How to Make the Most Out of Seminars/Conferences

Hi guys, Okay so you’ve decided to go to a seminar/conference after reading my last blog post?Great! Here are some tips to make sure you get the best out of the experience and not waste your money or time. Carry pen and paper– Unless you’ve been blessed with a good memory, in order to leave…

Is the Seminar/Conference Worth it?

Hi guys, So as you may have realized, there have been a lot of seminars/conferences/forums popping up demanding your time, attention and more often than not, your money. But are they worth it? I’ve gone to a couple this year, you can read my experience with them here and here. The organizers typically refer to…

The Money Associated with Stock Investment

Hey guys, As promised I’m going to share with you the money associated with buying stocks as well as how you make money from stocks. First, let’s talk about where and how you’ll be spending your money. Opening your stock account- This amount varies between brokers and the type of stock account you’ll open. For…

“Before you Resign, Gather Your Coins” -Review of Money Meetup

Hi guys, So @ThrivingDollars hosted the first of their bi-monthly money meet up of the year titled “Before You Resign, Gather Your Coins” at the Hub Co Working Limited. The aim of the meetup was really so young people, millennials if you will, can have open and honest conversations about money and wealth. We often…

A Beginner’s Guide to Buying Stocks in Jamaica

Hi guys, So the Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) hosted a free event at Emancipation Park recently, aimed at informing the public about the stock market. If you’re like me and don’t want to be a goody on a budget forever, I figured you might be interested in what I learnt. The first thing you should…

An Honest Conversation about Salaries After Leaving University.

Hey guys, So I’ve been seeing a lot of debate surrounding the topic of what a reasonable salary is for a recent university graduate. Being a recent university graduate myself, this topic piqued my interest. The truth is the salaries being offered to recent graduates can be pretty demotivating and rather exploitive. This kind of…

Review of the “Securing the Bag” Millennial Mixer

Hey guys, So on February 9th, I went to Turning Maverick’s Millennial Mixer titled “Securing the Bag”. I found about it on Twitter and entered a giveaway by UCA Jamaica. I was the lucky winner and so I’m gonna spill all the tea about the event. Firstly, it was held at the Suzuki showroom and…

How to Make a Vision Board

Hey guys, So it’s basically the end of January and so the hype of the new year has whittled down significantly. So with a clearer head and more realistic expectations, it’s probably a good time to get started on your vision board. Making a vision board is super easy and so I hope you aren’t…

Yaadie Pop Up

Hi guys, So last week, December 22nd to be exact, I went over to Campion College to thrift. It was raining and I couldn’t find the thrift sale so I decided to roam my old high school campus. I found a whole other sale happening at Lindo Hall aka the school’s auditorium. This was how…

5 Things That Will Make Your Natural Hair Journey Easier

Hi guys, This week I’ll be sharing with you some natural hair tips. Hope you enjoyed Tamera’s takes and advice. If you missed them, read the articles here, here and here.  Here are five things that will make your natural hair journey easier and won’t break the bank. A Spray Bottle- Spray bottles are my…