple more options to get through on the student loan front - today, we are going to focus on some of the last resorts. If you are in the depths of financial despair, with little to no cash flow, you may be able to take advantage of one of these alternatives. Both deferment [...]