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Freedom Ahn

Journalist, Author

Ontario, Michigan, Hawai'i, Japan

Freedom Ahn

Journalist. Author. Historian.
Business. Finance. Technology.
Travel, Culture, Society (Japan, Hawai'i).

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Saving Money with Solar

Saving money is the primary reason to go solar, and it starts with solar panels to lower utility bills. Photo voltaic solar panels are the most frequently used method for actively harnessing the suns energy and converting it into electricity. A well-designed solar panel array with a battery back up system can significantly reduce electric bills.
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How to Get Control of Your Money (and Manage Your Debt)

Money and Debt There never seems to be enough money to get rid of the debt, does there? With these five tips, you can manage your debt and get in control of your money once and for all.
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Using These Tips Could Save You Over $100 on Next Month’s Rent Check

Rent is often the single biggest chunk of a monthly budget. Having a roof over your head is money well spent — but handing over hundreds (or thousands) of dollars every month hurts. While paying rent is a necessary evil, the good news is you can reduce how much you have to pay by $100 (or more) with a little creativity.
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Don’t Let Your Emotions Wreck Your Budget

How we feel about money influences how we save – or spend it. On the surface, saving money sounds easy. You just have to spend less than you earn. But it never seems to work out that way. Too often, we overspend and take on more debt – even though we know it’s not good for us. Chances are the last time you sat down and worked on your budget you focused solely on the numbers.
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Are Collectibles a Good Investment?

The aesthetic allure of collectibles like artwork, fine wines and classic cars can be hard to resist. For high or ultra-high net worth investors, the ability to combine the pursuit of potential growth with their personal passions or hobbies holds a lot of appeal. However, those who think they can invest in collectibles the same way they invest in stocks or bonds may encounter some unexpected challenges.
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5 Ways to Increase Your Earning Potential This Year

There’s never a bad time to step back and review how things are going in your career: the new year, after a promotion (or lack thereof), the end of a quarter or following a stressful month. Even if you have your sights set on increasing your earning potential, it can be easy to get stuck in the daily grind and overlook proactive steps you could be taking right now.
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Bitcoin – A Parallel Monetary Universe

You’ve most likely heard the name and maybe some of you have used Bitcoin. But what is it, really? Bitcoin is described by people who understand it as the first example of a growing category of digital money known as cryptocurrency, of which Bitcoin is by far the largest. It’s a different animal, a unique form of digital money (no bills nor coins) created and held electronically, and accessed via a computer or smart phone.
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Four Easy Ways To Attract High-End Clients

You always hear about great clients. Customers who place a priority on quality, who aren't solely focused on the price tag. But how do you connect with those higher end customers that don't mind paying more money for superior quality? Attracting higher-end clients requires more than just doing good work.
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What's Better: Buying a Home With Cash, or Taking Out a Mortgage?

If you're in the market for a new home and are considering paying for it in cash instead of taking out a mortgage, you may want to think twice before getting out your checkbook. Paying in cash may expose you to risks you hadn't considered, and taking out a mortgage might be more beneficial than you realize.
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Review These 5 Things in Your Financial Portfolio

It’s National Save for Retirement Week! Established by Congress in 2006, this week is all about retirement savings. Whether retirement is around the corner or in your distant future, we’re sure you’d like to see those extra dollars in your bank account when the time comes! Navy Federal will observe this “holiday” by sharing financial tips to ensure you ride off into the sunset with healthy, stable savings.
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A Closer Look at Relocating in Retirement

It’s National Save for Retirement Week! Established by Congress in 2006, this week is all about retirement savings. Whether retirement is around the corner or in your distant future, we’re sure you’d like to see those extra dollars in your bank account when the time comes! Navy Federal will observe this “holiday” by sharing financial tips to ensure you ride off into the sunset with healthy, stable savings.
Navy Federal Link to Story
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How the Bitcoin Market is Recovering from the Bitfinex Hack

The bitcoin market is no stranger to controversy. Ever since its conception, there are sceptics that question the viability of bitcoin as an alternative to paper currency. However, even they cannot deny the numerous advantages of cryptocurrency especially when it comes to wireless transactions. Due to the finite supply, others even call bitcoin “Digital Gold” and expect it to hold and grow in value over the years.
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About

Freedom Ahn

Freedom Ahn (Chevalier) is a journalist, author, and historian focusing. She has extensive experience working with domestic and international businesses, trade, digital, & print media publications covering a business, finance, technology, and culture (Hawai'i, Japan: traditional and contemporary culture and society). And the occasional recipe!

She has written about technologies such as drones, crypto-, digital currencies, artificial intelligence, cloud computing, cybersecurity, and more.

She is also the founder and senior copywriter at WriteAhn - a B2B and B2C digital marketing agency whose specialties include business operations; careers, recruiting, & human resources; talent management, productivity, and workforce issues; finance; domestic and international tax issues; venture capital, mergers & acquisitions, private equity transactions, investor relations, and C-suite communications.

Freedom has been all over the world in publications including The Independent, Huffington Post, The Telegraph (UK), The Chicago Sun-Times, The Telegraph, The Los Angeles Times, and The Jerusalem Post to name just a few.

She is the daughter of a French chef and has a keen interest in food, with several of her original recipes winning national and international awards.

She resides a few minutes south of Detroit, Michigan with her husband, their three Japanese dogs, and four French cats.

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www.freedomahn.com

Skills

  • Blockchain
  • Cryptocurrency
  • Investigative Journalism
  • Thought Leadership
  • Book Writing
  • Ghostwriting
  • Interviews
  • Features Writing
  • Corporate Communications
  • Reporting
  • Hawai'ian Culture
  • Japanese Culture
  • Fintech
  • Technology
  • Finance
  • Business
  • Journalism