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Sandy Kenrick

Sandy got a headstart in finance by working in the small business division at a bank. This also happens to be where she cultivated a deep and enduring love for businesses, startups, and financial fitness. Her love for the written word stole her away from business plans and income statements, and now, she likes nothing better than a hot cup of coffee and an intriguing angle.

Careers for the nomadic: top jobs that involve travel abroad

If the thought of broadening your horizons and traversing hills and valleys in search of adventure during your lunch break seems fanciful, it’s time... More »

Retirement planning for the self-employed

As the inevitable retirement day draws ever closer, a stark reality might hit the self-employed: their business might not be suitable to fund their... More »

How to save for a wedding: 5 hacks to help you tie the knot in no time

My kneejerk reaction to saving for a wedding would be to tell you to elope and invest all of the money you would have... More »

Is paying off debt by borrowing additional money a good idea?

Years ago, paying off your debt with more debt might not have been considered a good financial move. In fact, it might have been... More »

Best eco-friendly hotels in the world

Thanks to the Greta Thunbergs of this world, we’re all just a little more aware of our environment and the impact we have on... More »

A budget template to keep your finances in order

We live in an era where our lives are laid out for all to see on social media. It’s likely you’ll have at least... More »

Why you should check your cashback card Ts and Cs

As you’re taking a long and well-deserved sip of your second cortado, your eyes wander to an advertisement in the paper – cashback on... More »

Property investment for beginners: How to get started with buy-to-let

There are a number of different investment types out there, from stocks and bonds to CFDs (contracts for difference) and commodities – and, of... More »

What to know before getting your first mortgage

If you’ve ever discussed the merits of education around the dinner table with a few good friends, you may have touched on topics such... More »

Have we forgotten the hidden advantages of renting a home?

From the moment we’re born until we’re given our golden handshake, we’re expected to meet certain milestones. In our adult lives, this usually means... More »

Top financial mistakes that could hurt your mortgage application

You’ve finally come to a place in your financial journey where paying rent to ultimately pay off someone else’s mortgage just doesn’t make sense... More »

Is my credit card hurting my credit score?

You may think your credit card is helping you build your credit score when it might just be doing the opposite. Learn more about... More »