About the writer:
Jenny Smedra is an avid world traveler, ESL teacher, former archaeologist, and freelance writer. Choosing a life abroad had strengthened her commitment to finding ways to bring people together across language and cultural barriers. While most of her time is dedicated to working with children, she also enjoys good friends, good food, and new adventures.
EngineerYourFinances is a personal finance site focused on financial security, portfolio optimization, education, credit and debt, stocks and bonds. If you look around and you’ll find valuable personal finance articles, discussions of macroeconomics, and thoughts on how to deal with your taxes. In addition, you’ll see a variety of finance topics based around the personal lives of the authors. We hope this site helps you make better decisions, improves your bottom line and assists you in achieving your goals.
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