23 Takeaways From VMBS’ Making Money Moves Seminar

Hey guys, So Victoria Mutual Building Society (VMBS)  had a very small and intimate gathering of persons at their Making Money Moves: Crushing 2020 Seminar at their HWT branch. The event wasn’t advertised widely but it was free to the public and you get a notebook and pen to take notes when you arrive. It…

Women in Business Series: Meet Kerron Clarke

Hey guys, So I wanted to feature a few women entrepreneurs on my blog because it’s important that we support each other’s small businesses when we can. This week I’m featuring Kerron Clarke, the owner of Budget Leaf and Kerron Art. I asked her all the tea on here business and this is what she said:…

Takeaways from JMMB’s Elevate 2.0 Saturday Workshops

Hey guys, So as you know, JMMB hosted a 2-day financial empowerment workshop on the 17th and 18th. This blog post will cover day 2’s information. There were several mini-workshops before the main event. Some of the gems from JMMB’s twitter account are: You need to have an exit plan (from your job), ensure you…

The Gems From JMMB’s Fireside Chat (Elevate 2.0)

Hey guys, So you may already know JMMB had a two-day financial empowerment workshop on the 17th and 18th of January. If you want a summary of both days you can read an article I already wrote on that.  The atmosphere at Spanish Court Hotel was nice and conducive to networking. JMMB knows that we…

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…