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[Guest Post] Turn Your Side Hustle Into Your Main Hustle

In Side Hustle by Gen Y Finance Guy15 Comments

Reading Time: 3 minutesHey!  I’m Claudia Pennington, a digital marketing consultant and personal finance blogger over at where I’ve been writing about the journey to debt freedom and financial independence. Our personal finance journey began in early 2015 when we were living paycheck to paycheck.  We had some money saved in our respective retirement accounts, but we struggled to keep money in …

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$1,000 Bonus for Chase Sapphire Reserve Card

In Side Hustle by Gen Y Finance Guy16 Comments

Reading Time: 4 minutesLast year, I shared a post that laid out the history of my credit card rewards. The kind of rewards I’m talking about is signing up for a new credit card just for the free money. Back in June, I shared about signing up for the Chase Sapphire Preferred card, and at the time it was offering a 45,000 point bonus …

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Anatomy of a Side Hustle: How I made $18,000 at an effective rate of $100/hour

In Featured, Income Streams, Side Hustle by Gen Y Finance Guy32 Comments

Reading Time: 7 minutesYour 9 to 5 will make you a living, but your 5 to 9 will make you alive. -Nick Loper, Side Hustle Nation A side hustle is anything you do outside of your main hustle (your JOB) to earn money. I personally think that everyone should have a side hustle, even if only for the tax benefits. The extra income is …