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VOICES: Postdoc Who Aspires To FIRE Before 40

Derek is a postdoctoral research fellow who lives in the Chicago suburbs. He wants to be a millionaire and accredited investor by 35 and FIRE before 40. He currently pursues a frugal lifestyle and is looking for new ways to increase his income while on his F-1 student visa. We loved hearing about his approach […]

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VOICES: Aspiring Developer Who Treats Her Career Like Dating

Our friend Clarissa worked in finance throughout college, tasted the start-up life post-college, and took a few months off from her career in 2019 to explore her purpose in life. After a few months of talking to friends, journaling, and traveling, she recently completed a coding boot camp and now looks to switch careers a […]

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VOICES: A Start-up Growth Manager Who Still Deals with Money Impostor Syndrome

Liz is currently a growth manager (the link between sales and marketing) at a growth stage mid-size tech startup. Throughout her winding twenties, she’s switched industries, negotiated her salary, managed student-debt, used money for good, and navigated the controversial world of partner finances. *Name is altered to protect identity. See more #ShowMeTheMoney interviews or contribute! […]

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VOICES: Wall Street Trader Moves to FANG Tech

Sarah recently moved from the fast-paced world of Wall Street trading to a strategy role at a FANG tech company. For several years, Sarah worked at an investment bank as a rare female derivatives trader. Early in 2020, she accepted a tech offer after several salary negotiation rounds. She’s also a personal friend of ours […]

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VOICES: A Globetrotter’s Perspective on Saving Money and Travel

  Troy has led quite a colorful life, spending his time traveling and working overseas. Coming from the Bay Area, he has a strong knack for teaching and has taught English in Hong Kong. He was also in New Zealand on a working holiday, tending to alpacas, bottling wine in Blenheim, and doing strenuous agricultural […]

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VOICES: English Teacher in Tokyo who quit Goldman Sachs

Anna @ Young Money: Emily is a dear friend of mine — we met during our full-time training at the NYC Goldman Sachs headquarters and now bond over Asian-American identities and Ali Wong. Emily worked full-time at GS Hong Kong before joining a dance media and entertainment company in China and then teaching English in […]