Knowing Basics of Small Business Taxes Will Protect You and Your Business

Basics of Small Business Taxes It is imperative that if you have a small business, you should have, at least, the basics of small business taxes so you can check your returns and understand why your accountant has chosen the deductions for you. Where to Get Tax Forms All tax forms are available at IRS.gov. […]

3 Small but Powerful Ways to Save Money Now

Start small These suggestions are small but powerful ways to save money for many reasons, here are three. Most people don’t save because they feel overwhelmed by the amount of bills and emergencies that come up constantly. Start with small savings and work your way up. Place a jar on your dresser and fill it […]

Teach Your Teen to Budget, It Is Possible

Is it possible to teach your teen to budget? For some parents or guardians, the answer may be no. But, for others it is possible. If you have not spoiled your cute sweet little toddler into a mean selfish teenager, it is possible. Even if you have engaged in the “spoiled rotten” theory, you can […]

Your 7-Year-Old Child’s Budget

If a 7-year-old has a great child’s budget, will that make him a frugal adult? It may, and it may not. But, we do have lots of evidence to suggest that spoiled children often become over spending and greedy adults. What happens at 7 could easily happen at 70, since good and bad habits grow […]

3 Tips For Big Thing Budgeting for Groceries

Budgeting for groceries seems like a simple task. Make a list and buy what you need. Well, it usually doesn’t happen that way. If you are not precise about shopping, the list will be meaningless, and you will end up spending more money than you need to. Here is a short list of quick things you can do […]

Why Women Need to Understand Investing Now

Women and Investing Now There Are No Guarantees if Women Do Not Understand Investing Women need to understand investing now because there are no guarantees you will stay married or even get married, women need to know how to take care of their finances. That means they need to understand sane savings (my mantra), mega-money […]

5 Frequently Asked Questions About Mutual Funds For Women

Frequently asked questions about mutual funds I have given a lot of lectures about mutual funds. I like mutual funds because, if you do your research you can purchase low-cost and low-risk mutual funds. Mutual funds are easy to understand and invest in. You can do it yourself once you have done some research. Here […]

An Excerpt From My Mutual Funds eBook

Introduction to Basic Investing    Would you give your baby to a stranger and tell them, I will be back to pick up my baby in 21 years? Make sure you take good care of him or her. Your answer should be an emphatic “no”, if you care about yourself, your baby, or your lives. […]

3 Common Types of Mutual Funds

There are many types of mutual funds within these three types of mutual funds. Here are the 3 different major types of mutual funds. The risks of mutual fund investing runs the gamut of very low to very high and many levels in between within one type of fund. Do your research thoroughly before investing, use […]