D&R 012: Carrie Rocha from PocketYourDollars.com (Part 2)

D&R Podcast 011 Carrie Rocha

This is the second part of Carrie Rocha’s interview from Pocket Your Dollars. Be sure to check out Part 1 of her interview first.  

D&R 011 (Part 1): How Carrie Rocha Hustled To Build a Blog That Makes 6 Figures per Year

D&R Podcast 011 Carrie Rocha

Carrie Rocha (pronounced Haw-shuh) used her story of paying off $50,000 of debt into a thriving online business. Her passion of helping others get out of debt was the catalyst behind her blog, Pocket Your Dollars, getting tons of media attention as well as inking her first book deal. Make no mistake success did not […]

Monthly Site Review {Total Basset Case}

total basset case 2

It’s time for another site review! It’s been a few months since we have done one of these.  Since launching the podcast and Jeff’s book…things have been cray-cray around here. There have been moments when I have wanted to quit. But one thing we never do {and you shouldn’t either} is stop. Not when you […]

D&R 010: Don’t Do THESE: How to Not Look Like a Blogging Newbie

blogging newbie

My wife was (and probably still is) a New Kids on the Block fanatic. I may have hummed one of their songs. Just once I promise! Guys, please don’t judge. Being the new kid on the block can sometimes be scary and very intimidating. That’s even more evident when you start your blog. When Mandy […]

D&R 009: How Holly Johnson Replaced Her 9-5 Income in 11 Short Months All From Blogging

Holly Johnson Club Thrifty

Most people that start a blog would love to make an extra couple hundred dollars. It took me several months before I made my first $100. Mandy’s blog took years before she actually made any money from it. To make money from your blog is tough. Apparently Holly Johnson from ClubThrifty.com didn’t get that memo. […]

August Income Report 2013 (Video Edition)

August Income Report

It’s time for the monthly income report. Each month “The Wife” crunches the numbers on our earnings while I, “The Husband”, puts together a recap of what happened in our online business. A dangerous combo! As a reminder, this is why we do the income reports: Accountability. These will allow us to finally keep track […]

D&R 008: How Much Time Do You REALLY Spend Blogging?

time blogging

“Time….is on our side.  Yes it is…. “  -The Rolling Stones Blogging is easy! You can make thousands of dollars wearing your yoga pants and your laptop! Make money fast! Blah blah blah…. Can you make money blogging? Absolutely! That’s evident in our income reports. But how much time does it really take? Or as [...]

D&R 007: How Losing His Job Was a Blessing in Disguise for Bob Lotich of ChristianPF.com

Bob Lotich ChristianPF.com

Click here to subscribe to the “Dollars and Roses” Podcast in iTunes. Getting the word that your company is restructuring and your services are no longer needed would make for a real crappy day for most. For Bob Lotich that day ended up being the launching pad for what would turn out to be a [...]

D&R 006: How Robin O’Bryant Self-Published Her Way to Super Silly Success with Ketchup

Podcast Interview with Robin O'Bryant

Click here to subscribe to the “Dollars and Roses” Podcast in iTunes. I had the pleasure of meeting and rooming with Robin at Blissdom last year and I am here to tell you…she is HILARIOUS. I’m not just talking about sorta funny. She made me almost pee my pants on numerous occasions during the 4 [...]

How to Travel the World While Building a Thriving Online Business with The Suitcase Entrepreneur

The Suitcase Entrepreneur

Running an online business has so many perks. You make your own hours. You get to wear your pajamas if you want. The list goes on and on. The one BIG advantage that the online business has over a brick and mortar business is that you can literally work from anywhere. With 3 little kids, [...]