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Melissa

Melissa loves content, comedy, and all things West Coast. She is grateful to wake up every day with the chance to bring stories from unlikely sources to life and enable others to design and live the life of their dreams. She is an aspiring #RichGrandma but until then she's happy living in the Pacific Northwest with her husband and rescue cat.

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Retirement

Don't Just Count On Your Pension Plan For Retirement. Why You Need To Save More.

Think pension jobs guarantee an easy retirement? Here's why you still need to save.
Jan 22·7 min read
How to Retire

Should you retire early, or are you just burnt out?

Diagnosing your back-to-work apathy
Jan 16·9 min read
Change Your Life

15 personal finance tweets of 2019 that are helping me achieve my 2020 financial goals

2019 was a year full of FIRE wins. Nobody knows that more than Think Save Retire followers.
Jan 6·2 min read
New Years resolutions

Let’s be clear, my 2020 New Year’s resolution is about finance, not money

This is my year to get my finances in tip-top shape, and I want you to follow along (and keep me accountable).
Dec 30, 2019·4 min read
Corporate America

How to retire early from the best industries for employment

Early retirement is possible, no matter what your job is.
Dec 23, 2019·9 min read
Soliciting Advice

Going from 6-figure debt to financial literacy advocate

Dec 12, 2019·6 min read
Soliciting Advice

Melissa Blevins’ perfection hangover cure offers an answer to overcoming inspiration obstructions

I (Melissa Hollis) had the chance to chat with Melissa Blevins from Perfection Hangover about where her perfectionist qualities came from and how freeing herself from those shackles enlightened her financial future.
Nov 15, 2019·12 min read
How to Think

How to avoid lifestyle creep when you’re surrounded by rich people

You’re surrounded by rich people, but you want to avoid lifestyle creep. Read about Melissa's childhood among the 1% and what it taught her.
Nov 6, 2019·9 min read
How to Save

100+ minimalist gift ideas for being more frugal

Saving for your financial goals doesn't leave much room to budget for Christmas gifts. Here are 100+ ways to save money during the holidays.
Oct 31, 2019·7 min read
advice

The Best (and Worst) Advice on Think Save Retire According to Steve

No need to sift through thousands of pages. Steve walks Melissa through the most helpful things he learned while planning for financial freedom.
Oct 18, 2019·12 min read
How to Retire

The Millennial Retirement Plan So Crazy It Just Might Work

When #millennialretirementplan was trending Twitter, one idea gave me hope among the realities of how bad the outlook is for millennials.
Oct 11, 2019·8 min read