Browsing posts tagged: Finances
Read Any Good Books Lately? Start with This List

Featured image from Pixabay on Pexels Harry Truman was once quoted as saying, “Not all readers are leaders, but all leaders are readers.” Making uninterrupted book reading a part of each day can replenish a busy leader’s ideas, build fresh approaches to problem solving, and allow for much-needed down time. Grow Rich by Reading a […]

5 Hacks for Selling with Google Shopping

Featured image from Pexels Google Shopping is a great way to increase your brand’s visibility and catch customers at different stages of their purchase journey. In this article, we take a look at five hacks for getting the most out of Google Shopping. Let’s dive in. 1. Think About Screen Size This is a simple […]

How to Be Effective When Studying Online

Featured image from Burst on Pexels Are you trying to earn an MBA so you can be a better entrepreneur? If so, you’re probably doing a lot of your studying online while you continue to run your business. Here are some guidelines to help you do that more effectively. Studying Online Is Like Going to […]

6 Contract Types Your Business Needs

Image by Gerd Altmann from Pixabay  While verbal agreements are adequate in some scenarios, most businesses need to get written contracts. These commitments protect them and their operations from exploitation. Therefore, if you are new to the world of entrepreneurship or are looking to take your small but growing business to the next level, here are the main […]

The best rewards credit cards of 2019

If your goal is to maximize rewards, get the best bonuses, and play the points game no matter the cost… You’re on the wrong page. We have a different philosophy on rewards credit cards. It’s the same philosophy that we have for all of personal finance: ignore the small stuff and focus on the Big […]

Summer Vacation!

Well, apparently I need a vacation after my European vacation! I’ve come home to a Real Life in which I have too much to do and not enough time to do it. The yard needs pruning, the house needs cleaning, my body needs exercise, friends need visiting, and this website needs lots of work behind […]

The best checking accounts of 2019

My checking account pays me $83 per year for using it. How? First, I have an APY that gives me $5 per year. That’s pretty small, but it’s a start. Then I have an ATM fee reimbursement. All my ATM fees get refunded at the end of the month. If I use the ATM once […]

How to Work with Your Spouse and Not Ruin Your Marriage

One of the hardest things is working with your spouse as a business partner. Many years ago, I tested this with my wife, Sara, and it lasted exactly one day. Unlike me, many couples are very successful in happily running a business together; it even strengthens their marriage. So, what is their secret? This week, […]

How to Find the Best Car Insurance

Featured image from Kaique Rocha on Pexels If you own a fleet of vehicles for your business, you must have car insurance. As a matter of fact, before you can legally drive a vehicle at all, you need to have auto insurance. On the other hand, if you fail to obtain car insurance, you’ll have […]

Let Automation Marketing Make Your Life Easier

Are you looking to get more done in a single day? Getting everything done yourself can be cumbersome and overwhelming. But a good automation marketing solution will help. Thanks to automation marketing tools, anyone working online can perform multiple functions at the same time and with minimal effort. However, to find a good match, you […]

Benefits of Trading with a Regulated Broker

Photo by rawpixel.com from Pexels When selecting a broker, be sure to choose a regulated broker. A regulated broker can help you mitigate risk while aiming for higher payoffs. Now more than ever, it is easy to set up your trading system or find a broker that can do it for you without paying top dollar. RELATED ARTICLE: […]

Can You Lose Your License for Refusing a Breathalyzer?

Getting pulled over after you have had a few drinks is extremely stressful. This is especially true when you know that if you take a breathalyzer test you are sure to be charged with OUI (Operating Under the Influence). The situation can be even more stressful if you’re a business owner. After all, so much […]

Mistakes Investors and Business Owners Make

When you’re new to investing or to the business world, mistakes are often inevitable. However, with good planning and careful execution, you can avoid the worst mistakes. It is a well-known fact that most businesses fail. It’s true that in many cases, a business can fail for reasons outside of the owner’s control. However, most […]

Customer Service Is Key to Your Success

Image by M Brugman from Pixabay  Customers remember good customer service experiences, and they’re willing to reward companies that treat them well. When customer care is done right, it can boost a company’s bottom line tremendously. That’s why the MobiusPay mission statement is simple: Take care of your clients, and the rest will take care of itself. 1. […]

Essential Legal Documents for Your Business

Photo by Helloquence on Unsplash These useful tips are worth going over for any new business owner looking to find out which legal documents apply to them. Starting a business is an exciting time for any budding entrepreneur. It can be easy to feel overwhelmed by the sheer range of challenges involved with getting a new venture off […]

Could a Merchant Cash Advance Help You?

Photo by Colin Watts on Unsplash If you’re looking for a short-term solution for your company’s money worries, a merchant cash advance could be just what you need. Managing your cash flow when you’re running a business isn’t always easy. Quieter months, late-paying clients, and unexpected expenses can wreak havoc on your bank balance. All businesses struggle financially […]

How to make better (and quicker) decisions

Last week, I wrote about how I’ve embraced mindful shopping. I’m teaching myself to be more deliberate about the things I own and buy. My goal is to buy less and, more importantly, to own less. As part of this, I don’t want to waste time shopping. I’m trying to train myself to make better […]

4 Killer Strategies for Boosting Your Brand

Photo by Fancycrave.com from Pexels Raising awareness for your brand is an essential component of getting a new business off the ground. However, it’s not always easy to become a nationally recognized business on your own. You may need some killer strategies, like the following, to keep things moving. 1. Get Help from a Company That Specializes in […]

TOP 3 Lessons to Success in Business with Marshall Mosher

As entrepreneurs, many times when we start businesses we get so caught up in our perfect idea of what the business will look like that sometimes we lose focus on our bigger vision of ‘why’. Speaking with Marshall, founder of Vestigo an outdoor team building platform, we go through the importance of failing fast, the […]

Master Data: Why It’s Important to Your Business

Photo by rawpixel.com from Pexels According to Wikipedia, master data “represents the business objects that contain the most valuable, agreed-upon information shared across an organization.” Master data can be almost any kind of data, then, that’s of chief importance to your business. As a matter of fact, master data is the primary focus of IT, and there is […]

Inheriting a Legacy: How to Run a Family Business

Many of you have a family business that you either inherited, that you bought, that you got pushed into, shoved into, or that you chose to be a part of. It’s important to talk about the route of entrepreneurship when you’re working with or for family. Ramon Ray interviewed Nancy Larick of Larick Associates about […]

Her Accounting Business Is Rocking. Rachel Michaelov Shares Why at the Smart Hustle Growth Conference.

Several times a day, or so it seems, Rachel Michaelov, founder of Empire Tax Professionals, posts on Facebook one of two things. She posts how she’s helped a client or saved them money or helped them in some way OR Rachel’s sharing how a prospective client’s finances are quite messed up and how she’s GOING […]

Is Holding On, Keeping You Back? Ramon’s Phone Upgrade Teaches Him a Big Lesson.

Last week I upgraded to the Samsung S-10 Galaxy phone after having the S-7 phone for many years. It got me thinking, “what else am I holding onto that is keeping me back?”. For months I resisted spending the $1,000 (give or take) on the S-10. However, the S-7 had such terrible battery life, I […]

Boost Profitability with a Mobile Application

Image by Gerd Altmann from Pixabay  The popularity of the smartphone gives people a new means of staying in touch with their world, and this has totally changed customers’ habits. Notably, they prefer to use mobile applications. This article points out the benefits of having a custom mobile app for your business. Advantages of Having a Mobile Application […]

Christina Shaw on Being a Single Parent, Running Her Agency, and Finding the Right People

People automatically think single parents are always struggling and stressed out, but Christina Shaw, owner of an Allstate Agency on Long Island since 2009 and single mom to 2 girls, says that for her, that’s simply not true. She says that she’s not struggling financially, she’s not stressed out, and that she has great balance […]

Reducing Startup Failure – Mastercard Exec Shares Her Insights and Advice for Female Founders.

Startup failure is a serious thing. About one-third of small businesses fail during their first year in business, according to the SBA. Ginger Siegel is the head of small business at Mastercard and she shared her insights on what it takes to succeed as a small business owner and reduce the failure rate. Mastercard works […]

Print Design Jargon You Need to Know

Photo by rawpixel.com from Pexels Are you dreaming of starting a business as a desktop publisher, a production artist, a graphic designer, or another type of visual artist? Then you’re probably going to need to know these print design terms. Print design language will be complete gobbledygook to someone not familiar with the basics. Without an understanding of […]

Learn Spanish and Work Abroad

Photo by Marcel Parramon from Pexels Spanish, the third most-spoken language in the world, is also a language that’s highly regarded in the business world. However, if you want to find work in a Spanish-speaking country, you’ll have no choice but to learn to speak the Spanish language. If you’re hesitant, here are some reasons that will convince […]

Why It’s a Bad Idea to Invest in Good Ideas

For a long time, entrepreneurs have been asking one question: What makes a successful small business? Good Ideas Aren’t Enough According to Albert Savoia, the first Engineering Director at Google, it’s not enough to have a good idea that is executed well. He says that too many prospects when asked would rather invest in the […]

Preventing Common Conference Call Disruptions

Featured image from Christina Morillo on Pexels Technology has transformed the modern workplace in recent times. For instance, instead of spending a fortune on travel costs and relying on unproductive face-to-face meetings, businesses now utilize instant messaging, cloud work spaces, and screen-sharing platforms to encourage continuous collaboration. More importantly, they can seamlessly bring entire teams […]

Chatbots Will Revolutionize Your Business

Featured image from Mohamed Hassan on Pixabay Want a relatively inexpensive way to improve engagement and increase sales on your site? Try bringing a chatbot on board. Chatbots will revolutionize your business. As a business owner, you already know how important customer engagement and interaction are for your business. Sometimes, just being there to answer […]

5 Tips to Organize Your Office Documents

Photo by Simson Petrol on Unsplash Whether you work in an office or at home, keeping all of your office documents organized is crucial. However, it can also be hard to do. Proper organization means you can find anything you need quickly and easily. This helps you stay on top of everything, and it can enable you to […]

How to Run an Ecommerce Business

Photo by Kaboompics .com from Pexels Ecommerce business is a type of commercial transaction that involves the transfer of valued information, products, and services by way of the Internet. Moreover, an ecommerce business is perhaps one of the best and the fastest ways to earn money online. For one thing, you’ll have the entire world as your audience […]