I Tried to Make My Own Shampoo and Here’s What Happened

Hey guys, So I made black soap shampoo for the first time. I first used it when one of my favourite brands carried it. It seems to have been discontinued and I was disappointed because my hair really liked it. Of course, you can learn to make just about anything once you have Youtube. I…

How I Toured the Island in 2019 Without Breaking the Bank

Hey guys, So I went at all 14 parishes, for the first time in 2019. Most of my touring was for work, I worked with a research lab for a while. However, I did go touristing for fun.  Here’s a recap: St. Thomas I went to St.Thomas several times in 2019 primarily for the beach….

What You Should Know About Stocks from Money Meetup

Hey guys, So Thriving Dollars finally returned November with their bimonthly Money Meetup. It was nice to know my gentle draping up of Kenishia did not go in vain. November’s Meetup was live and did not disappoint. The sole panellist was Randy Rowe, who you might know from his blog Every Mickle and his podcast…

What You Need to Know About Investment from the Adulting 101 Conference

Hey guys, As promised I’m bringing you all the tea from the investment presentation at the Adulting 101 conference. The presentation was done by Micha McLeod-Hines. Investment- A way to strategically put money into financial assets. When investing, it’s important to Define your goals Pay yourself first and then invest. Mischa made sure to let…

Takeaways from the Adulting 101 Conference

Hey guys, I’m sure you would have heard about the Adulting 101 conference on social media. It was on November 30th and I’d like to officially thank the organizers for allowing me to come and take notes so that I can share with you all. It was a long day packed with information and so…

What You Need to Know About Homeownership

Hey guys, So  I went to the Rotaract’s Adulting 101 series of events. This was the second one I attended and I would definitely recommend that you attend them.  It’s free of cost and very informative. The one on the 23rd of November was titled “The Journey to Home Ownership” and was presented by the…

I Went Out For Restaurant Week Alone and This is What Happened

Hi guys, Every year Restaurant Week comes around and I don’t go anywhere. It’s so weird because I love going out to eat but not during Restaurant Week. I decided to change things this year and actually go out. I went to Triple Century after reviewing their menu. Their menu offered a 3-course meal for…

9 Free Online Resources for Entrepreneurs

Hey guys, So we know starting your own business can be a daunting and expensive task. I’m here to help you cut tasks where you can and make your life a tad bit easier. Here are 10 Online Resources for Entrepreneurs, whatever your business is. Waves App– This is a great and FREE online accounting…

How to Use Your Shares As Collateral

Hey guys, This week I just want to share with you something I learnt from the Jamaica Stock Exchange’s Investor Week’s Workshops last week. Mrs Kadyll McNaught-Hermitt, Manager of Depository Services at the Jamaica Stock Exchange made a presentation titled ” Using Your Shares As Collateral to Finance Your Dreams” Mrs McNaught-Hermitt explained that you…