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Carrie Smith
Works at The Huffington Post
Attended H&R Block Tax School
Lives in Dallas, TX
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One of my favorite topics! Thank you Elna for letting me write for FreelancerFAQ's.
 
+Carrie Smith shared her great tips on being more productive over at FreelancerFAQ's. Come and guest post on FAQ'S and build your portfolio #productivity   #freelancer  
The business side of freelancing involves a lot of moving pieces, which can become overwhelming and confusing if you don’t know how to juggle everything. Your currency is time, so by saving time you’re able to make more money, and...Read more
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Not gonna make the #tax return deadline? Me either...here's what steps to take and what to expect. #beatthedeadline
So you waited too long and might miss the tax return deadline. What do you do? Take these 5 steps to ensure you don’t miss the upcoming due date.
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None of us like #tax season, but here here are 5 things you can do to reduce tax season stress and make it less of a pain in the butt. #taxes
As you prepare for the tax filing deadline, here are 5 things you can do to reduce your stress and make tax season less of a pain in the butt.
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Just a quick reminder that if you've been thinking of purchasing the freelance writing course I talk about in this case study with +Gina Horkey then you have til 3/31 to get 20% off (for Careful Cents readers only)!
Read one writer's story of quitting her finance job to become a freelance writer and how she's making more than $4,000 to support her family.
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Yes, yes, yes! Thinking of +Cait Flanders, +Stephanie Halligan, +Sara Frandina and +Melanie Lockert in this post from +Jules Taggart! 
I’m 34 years old and I’m packing for Spring Break (again). I’m about twice the age of normal spring breakers, but I have hardly missed a year since the late 90s. Taking breaks matters. And d
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I share a simple productivity trick that has completely changed how I work on my business. Read more about how I've gotten more done in 3 months than in the past 3 years, and how you can too! via +Coach Jennie 
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So you procrastinated and missed the #tax filing deadline? Here's what to expect and 5 steps to take to make sure you don't get in trouble. 
So you waited too long and might miss the tax return deadline. What do you do? Take these 5 steps to ensure you don’t miss the upcoming due date.
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If you’re wondering HOW to make a living by starting a blog, here’s my story and proof that you can leverage different money-making methods. I also share a detailed look into where my income comes from! #blogging #makingmoneyonline
If you’re wondering if you can make a living by starting a blog, here’s my blogging income report which is proof that you can make money online.
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Spending time reviewing applications for the Client Connection service and I'm always impressed by the quality of #freelancers out there!

(P.S. if you want to apply, go here: http://www.bit.ly/clientconnect)
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Thanks! I've had fun with this service since I launched it in January. :)
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Hope to see ya on Twitter at 4pm EST. We're talking #budgeting with irregular income via #mcchat.
This Friday, we will be holding a TweetChat with the topic of Side Hustling and Earning More in mind from 4-5pm EST. Our guest will be Carrie Smith of CarefulCents.com. Simply follow @MoneyCrashers...
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"Don’t sit down and wait for the opportunities to come. Get up and make them!" -- C.J. Walker #quote
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Find out the Careful Cents team's favorite tools for being productive and streamlining our work! #freelancer   #tools  #productivity
Are you ready to find systems that save your business time and money? Here are the Careful Cents team's favorite online tools for staying organized.
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Occupation
Solopreneur, Dreamer and Action-Taker
Employment
  • The Huffington Post
    Financial Blogger, 2012 - present
  • Careful Cents
    Creator/Entrepreneur, 2011 - present
  • PT Money
    Financial Writer, 2012 - 2013
  • Fulton Oil & Gas
    Certified Bookkeeper, 2002 - 2013
  • Yahoo! Finance
    Contributor, 2011 - 2013
  • H&R Block
    Tax Pro, 2008 - 2011
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Currently
Dallas, TX
Previously
Denver, CO - Tyler, TX - Texarkana, TX - Marshall, TX
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P O Box 8076, Tyler, TX 75711
Story
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Designing financial freedom through entrepreneurship!
Introduction
Carrie Smith is a solopreneur, community builder and the writer behind Careful Cents. She specializes in helping small businesses and solopreneurs earn more money in less time through financial organization. 

In May 2013 she quit her small business accounting job of 10 years to pursue full-time entrepreneurship and blogging. She writes for The Huffington Post, AllBusiness Experts and several other business websites. Find her on Twitter (@carefulcents).

Education
  • H&R Block Tax School
    Basic Income Tax, 2008 - 2010
  • American Institute of Business
    Accounting, 2010 - 2011
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Female
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Married
Other names
Carrie Shankle