Bankruptcy is a major problem for people living in the United States. Even though rates have gone down since the Great Recession, about 770,000 people file for personal bankruptcy each year.Despite being a fairly common phenomenon, a lot of people still have misconceptions about what actually leads to bankruptcy....
Where do you see yourself in twenty years? It’s a common interview question, and it should be something you ask yourself before starting a new adventure.The average adult, full-time worker in the United States spends 47 hours a week at work. That’s 2,444 hours per year, and approximately 97,760...
Retirement isn’t always the first thought for most people who are just beginning their carriers or hitting their strides in the peak of their professional carriers. In fact, most people in their 20s and 30s focus on making as much money as possible while neglecting their personal finances, hoping...
Are you familiar with a certain gentleman who built his globally-renowned career based on a skill he learned while taking care of his siblings, by preparing food for them? Colonel Sanders has built his KFC empire literally out of thin air, with no formal experience to support his venture....
A great entrepreneur knows that learning never stops when it comes to business. Even those that have run multiple successful companies will find that they are still learning and there are always ways that you can make yourself a smarter, more capable and flexible business person. It is this...
Running a small brick and mortar business is by no means a minor feat. Especially not in an age where many are packing their business’ bags and heading to the online realm of eCommerce. But, there is still a market out there for brick and mortar business, which means...
Investing in land is one the best decisions any investor could make because the opportunities are endless. Investing in land will not only provide your family with financial security, but it's an investment that will only increase over time. One way to protect your investment is by creating a...
New entrepreneurs typically have a lot on their plate, ranging from the basic logistics of getting the business off the ground in its early stages, to ensuring that productivity is maximized, contacts are leveraged, and the service or product being offered is robust, and not likely to bring in...
There is nothing more exciting than being picked to have a stand at a trade show when you’re a business. Getting to showcase your company, what you can do and letting people know that you are a hotshot in your niche is important. It’s how you can grow your...
When you become an entrepreneur, the dynamic of your life is likely to completely change. Not only may you find that your days consist of back to back meetings and reviewing contracts, but you may also have to become accustomed to learning a lot about finances. Often times, there...