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.


26 Surprising Statistics About Welfare in America

Most of us are aware that our country has a "welfare" system. But it's not the same as what it once was. After the Welfare Reform Act of 1996, ongoing cash payments to the needy, summed up in the term "welfare checks," were changed and the program gained a...

RealtyShares Review 2019

If you have any dreams of retiring one day, then you have likely heard about the importance of investing your money. You have many investment options for your hard earned money. A large number of view real estate as an important component of their investment...

16 Legit Ways to Get Rid of Student Loan Debt Fast

Dealing with your student loans can seem like an overwhelming task. The sheer volume of student loan debt that we are dealing with is astronomical. According to CNBC, over 44 million Americans hold roughly $1.5 trillion of student loan debt. The average...

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...

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...

32 Ways to Make 10 Dollars in a Day Online

Making money online sounds amazing, right? You get to make money on your own schedule. What if you could make 10 dollars a day online, every day with a small portion of your spare time? That 10 dollars can add up over time to make up a significant...