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.


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...

Average 401k Returns: How Do You Compare?

401(k) plans are a common way that many Americans use to plan their retirement nest egg. You are probably one of the millions of people who are using a 401(k) as part of your retirement plan. In fact, you might have most of your retirement fund squirreled...

10 Legit Ways to Get Free Cell Phone Service

Everyone seems to have a cell phone on them at all times now. We carry them everywhere. It is almost terrifying how dependent most of us are on our cell phones now. In fact, when I forget my cell phone it almost feels like I forgot my pants at...

12 Legit Ways to Make Money Online With Google

Google, the company with the most widely used search engine, is familiar to all of us. Whether you like it or not, Google is likely a part of your life. You might have even gotten to this article through a Google search, which just proves how prevalent...

17 Ways to Get a Costco Membership for Free

Costco is a great place to shop if you are budget conscious. You can save money on food, alcohol and more! If you are thinking that buying in bulk might be bad for your health, think again. That is just not true. You can eat healthy on the cheap by...

22 Ways to Get Discounts on Six Flags Tickets

A day at Six Flags will be a day packed with fun. With 16 parks spread out across the country, it will be easy to find a park to enjoy. The day will hopefully be an experience that your family can enjoy together, but the cost at the end of the day might put...

You Don't Have to Sign Your Credit Card Receipts Anymore

At the end of a credit card transaction, the merchant usually asks for your signature. How many times have you scribbled something resembling a signature on your credit card receipt and thought, wow this looks just like a three-year-olds best doodle? You are...

18 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...

2 Apps to Earn Credit Card Rewards Without Paying Interest

Credit card rewards can add up fast and give you some amazing benefits. Some of the better-known perks are things like trips paid for with travel points or cold hard cash rewards. Who wouldn't want to cash in on these perks? It's free money! Learn more about...

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...