How Small Business Loans Can Boost Your Bottom Line

If you’re a small business owner, you know how much it takes to keep your business running successfully. And with all the expenses that need to be covered on a day-to-day basis, it can sometimes be difficult to keep your profits where you want them to be. Small business loans and lines of credit can […]

Why Do We Value Worthless Paper As Money?

I’ve got a hundred dollar bill in my pocket and with the possibility of a zombie attack imminent I want to trade it in for real gold. Don’t worry about whether this makes sense or not. I want my gold. I’ve never had any and it seems like the right time. The important question to […]

5 Top Tips for Guarantor Loan Applicants

Guarantor loans can be confusing, particularly because they’re a relatively new form of finance. The first guarantor loans were offered in 2007, and there is a scarcity of information available for those considering taking one out. If you’re planning to take out finance and are considering a guarantor loan, here are some useful tips to […]

Nuts and Bolts of a Financial Plan

Opening with a strong hook, proving your idea can be a viable business through hours of research, and telling a possible backer that you feel like your dreams can become reality are important parts of your business planning. However, the very last part of your business plan can be where everything, all your hard work, […]

Understanding Credit Card Benefits

For small business owners, credit cards are not just a cost to be managed. They’re also constructive financial tools that can bring a range of benefits to your company – if you use them correctly. Increased liquidity Credit cards are a handy tool for keeping cash flow under control. Using credit cards effectively, however, involves […]

How to Secure a Small Business Loan

There is an old saying that rings true in small businesses and in life: You need money to make money. Whether you are just beginning a new business or you want to grow the one you already have, there will probably be a time when you need to take out a small business loan to […]

Index Funds

Investing in the stock market can be a very intimidating proposition. There are over 9000 individual stocks to choose from on the major exchanges, then you have the pink sheets, exchange traded funds, sector funds, preferred stocks, foreign investments, ADRs, options – has your head stopped spinning yet? Fortunately for the average investor, Wall Street […]

A Carnival of Financial Camaraderie

The web has been scoured and we’ve found some of the best and most pinpointed ideas on building your finances from these select bloggers. It’s a bit too much for any mere mortal to read–but take a look at their titles and the synopsis they’ve written for us, and take a look if you think […]

Considering Investing In Real Estate? Arizona Is Your Ticket to Success

Initially, Arizona seemed immune to the housing slump that began plaguing the United States at the end of 2007. But Arizona resident’s rising confidence in their local economy stemming from their state’s apparent economic immunity was quickly snuffed out; as Arizona soon became one of the hardest hit states in the nation. As a result, […]

Can Debt Settlement Be Your Way Out of Debt?

Debt is a serious problem for more than 50 percent of the households in the United States. But before we can talk about a way out of debt, you must understand the mechanism for getting into debt. Is Credit Really Your Friend? If you’re like most people you’ll find your mail box full of pre-approved […]