If you’re like most of us, you had big plans at the beginning of the year. You set financial goals, travel plans, retirement savings targets, and even made good on a few of them. But then your New Year’s resolutions vaporized sometime before February. How do you avoid a repeat performance of that this year? How do you get back on track with your financial and investment goals?
Being an entrepreneur is never easy. From unexpected obstacles to knowing where, when and how to make a decision, can all make or break your business. Here you will find tips and advice to prepare yourself and your business, plus reduce the risk you take while increasing your success.
We often think that getting our finances in order takes some sort of grand plan. In truth, you can actually go through a series of five-minute actions that will improve your financial life. The secret is to apply a few minutes to each aspect of your financial situation on a consistent basis, which will help develop discipline and keep things from getting out of control.
Every other week, it seems, someone is predicting that another recession is right around the corner. So far, the economy has managed to hang on, but there are dire predictions about what could be next, what with the European debt situation spiraling out of control, China slowing down, and the U.S. stagnating.
Many investors like the idea of starting a business. After all, your own business has the potential to provide you with income over time, which can be one of the smartest ways to invest. If you want to start a legit business that is likely to pay you back, here are some important steps to consider.
Technology has made it easier than ever to start a business. We’ve talked about how starting a business is one of the best investments you can make. Not only can you run your business online, creating immense freedom for yourself and your family, but it’s often possible to incorporate your business online as well.
When I first created and named this blog, my wife asked me the question “How is investing and entrepreneurship related?” She didn’t see the connection. Perhaps you, my readers, don’t either so I’ll explain. Investing and owning a small business are very much interrelated.
You probably know that one of the most important things you can do to build wealth is to invest. Investing can help you take advantage of compounding returns and grow your nest egg. However, in order to succeed at investing, it helps to have a plan.
This question comes from one of our readers. So how do you start a business after you just retired? It’s something that has relevance as millions of Americans are finding that they are either barely able to retire, or not able to retire at all. We share how to tackle this situation.