Everyone has been asking me what exactly do you do? — I never have a definitive answer and it always makes me feel awkward when people ask.
I use to reply, “I am in Finance and Manage Funds for Institutions,” People use to be so impressed with my all of my skills or that I could tie an expensive college name accrediting them too. Not to mention, I worked at some investment firms worth name dropping.
Couple all that with the fact I was a girl making more money than most individuals who were getting ready to retire normally only achieved after a lifetime of struggles.
Now, my response is usually a little something like, “Oh I’m an entrepreneur, and hummmm…. well I BLOG that’s what I do I read and BLOG.” Pretty much a conversation ender. No one cares and no one is impressed, crickets chirp. Continue reading Retired by 30: Here’s how to achieve the New Rich — One Beautician’s Wigs to Wall Street Success Story