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Kimi Kinsey
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I'm really excited today because it's the beginning of this month's The Golden Snitch - a monthly, geeky giveaway that opens at the close.

This month, my lovely sponsors have teamed up with me to help giveaway a prize box worth $125 featuring prizes from Star Wars, Harry Potter, and Doctor Who. I've never wanted so badly to win my own giveaway... haha

Check it out, get to know these amazing geeky ladies, and enter to win!
A monthly geeky giveaway featuring items from different fandoms. This month to include Star Wars, Harry Potter, and Doctor Who. Enter to win!
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Really cool #starwars stuff being given away here. 
Enter TeeFury's Galactic Giveaway! Here's how: 1 Entry Per Email - Bonus entries for sharing on Facebook & Twitter and social follows - Entries must be in by 9 AM PST December 26th, 2015. The winner will be announced at random on December 26th, 2015 by midnight PST. No Purchase Necessary By entering the TeeFury's Galactic Giveaway, you are also signing up for emails by TeeFury.
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It's finally here! It's #FunkoFriday and I am so excited about today's theme "If I Were a Funko"! I can't wait for you to see my personal Funko. She's so cute.

Just a reminder that if you need help in the graphic department, check out this near generator here: http://www.funko.jp/funkommunity/pop_icongenerator/ - Although it's in Japanese, it's pretty straight forward to use.

I can't wait to see everyone's #Funko!

http://www.kimiwho.com/2015/12/funko-fridays-if-i-were-a-funko/
What would your personal Funko Pop look like? Today I am sharing my own Funko in what's easily my favorite Funko Fridays theme to date!
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Last week I told you all about my BIG secret to making money using affiliate accounts and WOW! - the response was amazing! Most of you were so excited to find out that Etsy (one of my favorites) had an affiliate program.

I received a lot of messages, tweets, and e-mails asking questions about signing up for Affiliate Window. Seems a lot of people are anxious to get started, but they don't really understand how to sign up and actually use the website.

Well guess what! I have written an amazing post (if I do say so myself) complete with step-by-step guide and pictures so that you can sign up for Affiliate Window with confidence and start making money from your blog!

http://www.kimiwho.com/2015/11/the-best-affiliate-window-guide/ #makemoneyonline #affiliatewindow #affiliateprograms #bloggingtips #earnmoney #affiliates
Learn how to sign up for Affiliate Window, create links using their tools, and view your reports. Make money from your blog with their affiliate program!
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Making some money from your blog really is possible. I know a lot of people preach about the thousands of dollars they are making. Well, I'm not making thousands, but I'm making more than enough to cover the cost of my domain and hosting services and I want to teach you how.

I'm not asking you to sign up for an expensive webinar or to sign up for a class. I don't want your information or to collect your e-mail. I just honestly want to share the info with you straight up because if you're even still reading this post, chances are... you really love your blog and you want to make it work.

Check out my blog post where I am going to divulge one of my big secrets to earning money with affiliate programs. It's easier than you think and it has some helpful information that you can put to use TODAY on your website.

#bloggingtips   #makemoneyblogging   #makemoneyfromhome   #earnincome   #moneytips   #earnmoneyonline  
What's the big secret to making money on your blog using affiliate programs? I'll teach you how I make real income from my blog for free, no webinar needed.
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The number one question on most bloggers minds is "How can I earn money from my blog?" It's the BEST time to get started because right now is when everyone is thinking about spending it! 

Today, I am going to tell you how to make your blog posts do the work and earn some income from your website using affiliate programs.

There's no webinar to join. There's no special class to sign up for. I'm divulging my proven method of making money for FREE. I can't promise you thousands... but I can promise results!

Take a few minutes. Go ahead and stay in your jammies and pull over your cup of coffee. Get comfortable and read my post. All you have to lose is about 10 minutes of your time.

bit.ly/MakeMoneybyChristmas #bloggingtips #makingmoney #affiliateprograms
What's the big secret to making money on your blog using affiliate programs? I'll teach you how I make real income from my blog for free, no webinar needed.
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I really enjoy being apart of giveaways. It's fun, the traffic is always nice, and I usually meet some cool people in the process. The problem I run into is that I'm not really attracting the type of people that would stick around my blog - and that's kind of the whole point of spending money to be in a giveaway.

If you find yourself having the same problem, I do have a solution! I've decided to do my giveaways a bit differently this year and focus on not only helping myself, but working with other geeky bloggers too so that together, we can offer bigger giveaway prizes, meet more like-minded bloggers, and attract the readers we want.

It's called The Golden Snitch - The Monthly Geeky Giveaway That Opens at The Close. It's already growing FAST!

The current prize for January includes the following:

1 Star Wars Funko Pop (Already Have)
Doctor Who TARDIS shaped mug (Already Have)
BB-8 Desk Lamp (Ordered & Waiting for Shipping)
Harry Potter Coloring Book + Markers (Buying on Monday)
Star Wars Yoda Sleeping Mask (Already Have)

There's the potential for more if we get the numbers. At this point, the sky is the limit! If you are interested in joining, this giveaway will start on January 26th. You can fill out the form at this link in order to join:

http://goo.gl/forms/72ynfLJP3b

If you have any questions or have any concerns, please feel free to leave them here or email me at whoiskimiwho@gmail.com- But otherwise, I am so looking forward to working on this with more of you!
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I have started this GoFundMe Campaign to help out some of my closest friends who recently had to take one of their cats to an emergency vet. They have spent over $200 with more vet bills on the way - only 4 days before Christmas.

If you can spare even a few dollars to help this family, please do so now! Ty needs your help. You can read about the situation and donate through this link. 100% of the proceeds go to Nick and Rachel for their kitty. If you can't spare money, please share this post or share from the page directly.

#cats #vetbills #gofundme  
Imagine you're doing all that you can to take care of your pets. You feed them, bathe them, take them for regular check ups. And somehow in the process, you make a grave mistake. My name is Kimi and I'm starting this campaign to help one of my dearest friends get money desperately needed for emer...
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Last week I told you all about my BIG secret to making money using affiliate accounts and WOW! - the response was amazing! Most of you were so excited to find out that Etsy (one of my favorites) had an affiliate program.

I received a lot of messages, tweets, and e-mails asking questions about signing up for Affiliate Window. Seems a lot of people are anxious to get started, but they don't really understand how to sign up and actually use the website.

Well guess what! I have written an amazing post (if I do say so myself) complete with step-by-step guide and pictures so that you can sign up for Affiliate Window with confidence and start making money from your blog!

http://www.kimiwho.com/2015/11/the-best-affiliate-window-guide/ #makemoneyonline #affiliatewindow #affiliateprograms #bloggingtips #earnmoney #affiliates
Learn how to sign up for Affiliate Window, create links using their tools, and view your reports. Make money from your blog with their affiliate program!
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I'm teaming up with Glamulet again to bring you a big pre-sale of some of their newest sterling silver charms (seriously, with my promo code you can get up to 75% off!) plus a giveaway!

‪#‎jewelry‬ ‪#‎glamulet‬ ‪#‎GlamuletPresale‬ ‪#‎finejewelry‬ ‪#‎charmbracelets‬ ‪#‎christmasgifts‬ ‪#‎giftsforher‬ ‪#‎giveaway‬
Glamulet is having a charms pre-sale in which you can get some of their charms for up to 75% off! Plus, there's a nice giveaway attached.
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The number one question on most bloggers minds is "How can I earn money from my blog?" It's the BEST time to get started because right now is when everyone is thinking about spending it! 

Today, I am going to tell you how to make your blog posts do the work and earn some income from your website using affiliate programs.

There's no webinar to join. There's no special class to sign up for. I'm divulging my proven method of making money for FREE. I can't promise you thousands... but I can promise results!

Take a few minutes. Go ahead and stay in your jammies and pull over your cup of coffee. Get comfortable and read my post. All you have to lose is about 10 minutes of your time.

bit.ly/MakeMoneybyChristmas #bloggingtips #makingmoney #affiliateprograms
What's the big secret to making money on your blog using affiliate programs? I'll teach you how I make real income from my blog for free, no webinar needed.
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Thanks Jasmine! I am so glad it was helpful. I've had a lot of good feedback about the post and I'm excited that the post is useful and working for my readers!
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A guide to the 20 Best Hand-Made #DoctorWho Gifts Under $20! Great and affordable gifts for Whovians! Something for everyone on your list this year - birthdays, house warming, Christmas... perfect for any time!

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A guide to the 20 Best Hand-Made Doctor Who Gifts Under $20! Great and affordable gifts for Whovians! Something for everyone on your list this year.
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Education
  • Douglas County High School
    2001 - 2003
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Female
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Kimberly, Wilson, Kimi
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Nerd? I prefer the term "Intellectual Bad-ass".
Introduction
I’m a 29 year old South Carolina transplant currently living in the Charleston area. I grew up in in a small town just outside of New Orleans, Louisiana… but I often refer to Colorado as “home”. I moved to South Carolina in 2003 after I graduated high school and I’ve just sort of been here ever since. It’s been said I am British at heart. I guess you can just say that I am geographically diverse.

I recently quit my job at a jewelry & watch repair shop. I found the work itself quite fulfilling. Professional sales and customer service are definitely my calling. But I needed more time for me and my health that the company couldn’t provide me. I’m currently unemployed and seeking other opportunities.

Checking out some of my favorite posts on my blog!
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I've moved more than you have?
Work
Occupation
Sales Associate at Fast Fix Jewelry and Watch Repair & Freelance Graphic Artist, SEO expert and WordPress Enthusiast.
Employment
  • Fast Fix Jewelry & Watch Repair
    Sales Associate, 2013 - present
    FAST-FIX is the world’s largest jewelry and watch repair franchise. Each FAST-FIX store is independently operated.
  • The Alluring Artist
    Owner / Creative Director, 2010 - present
    The Alluring Artist creates affordable custom designs, builds simple and effective branding strategies tailored to your business and offers unique solutions to your business needs… all while treating you the way you would treat your own customers – with professionalism and understanding. We work with small businesses to design brand strategies that incorporate the look and feel each company has envisioned for themselves. Customers come from all corners of the small business world and as a small business, we want to translate your ideas and vision into beautiful artwork that you can be proud of!
  • Guilty Pleasures
    Sales Associate, 2012 - 2013
    Guilty Pleasures is the largest and most upscale adult novelty stores in the Charleston, SC area. As a sales associate, I have the important task of being knowledgeable about everything “sex-positive”. Customer service is a priority and finding the right product is key. I am highly knowledgeable about literally thousands of different adult toys, books, novelties and lingerie that the store carries.
  • Lionheart Virtual Real Estate
    Account Manager, 2010 - 2012
    Lionheart Virtual Estate is a Second Life based real estate company for which I embraced a variety of jobs and titles. My most prominent responsibility involved customer service and responding to incoming landowner support inquiries related to the use of their land, contract information and other platform related issues.
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Charleston, SC
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Violet, LA - Colorado Springs, CO - Denver, CO - Eagle, CO - Castle Rock, CO - Charleston, SC - Moncks Corner, SC - West Ashley, SC - Hephzibah, GA - North Augusta, SC - Cordova, SC - Aiken, SC - North Charleston, SC
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We went to this shop in search of some solid wood pieces with the intent to sand and stain them. We were looking for a dining table & chairs, coffee table, and there was a possibility of other items as well. We were greeted by the manager, Wendy, at the door and notified that items that had been in the store since before October 2015 were half the price listed on the ticket. I was very happy when I found a farm table that would have fit our needs perfectly - and at half the price. We asked Wendy about the table and on multiple occasions, she referred to it as "solid wood". We even went into a detailed conversation with her our plans to sand and stain the table. We decided on only buying the table that day. We paid for it with agreement to pick it up a little later when we had access to a truck. My boyfriend's brother met up with us at the store to help transport the table to his home for storage. Before we took it out of the store, there was yet another discussion about the table and what it was made out of. Once again, Wendy wasn't sure what kind of wood, but claimed it was a "solid wood" table and that it "might be oak". It wasn't nearly heavy enough for oak, and we suggested maybe it was pine. She agreed "oh yeah! ...maybe it's pine". When we got the table home to Moncks Corner, we noticed that some of the spots that looked like scratches were in fact laminate cracking and peeling up. It's not a solid wood table - it's particle board. At that point, I felt like it was all just a big mistake. Wendy seemed sure that it was wood and to be fair, we all thought it was. I called immediately, because by that time it was 20 minutes to close and there was just no way we could load the table back up and make it back in time. Wendy told me that they "don't usually do returns" but she would see what could be done - she would talk to the owner tomorrow afternoon when they were in and get back with me. She took down my name and my number. Once again, at this point I thought it was no big deal and all just a misunderstanding. We were all very polite with one another and while I was bummed about the table, I assumed we would get things settled. I was excited still to go back to their store with intention to spend more money on much needed furniture for our new home. I didn't receive my phone call the next day. At 5pm, I gave in and called myself. I'm not sure who I spoke to - I only know it wasn't Wendy. The employee told me "Oh yes. Wendy and the owner have spoken about the table. I'm not sure what the outcome was, but neither are in the store right now for me to ask..." Now I'm starting to question everything. But okay. I've worked retail and I was willing to give them a chance still. I called again the following day and spoke again to Wendy who told me she hadn't yet talked to the owner who had, according to her, just walked in the door and wasn't even there the day before. She went away from the phone for a couple of minutes and came back to tell me that they couldn't do a return and had to uphold their no refund policy because the consignee had already been paid. She claimed that they get paid their money the day after a sale. I retorted "Even tho I called you the day of purchase... within the hour of it leaving the store... to tell you that something was wrong?" She claimed she had no control over it and that once the money was in the system, it's done. Well, I don't know what kind of system they are using, but it sounds pretty terrible to have zero control over your cash flow. This table was sold to me under false pretenses. I want so badly to believe otherwise, but the multiple lies and runaround make me wonder otherwise. But that isn't even the half of it. When asked over the phone later today, they suggested that they don't pay consignees until the 10th of the month. We bought this table on January 27th... many, many days before the 10th. We will be doing as suggested and filing a dispute with our credit card company. I am so thankful we used our credit card and didn't just hand cash over to these people.
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