How Artisans Can Use Facebook

Do you create handmade or up-cycled products? Do you sell vintage or antique items on Etsy or from your website? You may be wondering what, if anything, you can do with your Facebook business page. Here’s how to make the most of your social media account so that you can attract new fans of yourContinue Reading

Pension investments: Never too early to plan for the future

If you are a worker in your twenties or thirties, working at a job you love, or simply the job you need, retirement is probably the furthest thing from your mind right now. Retirement can sneak up on you though, so starting to invest for the future early on, including pension investments and other typesContinue Reading

Real estate investments in the developing world: a sign of growing prosperity?

In recent years, the world has become more globalized with greater economic integration, while at the same time, the economies of the West have struggled with low growth. Both of these changes have meant that investors looking to invest in real estate have instead set their eyes on developing economies. Traditionally, investors looked to USContinue Reading

Business websites: never underestimate the importance of visual branding

In today’s business world, it is important to make your brand as recognisable as possible. People are very visual, and your advertising needs to make the eye want to linger. Here are some of the most important things you should know about visual branding. Thinking about how you want to be perceived on a wideContinue Reading

9 Scholarships for Student Entrepreneurs

If you’re in college with entrepreneurial ambitions, below are a few scholarships dedicated to those who like to think outside the box and create solutions to problems we didn’t even know we had! Many of the scholarships presented in this list are from business owners themselves who made it big and are trying to helpContinue Reading

Old School Budgeting & it’s Effectiveness

One of the biggest mistakes any person or family makes it not having a budget. Trying to wing it every month just doesn’t’ work. If you find yourself living paycheck to paycheck, making some adjustments to your budget can help free up a little cash, so you can start saving or paying off debt. BudgetsContinue Reading

Financial Advice for Your 60s

Once you reach your 60’s, you may feel there is no other financial planning to be done. You are ready to retire and just take life as it comes at you. However, there are a few things you can still plan for. Here are six pieces of financial advice for those in their 60’s. MeetContinue Reading

The Importance of Taking Time to Learn in Personal Finance

There’s a big push among Personal Finance advice-givers to WORK WORK WORK as much as possible. I won’t say this isn’t a great strategy. There’s something to be said for simply getting to work. Stop thinking about it, stop talking about it, just do it. But it’s possible to go too far in the otherContinue Reading