Sarah Sharkey


Sarah Sharkey

Sarah Sharkey is a personal finance writer who enjoys helping people make better financial decisions.

With an MS in Management from the University of Florida Hough School of Business, she is able to write practical advice for anyone attempting to successfully navigate their finances.

Her work has been featured by Student Loan Hero, MagnifyMoney, and Centsai. Sarah writes about the ups and downs of navigating adulthood at Adventurous Adulting.

Sarah enjoys traveling, hiking and reading when she is not writing.


59 Fun Card Games for Two People

Entertainment can be expensive. When a movie costs 12 bucks and a night out on the town can cost double (or triple) that, budget-friendly entertainment sounds like a myth. However, it is 100% possible to entertain you and a friend for free! If you have a...

15 Best Budgeting Tools (and Apps) in 2019

When it comes to your finances, the most basic budget planning can be daunting. You may have trouble setting the right goals or sticking to the plan. Shouldn’t there be an easier way? [toc] Best Budgeting Apps New budgeting tools are popping up...

9 Legit Ways to Get Paid to Walk in 2019

Walking is something that you probably do every day. At different points in your life, you may have different reasons to walk. You might use your feet as transportation, exercise, or both. Now, you can start walking to earn extra income. [toc] Apps...

18 Best Mystery Shopping Companies

If you love shopping, then mystery shopping sounds like a dream come true. You actually get paid to shop! Instead of coming out a store with buyers’ remorse, you will feel like it is the best payday ever! Mystery shopping might be the most fun way to...

17 Best Apps like Ibotta in 2019

Everyone loves cash! We all want to save more money while we are out shopping for essentials and the apps below will help you stretch your dollar a little bit farther. All of the apps in this article are very similar to Ibotta, an amazing app that every...

How to Make Money through Affiliate Marketing in 2019

If you create online or social media content — or just think you’d like to — affiliate marketing is one way to use it to earn money passively. Once you do the upfront work, it is possible to sit back and watch the money roll in. That’s what makes...

Survey Junkie Review: Is it a Scam or Legit?

Getting paid for your opinion sounds amazing, but it can be difficult to find a survey company that you feel comfortable working with. It is so easy to get pulled into a survey site that ends up being a scam. Too many survey sites will ask you to pay...

85 Best Places To Get Free Stuff on Your Birthday in 2019

Birthdays are the best. You get showered with love and gifts from those you love, but you also have the option to score free stuff from businesses you love. [toc] Retailers that give free birthday presents Who doesn't love free stuff? If you don't...

6 Legit Ways to Earn Money With Instagram

If you are a regular Instagram user, earning money with Instagram may sound like a dream come true. Instagram has more than a billion monthly active users. If you are able to attract and monetize even a small percentage of those users, you may be able to...

17 Legit Ways to Get a Cheap (Even Free) Notary

Every once in a while, we all need to find a notary. A notary is someone who verifies your identity when you sign legal documents and verifies that you understand what you’re signing and are willingly signing it. You might need a notary when signing a...