For a state with a struggling economy, supporting and fostering growing businesses may seem like an unnecessary challenge. Why focus on starting new businesses when the ones you already have are having trouble staying afloat? The state of Michigan looks at the situation in a different light: The Mitten’s business-minded individuals have found a safe  [ Read More ]

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This post is shared today from www.rittersprinting.com. Today’s There are sexier things out there than direct mail. You can build a website that will do everything but tie your shoes, or you can send out tens of thousands of targeted emails in a matter of seconds for next to no cost. Yet somehow, the old  [ Read More ]

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I’ve been advising investors for a long time. A good percentage of my Boomer clients need help with diversification. Their parents lived through the Great Depression, so many of them inherited a habit of hoarding their assets. This is one of the reasons why the Boomer population has so much of our nation’s wealth. But  [ Read More ]

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Knowing about the “worst” credit card companies gives consumers some insight to help them when choosing one. While it is only natural for any company to receive complaints, a large number of customers filing complaints certainly raise red flags. Customers tend to complain as a result of either party’s failure to manage expectations, or a  [ Read More ]

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Unsecured business loans aren’t for everyone. Namely, startups. They are, however, great options for savvy business owners who’ve started turning a steady profit and are looking to expand their business, launch a marketing campaign, fulfill a government contract, or otherwise make a deep and speedy investment in their biz. Business growth is a huge investment;  [ Read More ]

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“It’s worth its weight in gold” is a familiar saying to describe the value of an object or idea, but why is this saying used? Because gold has the longest history of being used as a precious metal and a desired commodity dating back to the ancient Egyptians. To this day gold is highly sought  [ Read More ]

Home Finances

There are plenty of expenses we end up paying in our day-to-day lives. They have the potential to cause quite a lot of stress and even hold us back from doing the things we want to do. However, there are a lot of small actions we can take to save some of the money we  [ Read More ]

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Top-of-Your-Head Questions on PayPal If you’re a hardcore Internet-user, or an online business owner, you should know PayPal. PayPal brands itself as one of the safer—if not exactly the safest and quickest way—to send as well as receive money online. PayPal users enjoy the convenience of having a PayPal account synced to their credit card  [ Read More ]

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At some time or another you’re probably going to need a notary public. If you haven’t previously, it can put you in a weird situation. Where do you find a notary public on short notice? If you want to become a notary, how do you do so? Well, here are some answers to common notary  [ Read More ]

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Even if you have no plans to sell your home in the near future, you may be looking for ways to increase your property’s value. Since your home is likely one of the largest investments you will make, it is imperative to protect it by performing regular maintenance and home improvements on an annual basis.  [ Read More ]