Picture this… Creating a blog to document your financial independence journey that paid you NOTHING. 

Then by almost accident, you make your first $100.00 and a light bulb goes off. You realize your blog COULD BE your business!

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And now this once hobby makes you over $100,000.00 a month and has allowed you to buy a boat and travel around the world!  If you are me, this sounds almost like a dream, right?  Well, this is what happened to Michelle, today’s Bonus FinCon Friday Episode.  

In Paradise!

Michelle’s story almost gives me goosebumps because her story is so incredible. The lesson of this episode is threefold.  1. Your hobby can be a business. 2. Don’t listen to naysayers if what you are doing is working. 3. Your business can be a vehicle to build your dream life! 

To learn more about Michelle and check out her blog, you can do that here

Michelle Schroeder ­Gardner is the founder of Making Sense of Cents, a personal finance website that helps readers learn how to save more, earn money, and live more. She currently earns over $100,000 a month from her blogging business and shows no signs of slowing down. She currently travels full­time with her husband and two dogs via sailboat.