subscribe
ask Farnoosh
×

Ask Farnoosh

Ask Farnoosh about money, work, life, or a recent guest below and she'll do her best to answer your question during an upcoming Friday episode on So Money. Record a message below or type in your question.
  • Please answer the following question to submit:
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Cat Alford, Money Guru & Founder of BudgetBlonde

— To stream the interview click here.

— To download the mp3 right click here and choose “save as”

Today’s guest is Cat Alford the founder of BudgetBlonde.com and a personal finance freelance writer who’s been featured in some of the most popular media outlets, including the Huffington Post, and US News and World Report. With a formal background in American History, she worked for years as a historian before she began to focus her attention on her love of blogging, public speaking, and building online businesses. She now coaches other bloggers on how to market themselves online and build legitimate income streams..

Three takeaways from our interview:

— The counterintuitive strategy for making money as an online writer.

— The exact amount of money Cat had in her bank account that assured her he could leave her day job and be a full time blogger.

— How she manages being the breadwinner in her marriage, being a fulltime blogger and mom to twins.

If you’d like to learn more about Cat Alford, visit her websites www.BudgetBlonde.com and www.GetPaidtoWriteforBlogs.com. You can follow her on Twitter @BudgetBlonde.

My favorite quote from the interview: “The best thing anyone who’s blogging can do is to build a really strong network.” – Click to Tweet

you might like....

Farnoosh

Donny Wahlberg and Deepak Chopra: My month in review

If you’ve been keeping up with me on the podcast and Instagram, you may have heard/seen some of the craziness that is my life. In case not, here is a sampling of my work and play in the last month. I must say, while the entrepreneur life comes with its own set of doubts and risks, I wholly enjoy the many, many extraordinary opportunities I get to experience.

Continue Reading

Farnoosh

CBS This Morning: Why are consumers hoarding their cash?

With rising employment, more Americans are earning a steady paycheck, but much of that money is going both unspent and not invested — leaving banks brimming with cash. I stopped by “CBS This Morning: Saturday” to discuss the trend and some ways people can invest that extra money.

Continue Reading