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December 2017 Debt Repayment

December 29, 2017
AUTHOR: Emilie

Welcome to December’s debt repayment update where I show you the progress I made on paying off my debt over the last month. If you’re new to Burke Does, you may be wondering why I would want to share these very real and personal numbers on the blog. You can simply skip to the next…

My Top 5 Must-Listen Podcasts + 3 Podcast Listening Tips

December 18, 2017
AUTHOR: Emilie

Did you ever own a walkman? I did. I remember it quite distinctly in fact. I remember carrying around this heavy thing and then finagling the wires and wearing the big bulk headset with mediocre sound quality. sarcasm Oh man, those were the days. Today, we get to carry a walkman PLUS a phone PLUS…

4 End-of-Year Tax Filing Tips For Your Side Hustle

December 13, 2017
AUTHOR: Emilie

[I’m so excited to share this aptly timed guest post for you with tons of tips on end of year financial planning! Dig in!] Set Yourself Up For Financial Success By Making The Most Of These End-of-Year Tax Filing Tips The end of the year is almost here and if you’ve got a side hustle…

Saturday Morning Tea – December Edition

December 9, 2017
AUTHOR: Emilie

Happy Saturday! Today is not just any Saturday, but today is Army-Navy, the day the greatest college football game of the year is played!! Given the excitement in the air, I thought I’d take a slow moment with you first to savor what is going on right now. Grab your cup of tea (or coffee,…

It’s Okay to Splurge

December 6, 2017
AUTHOR: Emilie

The United States is in a unique political situation right now that is… well, a blog post in itself. It’s had me thinking a lot, though, about all the ways we vote or offer support, especially with our dollars and our attention. The channels you watch, the books you read, the blogs you follow- these…