Your Small Business Plan: Before You Write It, Read This (Infographic)

The Payroll Blog has an infographic, below, that will help you put together a great business plan, including everything you should include, as well as how to make it succinct and engaging. Courtesy of: SurePayroll  

Fun Money Experiment #1: Scratch Lottery $2,500 A Week For Life

It has been a long time since I have done a fun money experiment. Lately, I have seen many people buy and play the scratch lottery tickets. So I went to a local deli and looked at the different types of the scratch lottery that are available for purchase. I decided to try the $2,500 […]

The Generous Billionaires Club (Infographic)


The Low Down on Ponzi Schemes (Infographic)


A Few Little Habits Can Make a Big Difference to Your Health

When it comes to being healthy, it’s your ongoing habits that really count. Having one cheeseburger per month won’t give you a heart attack, but going for a jog once a month won’t get you in shape either. The baseline of your health is determined by your genetics, but the rest of it is a […]

The Top Five Financial Mistakes when Buying a Car

For most of us, purchasing a car is a big decision, and one that comes with many micro-decisions along the way. You must think about whether you want to buy new or used, what type of car will best suit your lifestyle, and what you can afford to pay up front. It’s important to do […]

Tips for Making a Budget When Building a Home – And Sticking To It!

If you are planning on building your own home, one of the most important first steps is to make a budget for construction. If you can put together a preliminary budget it will help you to allocate your funds so that you can estimate the cost of your project. When you know what your spending […]

Money Saving Strategies That Are Actually Illegal

When money gets tight we all look for clever ways that we can save a few dollars. However, sometimes the “clever life hacks” that people use to save money are actually against the law. It’s one thing to try to cut down on your expenses, but carrying out illegal practices in order to save money […]

Is It Really Important to Start Early?

A standard refrain of pension salesmen is that the earlier you start, the better it will be for you. They always seem to be able to pull out some frightening looking projections that demonstrate the wisdom of starting your pension contributions as early as possible. Of course – they always have a vested interest in […]

Internet Defamation for Finance Companies (Infographic)

These days, it’s tough out there for business owners. Not only do you have to develop novel ways to cut through the marketing clamor, you must also deal with the Internet. “Contend with the Internet?” You ask. “But the Internet is a great, cost-effective advertising tool.” And yes, that is true. But it’s also true […]