Do you want to make money from home on your own time? Here are 12 legitimate ways to make money online.

12 Ways to Make Money Online

Thank goodness for the internet. There are so many ways you can make money online from the comfort of your own home. I encourage everyone to find at least one way to make money outside of their full-time job. I could go on and on about why you need a side hustle, but, to keep it brief, it will help you get out of debt, build a business, act as career insurance, and help you meet your savings goals SO much faster. Like I said, there are many ways to make money online, but I wanted to hit on some...Read More

How We Spent $13,000 Less Than Average on Our Wedding

If you don't follow me on my Instagram, you might not know I got married! We got married in early March and had all of our friends and family in Iowa come down to Charleston. I talked a lot about my wedding planning woes, because 1) I'm an introvert and felt way over my head with this wedding and 2) weddings are crazy expensive, especially in Charleston. It was two aspects were I was uncomfortable, but in the end, I'm glad we spent money to have a big wedding. In the end, we ended up spending $15,000 for a big...Read More

Welcome to the New Site!

Hi and welcome to the brand-spanking new RachelSlifka.com! Whether you are new or you followed me on my old blog, The Latte Budget, I am so happy you stopped by. You might be asking yourself why I went and changed my entire website. Well, there are so many reasons, but here are a few. I started The Latte Budget right out of college in 2014. I honestly was just pretty bored and wanted to chronicle my financial journey as I learned about debt, money, and saving. I never in a million years expected anyone to find that site. While it certainly...Read More