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Why Retargeting Is the Next Best Thing Since the Internet for Small Businesses

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“That pie is delicious, but it’s still not as good as my mom’s“. You’ve been exposed to retargeting in one form or another since you were a child, but you probably never noticed. People are intrinsically hardwired to prefer what’s familiar. As a small business owner, you just can’t afford to miss out on the …

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Why Voting is (Nearly) Pointless

Sarah's Thoughts Self Sustainability Simple Living + Minimalism

With the election mere days away, I’m pretty darn tired of being bombarded by all the “Go Vote!” campaigns. Though I have several reasons why, the primary issue I have is that if you aren’t going to the polls without lots of peer pressure and expensive campaigns, you shouldn’t be voting in the first place. …

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25 Ways I’ve Turned into a Hippie (and saved a ton of money)

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When Devin and I were first married, I did not consider myself ‘green,’ ‘eco-friendly’ or anything along the lines of a ‘hippie.’ So I guess I finally understand when couples say “I’ve had at least three marriages. They’ve just all been with the same person.” Well, bless Devin for accepting and even embracing his hippie wife.  …

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I've Already bought my last vehicle I'll ever need at age 21

I’m 21, and I’ve Already Bought My Last Vehicle

Become a Financial Genius Sarah's Thoughts Simple Living + Minimalism

If you know me at all, you know I’m a simple person, and that’s highly evident in my choice of wheels. In December 2013, at age 17, I bought what I hope to be the last vehicle I’ll ever need.  If you know me outside of my blog, you know that my last vehicle is nothing spectacular. Some …

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Wanna Save a Ton of Money, Become a Paid Tourist, and Strengthen Your Marriage? Drive a Semi.

Become a Financial Genius Love and Marriage Sarah's Thoughts Travels and Trucker Life

If you want to save (and make) some serious cash, do some traveling, and spend time with your spouse? Become a truck driver. I married Devin on October 15th of 2016, and we promptly jumped in a semi on October 24th. From October of 2016 to November of 2017, we were in that truck full …

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