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Budgeting For Your Home as an Entrepreneur

In Entrepreneurship, Finance

While being a business owner can bring you great financial success, it can also come with a unique set of challenges – one particular challenge being buying a home. Owning your business may have helped you walk away from your job, bring in six figures, and save for a down payment, but entrepreneurs’ unique circumstances force them to approach the home buying process differently. However, don’t let the extra steps deter you from reaping the benefits of your success and achieving your dreams of purchasing a home. It all starts with understanding the mortgage process and fine-tuning your finances. Continue reading…

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8 Ways to Claw Your Way Out of Debt Now

In Entrepreneurship, Finance

For many consumers, getting rid of debt can be difficult. Debt comes in many forms,from school loans to credit cards. In wake of the Covid-19 pandemic, managing yourfinances is more important than ever. Some people have had to take pay cuts andothers lost their jobs completely. If you’re looking to get on top of your finances, beginby getting rid of your debt. Here are eight ways you can claw your way out of debt rightnow. Track your spending The first step to eliminating debt is fully understanding where your money is going.Using your monthly bank statements to list out all…

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One Thing You Need To Know About Unemployment Benefits. How moms may be impacted by COVID-19 and unemployment.

One Thing You Need To Know About Unemployment Benefits

In Finance

The COVID-19 pandemic has hit millions of Americans and upended life around the world.  But there is one group that has been hit very hard – moms.  Unexpected job losses, decisions to exit the workforce due to the increasing demands at home to be a homeschool teacher, or increased demands at work while maintaining the home have disproportionately impacted moms.  Unemployment has become a lifeline for many during these turbulent times.  But did you know that this lifeline now has the potential to be a major headache during tax time?   The reason is that unemployment benefits are considered income, similar…

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Wish you had more money in your paycheck? In this post, you will learn how to increase your monthly income by changing your tax withholdings.

Give Yourself A Monthly Raise With This Simple Tip

In Finance

I have a couple of friends who loathe the idea of receiving a refund.  I thought they were crazy when I heard them talk about their desire to structure their taxes in a way where they wouldn’t receive a tax refund.  They believed that a tax refund was a big waste and meant they failed in properly setting up their taxes at the beginning of the year. To them, a tax refund wasn’t something to be excited about, but rather a signal to do something different the following year.  This was totally different than my approach. Unlike my friends, I…

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