Laurie Blank

Laurie Blank


Laurie Blank is a personal finance freelance writer as well as a licensed Realtor in Wisconsin and Minnesota.

Laurie writes and conducts real estate business while being a (largely) stay-at-home mom to her four children.

She has been writing about personal finance topics for over six years.


24 Best Places to Sell Designer Bags

24 Best Places to Sell Designer Bags

Just as people sell pre-owned clothing and accessories, there are certainly those who want to sell designer bags they no longer use. In fact, used designer bags that are still in great shape can sell for a nice profit. You likely spent a pretty penny on your designer...
14 Legit Ways to Sell Amazon Gift Cards

14 Legit Ways to Sell Amazon Gift Cards

Do you like the thought of getting cold, hard cash for your Amazon gift cards? Amazon is great. I shop there often, and you might too. However, have you ever wished you could sell your Amazon gift cards and get the money instead? Maybe you just don’t want anything...
8 Ways to Get Free Furniture

8 Ways to Get Free Furniture

How does being able to get free furniture for your house or apartment sound? Or would you like to be able to redecorate your home (or decorate your first place) for free? By doing so, you can avoid consumer debt and free up extra money every month. Furniture can be...
InboxDollars Review: Scam or Legit?

InboxDollars Review: Scam or Legit?

Have you heard of InboxDollars? It’s one of many GPT (get-paid-to) sites. And we’re doing this InboxDollars review to help you determine if it’s a legit income source. The InboxDollars website says it’ll pay you cash for completing tasks, but it is true? Find out what...
Survey Junkie Review: Is it a Scam or Legit?

Survey Junkie Review: Is it a Scam or Legit?

Online surveys are a popular way to make extra money because they are quick and easy. As long as you can share an honest opinion on the survey topic, you make money. One of the largest survey sites is Survey Junkie. There are many online survey sites to choose from....
15 Legit Ways to Make Money Playing Games

15 Legit Ways to Make Money Playing Games

Did you know there are legit ways to make money playing games online? The great thing about this is that you can earn extra cash in your spare time. Let’s say you’re sitting bored at home, waiting for a class or appointment or just feel like playing games. You can...
12 Legit Ways to Get Paid to Test Products

12 Legit Ways to Get Paid to Test Products

Does the idea of learning legit ways to get paid to test products interest you? Yes, some companies are willing to pay you in several ways to do so. Product testing by unbiased people is valuable for companies. It helps them discover why an existing product isn’t...