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.


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

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

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...

14 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...

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...

15 Home Based Business Ideas to Start with Little (or No Money)

What if you could work from home? It might allow you to spend more time with your family, control your own income, or just finally break away from your demanding boss. Whatever your reason is, make sure that it is a good one that will motivate you to get...

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...