Like most investment accounts, bank money market deposit accounts have both pros and cons. Before you decide to place your funds into a bank money market deposit account (MMDA) you should make sure that you understand both the pros and cons of doing so. Read The pros and cons of bank money market deposit accounts
You might be one of the millions of people who has lost their job in the last four months and now you're wondering how to make ends meet while you're unemployed. There are actually some very simple things you can do to help you and your family through these tough economic times. Read How to make ends meet when unemployed
Nearly every day someone makes the decision that it is time to consider working at home. There are those who have lost their jobs and have considered taking up freelancing and there are others who have just decided they are tired of the rat race and they would prefer to be self employed. Whatever category people fall into they all have the same question as to whether it is easy to make money from home. The fact of the matter is, while it is possible to make a living from home, it takes time, energy and a significant commitment to be successful making money from home. Here are some things you can do to enhance your changes of making money from home.Read Is it easy to make money from home
Brokerage account management is one of the most exciting aspects of any financial service specialists work. There are great risks but there are also great rewards. There are a number of responsibilities that are inherent to managing a brokerage account and understanding the do's and the don'ts can help you avoid some common pitfalls. Let's review some of the common sense things when managing other people's brokerage accounts. Read Dos and don'ts of managing a brokerage account
Regardless of the type of business you are starting, you will need a business plan. In order to create an effective business plan you will need to understand the individual components and why they are important. Whether you are searching for financing or not, having a business plan can help you keep your business on track.
Read How to write a business plan for your small business
Read How to write a business plan for your small business
If you are a board member of a non-profit organization in New York, you might be trying to determine the property tax requirements. New York, like many other states does offer waiver of property taxes under certain circumstances. These include: Read Property tax waivers for nonprofit organizations in New York
Government grants are available for small businesses. There are certain conditions that must be met to qualify for these grants. One of the main qualifications is that the business be established. If you are trying to start a small business, the Small Business Administration (SBA) informs you right on their website that there is no such thing as a small business grant. This is true - for startups. Read Can you get government grants for a small business?
Regardless of what type of event a non-profit is hosting, many depend on sponsors. Many non-profits worry that they have nothing to offer sponsors, but the fact is that you might be able to offer more than you think. Let's look at some of the benefits that you can offer your sponsors that will cost you very little money and may potentially cost you no money. Read Charities: What to offer your sponsors when you think you have nothing to offer
There are few things that are more frustrating for a freelancer than discovering that they have been scammed. Unfortunately, the Internet has opened up a door for those who have less than ethical practices. Freelance writers (like other freelancers) need easy tips to avoid scammers on the Internet. Here are a few tips that can help every freelance writer avoid scammers. Read How freelance writers can avoid scammers
Many professionals do not have the time to devote to organizations such as Lions, Rotary or other similar service organizations that are in need of volunteers on a regular basis. However, there are some significant benefits to you and to your business if you get involved in these groups. Even if you do not have time to join an organization as a full participating member, there are several reasons to volunteer your professional services to non-profit organizations. Let us take a look at some of them. Read Why should you volunteer professional services at non-profits?
Since our hair is one of the first things that many people notice about our appearance, we go out of our way to have it looking perfect all the time. Hair care does not have to be expensive however. If you put some thought into how you care for your hair. Let us explore some of the possible ways to save money on hair care. Read Smart spending: Saving money on hair care
Regardless of your particular skills, there are some simple ways to make money online. Some involve multiple skills but many require that you have only one thing you are really good at. Here are some simple ways to make money online: Read Simple ways to make money online
In Massachusetts, each municipality has the right to grant a property tax waiver to nonprofit organizations in their communities. Some such as churches, schools, and other similar organizations will be allowed specific exemptions. Not all nonprofit organizations will be granted these waivers, and ownership of a property by a Massachusetts nonprofit organization does not guarantee a waiver. Read Property tax waivers for nonprofit organizations in Massachusetts
Since time is so valuable to so many of us, we are always looking for ways to make our lives more convenient. If you have considered online banking you may want to consider banking online with Account Now. This is purely online banking and there is no "brick and mortar" version so if you have a lot of checks written to you, this may not be a good option for you. Read Banking online with Account Now
We have all seen offers in our E-Mail boxes for free offers for some product that intrigues us. The problem is we often fail to read the fine print that accompanies these offers and as a result, we find ourselves spending hundreds of dollars we don't want to spend. This is the biggest danger involved in a free trial offer. Let's take a look at some of the common "Free Offers" that you might see: Read What are the dangers involved in free trials?