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5 Tips to Help a Small Business Grow in 2018

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In the world of business it’s all about growth. Sometimes it seems that in comparison to large corporations, small businesses have to try twice as hard just to get half as far – but this isn’t always the case. Here are five tips to help small businesses grow in 2018.

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5 Things You Didn’t Know Were Tax Deductions

tax.jpgTax season is finally here! While some people scramble at the last minute to meet the April 17th deadline, it’s important to organize all necessary documents and file your taxes in advance, avoiding the chance of forgetting to include tax deductions that would have lowered your bill or increased your refund. Here are some surprising tax deductions you won’t want to overlook.

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4 Simple Ways to Save Money with Social Media

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How much time do you spend scrolling through Facebook each day? What about Instagram and Twitter? If you’re like most people, you spend an average of nine hours per day on social media. But have you ever thought about what those 9 hours can do for your wallet? If you find yourself browsing through your social apps, consider these four easy ways to save money with social media on your side

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7 of the Best Small Business Ideas of 2017

open.jpgWhile the options for small business ownership can seem endless, what defines a “good” idea largely depends on the personality and interests of the entrepreneur. Here are 7 of the best small business ideas of 2017. Continue reading


20 Best Business Quotes of All Time

businessWe all love to give great advice, but how about taking some from business’ most accomplished moguls? In my research, I’ve found the best business quotes from business magnates, entrepreneurs, economic gurus and inspirational speakers. Here are the top 20. Continue reading


The Top 7 Habits of Frugal People

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Too many people have the misconception that frugal people are “cheap,” or don’t have a lot of money- of course, both of these assumptions can be true, but a frugal person can often be very wealthy! In my opinion, a frugal person isn’t afraid to spend money, rather, they have a lot of respect for it.

Would you identify yourself as a frugal person? Continue reading to understand the importance of frugality in life, and to find out the top 7 habits of frugal people! Continue reading


5 Ways to Improve Your Financial IQ

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Like most of life’s necessary tasks — exercising, eating healthy, setting aside time for family, getting up and going to work — keeping careful track of your finances is also a must. But nevertheless, a number of people neglect to care for their numbers, and they pay the price.

The good news is that there are so many resources out there that help to educate people on the proper financial habits – you just have to look for them. Continue reading to unveil 5 easy, accessible financial resources and practices. Continue reading


Were You Born to Have Your Own Business?

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Owning your own business is unlike any other job you can have. Actually, it really isn’t a job- more so a lifestyle. Most entrepreneurs will tell you, firsthand, that going into business for yourself is the most challenging yet rewarding life choice. And while some people just aren’t equipped for the potential struggles of entrepreneurship, there are still the select few people who don’t back down in the face of adversity.

In my research I have narrowed down the 15 most important habits that an entrepreneur should possess. It’s not to say that if you don’t possess some of these characteristics that you shouldn’t go into business for yourself, rather, it might be more of a challenge for you. Continue reading to find out what these valuable qualities are, and to see where you fit in. Continue reading