Sunday, May 3, 2020

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Here at the Island Queen Guide, we usually present upbeat content with finance and lifestyle tips; however, with this article, we pause. We pause to acknowledge those who have lost loved ones during the pandemic, to acknowledge those who grieve in the confines of their...

Sunday, May 3, 2020

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The very first installment of the #QuarantineChronicles Day in the Life series features my very good friend, Wine Down Podcast co-host and up and coming Bahamian sensation Jayme C. Here's how physical distance has been treating her. 

First name: Jayme C.

Occupation: Mark...

Tuesday, November 19, 2019

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I've spent many of my nearly 30 years in defiance of authority. (insert examples) For me, saying "no" verbally or by my actions (or inaction) has sealed the deal on my autonomy, not being persuaded by those who felt they knew me better than I knew myself and thus, were...

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

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I personally believe that it’s not about how much you make, but what you do with it that counts. Yes, it can be difficult to save at times, but that doesn’t mean it shouldn’t be a priority. I’ve compiled a list of the top saving habits of some of my friends (myself inc...

Monday, October 15, 2018

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Last week I went to Miami for a much needed trip away from reality as I celebrated with some of my closest girlfriends in advance of my birthday and wedding (wow!)

I knew months ago that I HAD to try out Sugar Factory, mostly because the drinks are way too beautiful an...

Monday, September 17, 2018

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Whether for savings, spending, or loan payments, a vast majority of Bahamians have a bank account. Unfortunately, over the years banking fees have increased and interest rates on savings have decreased significantly. Considering that most of us need bank accounts for d...

Thursday, July 19, 2018

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Pap. Pap.

False Start.

Back to the blocks.


“And they’re off!”

Some things come naturally to me. Some of them are: The English Language (Don’t roll your eyes; it’s not that easy), Public speaking, and for those of you who may not know, I’m very athletic. I was reall...

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

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Bahamians are constantly reminded of the billions of dollars of debt that the government owes. The government owes money to banks, insurance companies, pension funds, credit unions, and unknown to many, the average Bahamian investor (to name a few). One may ask “how do...

Tuesday, May 1, 2018

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With the culture of consumerism, credit cards have become a staple in our lives. A credit card is a financial tool, and if used correctly, it can be your best friend. Credit cards offer attractive benefits such as convenience, they can help to build a good credit reput...

Sunday, April 22, 2018

There are instances where I am forced to do nothing but soak in the fact that I am friends with amazing people. I mean, inspirational people who walk different walks of life but all so awesome in their own way. My next feature in the Women at Work series is a special f...

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