How Are You Getting Into The Millionaire Club? (2017 Update)

Hello Sophisticated Spenders! Check out my update on this post from April 2016.  My updates will be in italics. So this weekend, I was introduced as follows: Person A: I’d like for you to meet the Sophisticated Spender and she’s gonna be the next millionaire! Person B: Oh really! What’s […]

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What To Do With $1,000 Now (2017 Update)

Hello Sophisticated Spenders! In November of 2011 I wrote post that went a little something like this: This months money magazine had an article titled What To Do With $1,000 Now.  (Assuming you don’t have any credit card debt!) Here are some of the things they suggested.  Please tell me in […]


Get Outta Your Sunken Place   Recently updated !

Hello Sophisticated Spenders! Themes of rebirth and renewal often use symbols from the spring season. Spring also refers to love, hope, youth and growth. -Google I love Spring! To me, Spring is all about hitting the refresh button. It’s a chance to get out of your Sunken Place. (Side note, the […]

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Blog and Income Stats: March 2017 2

Hello Sophisticated Spenders! I’ve missed waaay too many posts (I said the same thing last month)! Let’s get to the numbers! Readership: 411 (+ 15) Blog Income: $130 (+65) Fitness Income (Zumba and Insanity Instructor): $306.20 (I am STILL owed some monies, we’ll see if I get paid this month) […]


Blog And Income Stats: February 2017 2

Hello Sophisticated Spenders! I’ve missed waaay too many posts! Let’s get to the numbers! Readership: 396 (-297 half the posts and half the readers) Blog Income: $65 (same) Fitness Income (Zumba and Insanity Instructor): $268.42 (I am STILL owed some monies, we’ll see if I get paid this month) Sewing: $704.73 […]

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Getting Into The Millionaire Club Is Easier Than You Think!

Hello Sophisticated Spenders! People think millionaires are mythical people.  They think there are only a few ways to become a millionaire: Inherit the money Win the Lottery Have a hit record Play professional sports What if I told you that YOU (yes YOU my sophisticated spending friend), can become a […]


Introducing The Money Tip Of The Week! 2

Hello Sophisticated Spenders! So if you’re following me on Facebook or Instagram, you’ve noticed something new: The Money Tip of the Week. Each week I want you to do something smart with your money. Right now we are on week 6. So I will catch you up on the other […]

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I Know Why Warren Buffett Is SO Successful 2

Hello Sophisticated Spenders! I had the pleasure of watching HBO’s Documentary on Warren Buffett. It’s called “Becoming Warren Buffett.” When HBO does a documentary about Warren Buffett, you watch it! ~Sophisticated Spender It was an excellent documentary and I learned SO much in a little bit of time. I took […]


Blog and Income Stats: January 2017 4

Hello Sophisticated Spenders! I had a great month (thanks to Sip And Sew Old Town)! via GIPHY Let’s get to the numbers! Readership: 693 (+91 I did not miss any posts!) Blog Income: $65 (same) Fitness Income (Zumba and Insanity Instructor): $237.67 (I am owed some monies, we’ll see if […]