Professional, Resources + Tools

7 Gamechangers That Will Turn Your CV into a Resume

Before I landed my first job in Columbus, I sent out over 160 resumes. Nonfiction. Granted, this also includes the jobs I applied for in Lexington before we moved. So maybe it was 50/50. But seriously, if you’ve been applying to jobs left and right and feel like you’re getting nowhere, you’re not alone. Anyone… Read More 7 Gamechangers That Will Turn Your CV into a Resume

Grad School, Professional, Resources + Tools

How to Sell Out: Tips on Finding a Non-Ac Job You Love

So you’ve created a budget and you’ve stuck to that budget like white on rice. But the debt’s still piling up, you’re stressing about funding for school, the dismal job market is lingering in the back of your mind, you live in a run-down slum on campus, you can’t afford to even travel to and… Read More How to Sell Out: Tips on Finding a Non-Ac Job You Love

Home-buying Series, Resources + Tools

I’m in Student Loan Repayment and Still Bought a House | Part 7: Closing the Deal

**Disclaimer: All of the information included in this series of posts are a personal account of my experiences and my personal opinions. I am not a real estate agent, mortgage broker, financial adviser, or attorney. You made it! You’ve reached the last installment of the Bluegrass Bones home-buying series and let me tell you… The… Read More I’m in Student Loan Repayment and Still Bought a House | Part 7: Closing the Deal

Home-buying Series, Resources + Tools

I’m in Student Loan Repayment and Still Bought a House | Part 6: The Snafu

**Disclaimer: All of the information included in this series of posts are a personal account of my experiences and my personal opinions. I am not a real estate agent, mortgage broker, financial adviser, or attorney. Every home purchase deal hits a snafu. Sometimes it’s uncooperative sellers, sometimes it’s a disastrous home inspection. Even if you… Read More I’m in Student Loan Repayment and Still Bought a House | Part 6: The Snafu

Home-buying Series, Resources + Tools

I’m in Student Loan Repayment and Still Bought a House | Part 5: (Terrorist) Negotiations

**Disclaimer: All of the information included in this series of posts are a personal account of my experiences and my personal opinions. I am not a real estate agent, mortgage broker, financial adviser, or attorney. All of the information in this post hinges on the assumption that you are confident in the offer you made… Read More I’m in Student Loan Repayment and Still Bought a House | Part 5: (Terrorist) Negotiations

Home-buying Series, Resources + Tools

I’m in Student Loan Repayment and Still Bought a House | Part 4: Making the Offer

**Disclaimer: All of the information included in this series of posts are a personal account of my experiences and my personal opinions. I am not a real estate agent, mortgage broker, financial adviser, or attorney. Now that you’ve found your dream house (or something like it), what do you do? It’s time to make an… Read More I’m in Student Loan Repayment and Still Bought a House | Part 4: Making the Offer

Home-buying Series, Resources + Tools

I’m in Student Loan Repayment and Still Bought a House | Part 3: Look at Houses (the Fun Part)

**Disclaimer: All of the information included in this series of posts are a personal account of my experiences and my personal opinions. I am not a real estate agent, mortgage broker, financial adviser, or attorney. I’m going to start this one off by saying that the first house we went to see was a doozy.… Read More I’m in Student Loan Repayment and Still Bought a House | Part 3: Look at Houses (the Fun Part)

Home-buying Series, Resources + Tools

I’m in Student Loan Repayment and Still Bought a House | Part 2: Make a Plan

**Disclaimer: All of the information included in this series of posts are a personal account of my experiences and my personal opinions. I am not a real estate agent, mortgage broker, financial adviser, or attorney. After you’ve researched mortgage brokers, spoken to a lender, gathered and submitted all of the paperwork on the planet, and… Read More I’m in Student Loan Repayment and Still Bought a House | Part 2: Make a Plan

Home-buying Series, Resources + Tools

I’m in Student Loan Repayment and Still Bought a House | Part 1: Can I Buy a House?

This post contains affiliate links. Disclaimer: All of the information included in this series of posts are a personal account of my experiences and my personal opinions. I am not a real estate agent, mortgage broker, financial advisor, or attorney.   Part 2: Make a Plan // Part 3: Look at Houses // Part 4:… Read More I’m in Student Loan Repayment and Still Bought a House | Part 1: Can I Buy a House?