Fistful of Dollars – Pocket Your Cash Instead of Bleeding It

The iceberg that sunk the Titanic was a doozy, but sometimes it’s the little leaks that will get you long before you ever see the iceberg. If one of your neighbors started every business day by taking a handful of money and throwing it out the window you would think he was crazy, right? But what if that is what you’re doing right now?Continue Reading

Stock Market Volatility: Should You Be Worried?

Well, here we are again. The world is once more in upheaval, which seems like a regular thing these days. There’s a major pandemic breaking out in Africa, battles across the Middle East, threats between two superpowers, and the risk of recession in Europe, China and Japan. Of course the stock market is looking at this carefully, and this means it’s doing its usual crazy dance.Continue Reading

Promoting Your Creativity: Avenues to Purchase Promotional Items

Creativity and imagination are precious gifts. With them one can design anything, from a glorious painting to a world-class novel praised by all. In many cases, all that is needed is to display the art work or place the book on the shelf. However, there are some situations where additional promotion is needed. In fact, there are some who do both, even though their success increases with each released item.Continue Reading

Tiny House Resources: Where to Find All You Need to Design a Tiny Home

Overconsumption has been has been newsworthy for centuries. Overuse of land, electricity, water and creation of McMansions have taken place long before the first settlers arrived in Jamestown. With populations across the globe growing and the threat of climate change looming, plenty of people are wondering what will be left for the next generations.Continue Reading

The Costs of Creating a Small Business

Like the Great Depression remade the landscape of the United States in the late 1920s and early 1930s, the Great Recession of the 21st century shook up the employment universe. Jobs vanished and never returned, those who survived received a substantial cut on salary or benefits and hiring became a much tougher challenge. Many of those affected went back to school to obtain a degree and start a new career from scratch. Others gave up on working for someone else and decided to create their own small business.Continue Reading

How to Determine if a Tiny House is in Your Future

The Tiny House movement is in full swing. From numerous books on the subject, to the documentary TINY: A Story About Living Small, to the new series Tiny House Nation, individuals and young families are rethinking their living requirements. Why do they need to reside in a large apartment or home when they could live and flourish in an area 500 square feet or smaller? There are definitely benefits to owning a tiny home. First, they save monthly mortgage payments since most tiny houses are paid for ahead of time. Second, depending on the height of the tiny house, it can be transported across the country like a recreational vehicle, allowing the owner to avoid items like utility bills and property taxes.Continue Reading