Unbound
Book of the Month

Unbound: How Income Inequality Constricts Our Economy

Welcome to the CashforKat Personal Finance Book of the Month post for June and July! For the next two months, I am reading, Unbound: How Inequality Constricts Our Economy and What We Can Do About It. Every month, I choose one personal finance book that I’ve read (or want to read!) that I think will provide value to those starting…

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16 Tips for Growing Your YouTube Ch...
16 Tips for Growing Your YouTube Channel - Financierpro
Guest Post, Making Money

0 to Full-Time Income with Kathrin

This week we have our first guest post on Cash for Kat! Today’s article is about building a freelance income from scratch and it is written by Kathrin from A Chat With Kat blog. 0 to Full-Time Income The red brick house loomed up ahead, casting a shadow over the street. Dark, empty windows stared down at me. I dropped…

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Freelancing on Upwork with CashforKat
Making Money, Upwork

Freelancing on Upwork: How I made $400+

Does freelancing on Upwork… work? That is the question that I asked myself back in 2017 as a desperate college grad trying to make some quick cash. And the answer in 2017 was, “HELL NO.” Thankfully, a lot has changed on Upwork since then. And I’m so glad that I gave it another chance! If I hadn’t, I would have…

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Saving Money, Tips

FreeTaxUSA Review (2020)

Welcome to my FreeTaxUSA Review for 2020! FreeTaxUSA has been my go-to tax filing service for years. It is actually the only online platform I’ve ever used to file my taxes because it is so easy! I first found it when I was trying to do my taxes by myself in college and it was recommended by the IRS’s website.…

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Tips

Grammarly Premium Review for SEO

Welcome to my Grammarly Premium Review for SEO! Grammarly is hands down one of the most impactful writing tools I have ever used, which is why I am proud to be an affiliate for them (this post contains affiliate links). I’ve been using Grammarly’s free grammar checker for about 6 years now. It is actually one of the first tools I began…

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10 responsible ways to spend your tax refund
Saving Money, Tips

10 Responsible Ways to Spend Your Tax Return

Want to discover 10 Responsible Ways to Spend Your Tax Return? You’ve come to the right place! Well, tax season is finally over! Chances are pretty good that you’ve received your tax return by now and it’s probably a significant windfall for you. If you are no longer a college student that has already earmarked that money for rent, you…

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Saving Money, Tips

Easiest Tax Credit and Deductions for 2020

This post has been updated with the easiest tax credits and deductions for 2020. This post does contain affiliate links for products that I trust and use myself. If you buy something with the link, I will receive a small commission at no additional cost to you. Every tax season I wonder to myself, “What random tax credit and deductions…

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Saving Money, Tips

4 Best Financial Tips for 2020

Here are my 4 best financial tips for 2020! These tips are easy to implement and will help you build a foundation for the new year. Financial tip #1:  Perform a financial audit It is so easy to add on new, recurrent expenses throughout the year. That is why I like to take 15-minutes every year to tally up how…

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