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Business Services

8 Sales Tips for Savvy Business Folk

No business can possibly survive apart from robust sales. If you aren’t getting new customers, then your business will soon collapse.

Consumer Tips Featured

How to Get Out of a Rental Lease Early

Tenants commit to an apartment, typically by signing a lease for a one-year term. You are obligated to continuing to pay rent until the lease is up when either you or your landlord may renew it, cancel it, or allow it to go to month-to-month terms.

Career Planning Featured

Business Choice: Pet Care

Youngsters and adults alike can find work taking care of pets. As freelancers, they can choose which jobs to take and what kinds of animals to care for.

Autos Express

Backup Cameras Become Standard Equipment in 2018

Rear backup cameras can help save lives especially for small children that may play near cars and get run over when drivers are backing up.

Tax Tips

Federal Tax Return Extension: IRS Form 4868

Are you ready to meet this year’s tax filing deadline? You have until April 15 to file and to avoid penalties.

Home Buying

Flip This House Quickly and Profitably

House flipping is back, although it never went away. In the run up to the Great Recession, home flipping was enormously popular as investors found houses that needed tender loving care, fixed them up and sold them — often for a big profit.

Business Services

Owner Financing for Your Small Business

Investing in a small business requires ample resources, namely capital and financing to get your business started. For many prospective business owners, money is in short supply what with home prices still way off from 2007 highs and available equity diminished accordingly.

Autos Express

7 Facts About the 2014 Fiat 500L

If you’re shopping for a new car, especially a compact model and you need a lot of interior room, so-called “urban utility vehicles” may be worth considering. The Scion xB, Kia Soul, Nissan Cube and the Fiat 500L each fit this criteria, small cars with generous amounts of passenger room and storage.

Business Services

Working Capital Challenges and Your Small Business

Why is it so difficult for small businesses to raise capital? There are a number of reasons including an unproven business model, a sketchy business plan, a lack of personal capital, and the simple fact that a significant number of new businesses fail.

Consumer Tips Featured

How to Earn Cash Fast

When you need money fast, do you borrow it? Sell something? Beg for it?

Autos Express Featured

How to Save Money Toward Your Next Car

The car you are currently driving will not last forever. Unless you’re a mechanic and spend much time tinkering with it. For the rest of us, buying a new or good-condition used car every so often is the way to go.

Small Business

7 Reasons Why Your Business is Not Making Money

Your business is struggling and it continues to struggle with not enough money coming in each week or month to pay your bills. Stay on that path long enough and you’ll soon find your business will have to shut down.