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.


85 Best Places To Get Free Stuff on Your Birthday

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...

2 Easy Ways to Make Money with Bonds

You may have heard about stocks and mutual funds as a way to invest your money. Bonds are another way to invest, and they’re a good way to diversify your portfolio. Bonds are less risky than stocks, but generally pay lower rewards. Financial experts...

53 Places That Hire Nurses to Work From Home

When you think of typical nurse duties, you generally conjure up an image of a hospital with patients that need assistance. Although many nurses are needed to physically work in hospitals, there are many opportunities for registered nurses (RN) to work from...

15 Best Sites to Find Work-From-Home Jobs

Working from home may sound like a dream come true. Maybe you imagine how great it would be to avoid long and expensive morning commutes and stay in your comfiest clothes all day. You could save money on gas, vehicle wear-and-tear, career clothes and maybe...

14 Ways to Get Paid Apps for Free

If you have a smartphone, then you are likely familiar with the convenience of apps. These apps help you with everything from saving money, to entertaining yourself, to staying current with the news. While there are thousands of free apps, a lot of the...

Digit Review 2019: An App That Makes Saving Money Easy

Many people find it difficult to make a conscious choice to save their money. It is much easier to just spend it. Although spending money can be fun sometimes, saving money is a necessary part of a healthy financial life. You may want to save more,...

13 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 Best Prepaid Cellphone Plans

If you don’t like the idea of being locked into a cell phone contract for two years, take heart. There is an alternative. A prepaid cell phone plan may be right for you. Prepaid plans are inherently different from the typical contract plans. Prepaid...