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The Retirement Goals Everyone Should Hit in Their 20’s

  Finding ways to save for retirement in your twenties can be difficult when you’re consumed with repaying student loans and simply “getting by”. Still, research shows that Millennials are keeping pace — and sometimes surpassing — older generations when it comes to retirement savings. This suggests eventual retirement is more…

Lauren IRL: How To Handle Nosy Strangers

In real life (IRL), we must face our differences head on. I want you to follow me on my journey to do just that through this “Lauren IRL” video series and learn something about your own journey along the way. This site has promised to be a unfiltered…

The Best Piece of Financial Advice I Ever Read!

  The older I get, the harder it is for me to avoid comparing myself to others in the same stage of life. Does anyone else feel the slight tug of depression and FOMO after scrolling through social media and seeing what others are doing that you’re not? It…

11 Phrases You’ve Been Saying Wrong Your Entire Life

I’ve been informed that I say a lot things incorrectly. Family and friends are always correcting me saying “huh?”, “did you mean”, and “are you trying to say…” For many of us, we are simply unaware of our pronunciation fails end up sounding dumb in every day conversation—even…