I Want It, I Got It – Setting Financial Goals

If you’ve been reading my blog for a while, then you know that I love S.M.A.R.T. goals. Setting S.M.A.R.T. goals help you create goals that are realistic and actually attainable.  This year is a big year for me because I’m turning 40, so I feel like I should become a little more responsible in my “old” age. I struggled financially for so many years after my time of unemployment and FINALLY, I’m in a great place career-wise. Now is the time for me to get my finances in order. I started doing that late last year by making some S.M.A.R.T. financial goals about my money. I have three financial goals this year: 1. Pay off my credit card by August. Theoretically, this goal should be the easiest to achieve because my credit card balance is only $1,200. Compared to the majority of people my age, the average amount of credit…

Cool in My Cardigan – SHEIN Black Friday Sale

Back in the day, I would be up early on Black Friday hitting the stores with the hundreds of other shoppers that were trying to catch all the good deals. The older I get, the less I want to run around to all the stores and the more I am ordering online. Shein has been one of my favorite online stores lately.  So when they started their Black Friday sale early, I had to get in on the deals. The Shein’s Black Friday sale runs until November 29 and they have some great deals. I have this Checkered Contrast Trim Cardigan saved in my favorites for a month now. The cardigan was originally priced at $28 and now it’s on sale for only $19. Initially, I ordered a 2XL knowing that Shein clothes sometimes run small, but I had to send it back because this cardigan runs a little big.  I ended…