This post talks about how to save money living abroad. I currently live in beautiful Switzerland which is also widely regarded as one of the most expensive countries to live in. Its 2 largest cities, Zurich and Geneva respectively, consistently rank among the top 10 most expensive cities to live in. … [Read more...] about How I Saved Over $11,000 Living Abroad As A Student In Switzerland
Getting fired is probably most people's worst nightmare. You lose your only source of stable income. In 2015, I signed up for a part-time job as a fitness instructor at a popular US barre fitness chain. I knew nothing about the studio at the time. The only thing I did know was that the studio had … [Read more...] about How Getting Fired Was The Best Thing To Happen To Me
I have always been a huge fan of these "top 20 facts about me" posts. As a reader, it helps me feel more connected to the blogger. Here's my "top 28" list (because I am 28 years old). I had actually originally aimed for 20 but I couldn't narrow it down enough. Enjoy :) I am the middle child, … [Read more...] about 28 Random Facts That You Didn’t Know About Me
I quit my job and moved abroad to Switzerland in the fall of 2016 and I have never looked back since. In fact, as we speak, I am considering staying another 5 years in Switzerland and starting a PhD. Call me crazy, right? In this article, I am going to discuss the strange and surprising things … [Read more...] about 10 Surprising Things That Happened When I Moved Abroad to Switzerland
My story sounds like a typical millennial self-entitlement issue but I thought I'd share it with you anyways. Some of you might feel empowered by the story of how I quit my job. I want you to join me on my quest for a more fulfilling life. Let's begin... My childhood I had immense pressure to … [Read more...] about I Quit My Job, Not Once But Twice
Are you wondering, "Should I quit my job?" Are you looking for some clearcut signs that it's time to quit your job? If so, keep on reading. Call me a giver of bad advice, but whenever my friends come to me asking if they should quit their jobs, my answer is almost certainly yes. Reason being? The … [Read more...] about 11 Obvious Signs That It’s Time to Quit Your Job And How To Do It!
On March 7, 2018, I decided to finally take the plunge and register the mytwentycents.com domain. "Should I start a blog?" was a question I was asking myself for ages. I know that everyone has their own motivations for starting a blog. In this article, I discuss the top 5 reasons why I finally … [Read more...] about 5 Reasons I Started Blogging (And Why You Should Too)!