Consignment – New Clothes & Extra Cash

Happy Martin Luther King Day! I was feeling a little chill and boyish on this wonderful four-day weekend, so I pulled out one of my favorite thrifted oversized sweaters. I paired it with my favorite pair of American Eagle boyfriend jeans, and my new favorite sneakers – these navy blue Reebok Classics. Shopping consignment stores is a great way to not just save, but also make money while shopping. READ MORE…

5 Financial Habits For 2016

Happy New Year! I can’t believe 2015 is over already. With a new year comes new year’s resolutions. Just in case one of your resolutions for this year is to get your money right, here are my top 5 financial habits to adapt in 2016 for a better and more fiscally responsible you. READ MORE…

American Ivy

I’ve been at this whole blog and vlog thing for about two months now. Lately I’ve been asking myself, what’s my end goal here? I originally started this blog to make a difference. To share my knowledge and love for personal finance and fiscal responsibility with people who look like me. As I started researching top bloggers and vloggers, I fell into this notion that in order to be a successful social media influencer, you have to create content about the trendiest brands and most expensive products. But that’s just not me.

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