Independent filmmaker Tamara Benavente thinks about her financial future’s big picture. She works part-time at a hotel (29 hours weekly) and puts away 30 percent of her income. Because her film work is freelance, she never knows when the next assignment will arrive, so Benavente says she is diligent about saving money.
Independent filmmaker Tamara Benavente thinks about her financial future’s big picture. She works part-time at a hotel (29 hours weekly) and puts away 30 percent of her income. Because her film work is freelance, she never knows when the next assignment will arrive, so Benavente says she is diligent about saving money. MARSHA HALPER MIAMI HERALD STAFF
Independent filmmaker Tamara Benavente thinks about her financial future’s big picture. She works part-time at a hotel (29 hours weekly) and puts away 30 percent of her income. Because her film work is freelance, she never knows when the next assignment will arrive, so Benavente says she is diligent about saving money. MARSHA HALPER MIAMI HERALD STAFF

Cycle savings to build healthy financial future

April 24, 2015 12:52 PM