Owning your own business can be like a dream come true. You're your own boss, you make the rules, and you get to spend your days doing something that you love. However, a hefty tax bill – or worse, an IRS audit – can turn that dream into a nightmare pretty quickly. Unless you're in the business of doing taxes, you're probably not a tax expert yourself. That's OK, most people aren't.
7 September 2016
The quintessential question many people who are arrested eventually ask is whether they should use the bail schedules to get out of jail immediately or wait to see if a judge will set bail at a lower amount. Despite how simple this question may seem, there isn't always a clear answer for it, because each person's situation is different. Here are three things to consider which may help you determine the best option for you.
28 July 2016
There are not too many things that carry as much weight in your adult life as your credit score. It may impact everything from a major purchase to whether or not you are able to purchase auto insurance. Fortunately, if you have had a few dings to your credit score, they can be fixed, and one of the ways you can do this is through the use of a personal loan.
20 July 2016
When opening a new boutique store, it's important to reach out to the customers and community to showcase your goods and everything you have to offer. One of the best ways to do this is on Small Business Saturday. The annual shopping day occurs on the Saturday after Thanksgiving and is promoted all over the United States. In the months leading up to the event, your business can prepare to showcase your goods and the handle the needs of extra shoppers.
11 July 2016
Gold is a commodity, which means its value changes from day to day. If you have some old gold jewelry you no longer want and are considering selling it for cash, you may want to wait for a time when the price is high. If you watch the gold market, you will get a good idea when the right time to sell may be. In addition, knowing the value of the items you own can also help you make sure you get the best price for your gold jewelry.
10 June 2016
If you need money immediately for emergency purposes, then you may have few options available to you. This is especially true if you have very little money in the bank and pay day is still a few weeks away. If you are in dire need, then a payday loan may be your best option. This type of loan is a short term loan that will need to be paid back relatively quickly.
20 May 2016
There are many reasons to get started investing in gold. Maybe you are worried about the unstable economy – historically, gold has been the material that backs up currency, and it continues to have value even if government currencies fail. Or maybe you just want to diversify your investment portfolio. Converting a portion of your assets into gold is a way to ensure that you have one fairly stable investment. However, buying gold isn't a completely foolproof plan – you still have to go about it the right way.
18 December 2015
What exactly is a structured settlement offer? Essentially, if you have been the plaintiff in a worker's compensation, personal injury or other type of civil suit and won the case, then you may have received a structured settlement offer. The defendant in such cases, if they lose, basically will purchase an annuity contract from an insurance company. Over the course of the life of the contract, you will receive a set amount to be paid to you on a regular basis.
20 July 2015
Particularly in times when the economy is struggling, financial struggles are common. Sometimes even the best planning won't protect you from a financial emergency. If you're facing an unexpected expense and you need money fast, you may find that a payday loan is the best option to get you what you need. These loans are designed to be short-term and can come with high interest rates, so here are some tips to help you approach the process responsibly.
6 October 2014