Loving Too Hard On Your Credit Card?

“How do I love thee? Let me count the ways.” If you’re saying this to your credit cards rather than to yourself, then we need to talk! Nothing wrong with loving on your credit cards or even having one or two of them, especially when you’re using them the right way. The question is: Are…

5 Ways To Be Smart About Making More Money

Here at PowerfulPenny.com, we are all about using SMART goals to achieve the things you want. What’s a SMART goal, you ask? This is a type of goal that is: S—Specific M—Measurable A—Attainable R—Realistic T—Time-based Now, last week I spoke about having a side hustle to put some money in your pocket. I also mentioned that you need to…

Is Flying First Class Always Worth The Extra Cash?

In October 2017, the NAACP issued a travel advisory warning passengers about “a pattern of disturbing incidents reported by African-American passengers, specific to American Airlines.” As a road warrior, this got me thinking…I spend a LOT of time in the air, fluctuating on average between Executive Platinum and Platinum levels. I’ve been an American girl…

4 Ways To Maintain Your Summer Sizzle

Where did the time go? Just like you, I am reminiscing over all the amazing moments of summer. The sand between your toes, lounging by the pool, the sassy swimwear and of course the yummy flavors. Summer is a time that many women prepare and even sacrifice for.  Regular exercise and ditching unhealthy eating habits…

How To Find Your Mommy Tribe

Being a mom in these parenting streets is HARD! You want to have the perfect home, spacious car(s), a wonderful husband, amazing kids, dream vacations and the bomb job or business. That’s all awesome and it sounds like heaven on earth, but that’s not life. We try to sell the fake life version to our…