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My First Author Event at the Mall of America
by Aubre June 13, 2013

Minneapolis was the first stop on my Summer Author Tour with American Girl! The staff at the American Girl store at Mall of America is amazing -- I had a lot of fun hanging out with them during the event, having lunch at the cafe with a couple ladies aft

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Establishing Yourself as an LLC, Taxes, and the Other Boring Stuff
by Aubre June 12, 2013

Warning: I'm not a financial person or a legal person. I'm going to tell you right now that I have a finance guy (CFP) and a tax guy (CPA) and I recommend that you get one too. You won't regret it. There are way too many decisions to make regarding your

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Freelance Finances: How to Figure Out If You’re Making Any Money
by Aubre June 5, 2013

I did a talk about freelance writing once at the student chapter of Women In Communications at the University of Wisconsin. I think most of the ladies thought I was crazy. I was trying to convince them that they could make more money on their own then the

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How I Transitioned from Corporate Employee to Full-Time Freelance Writer
by Aubre May 29, 2013

A lot of people dream about freelance writing and the perks that go along with it. But it's not easy to make the transition from corporate to freelance. It's not like one morning you're clipping your badge to your ironed dress pants and headed to a traff

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