• LIFE & PERSONAL,  SAVING

    Pandemic Budget

    The Coronavirus (Covid-19) had been circulating for a few weeks but in isolated areas and cases back in early March. There was a cluster in Westchester but very few cases identified in NYC. Then around the second week of March, I slowly started to realize that we would be sent to work from home imminently. Initially, I thought it would be only a couple of weeks, but as those couple of weeks has turned into a couple of months it became very apparent that this is a new reality we are all living in. We are in uncertain times. One of the things I have been thinking a lot during…

  • LIFE & PERSONAL

    Hey There

    I am a 30-something single woman living in NYC who enjoys learning about personal finance. I became interested in the topic a few years ago when I discovered a community of bloggers that post about their financial journeys. As I learned more, I realized how much I wished I would have known sooner and wished I had someone who had sat me down in my 20’s to explain some basic finance concepts. I know that thinking about money in this way comes from a place of privilege.  I was able to attend college and grad school (city and state universities) and take out smaller loans than would be needed for…