Carrie Smith Nicholson is a freelance finance expert, podcast co-host and business writer. After working as a small business accountant for over a decade, and paying off $14,000 of debt, she quit her job to become her own boss. Through her blog, carefulcents.com, she's helped hundreds of freelancers and entrepreneurs find better-paying work with her #nomorejobboards movement. When she's not writing about finance and geeking out over numbers, she enjoys traveling and making food with her chef husband. You can connect with her in real time on Twitter, @carefulcents.