I am overwhelmed by the comments and encouragement I have received from friends and family as well as new friends who have been reading these posts. Thank you for your encouragement. I will keep writing!
The step I’m talking about today is very intimidating for some people. Sure, everybody would like to have a larger income, but doesn’t that mean getting a raise or a better job? Well, those are ways to increase your income, but they are a little more drastic than what I’m going to talk about right now. (Although, I’ve known plenty of people that have paid off their debt by delivering pizzas or being a server at a restaurant on the weekends.)
Analyze Your Skills
When Ryan and I first got married, we weren’t making much. If you’d like to see a detailed budget, check out this post. We realized that we needed some additional income if we were going to just make monthly expenses. We really had to think about our skill sets, and I encourage you to do the same. Thinking about what we could do that people would pay to have done, we came up with this list… [Read more…]