Posts Tagged“finance”

Economic Indicators You Should Be Keeping an Eye On 

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Whether you are a finance professional like Larry Polhill or just interested in protecting your retirement nest egg, it is important to understand for yourself some of the most important indicators of the health of the national economy.  Only with this information can you make informed decisions not only about your investments, but also about major purchases like property and cars, or about whether the time is right to start a new business, job or family.  You don’t need to be an economic to make sense of these indicators, thankfully.  Here are the basics that you need to know. Interest…

Top Tips For Cutting Your Spending and Making Your Finances Healthy Again

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We are just one month into the new year and this is the crucial time of the year when the resolutions that we made at the end of last year are starting to wear a little thin. One plan which most of us make is to fix our finances, especially after perhaps a little overspending during the holiday season. It is important then, that as we hurtle on through the year, that you stay strong when it comes to your financial promises which you made at the beginning of the year. Here are some tips to help you stay on track…

3 Ways That Daily Monitoring of Your Financial Accounts Saves You Money

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If you’ve ever had a time when your finances were not in the best shape, it’s possible you’ve felt a deep fear when you think about checking your bank account balance. Many people know about that sinking sensation. They’re worried that, when they check, they’ll find that they’ve overdrafted. While this kind of trepidation makes sense, there is good reason to check your financial accounts daily, even your credit and brokerage accounts. Here are some of the ways that this constant vigilance can help people on all points of the financial spectrum. You’ll Uncover Unknown Fees and Expenses. Most people…

How Best to Protect Your Wealth

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Have you considered protecting the wealth that you have accumulated over the years? There are many reasons why you need to protect your wealth or investments, if you’re a business owner then you could be hit with any kind of lawsuit or bankruptcy claims, as much as you wouldn’t like to think of the possibility, private issues like divorce can also mean that your wealth takes a great hit, not to mention the uncertainty of the dollar and the financial markets. With just a few tweaks to the way in which you conduct your finances, you can give your wealth…

Stretch Your New Business’s Finances Further With These 3 Tips

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Startup capital is a precious thing. No matter how you’re financing your nascent company, it’s in your best interest to preserve your resources for as long as possible. Securing additional funding down the road is never a sure thing. Nor can you bank on rapid market penetration or customer growth. If the principle of capital preservation is self-evident, the practice is decidedly tougher to achieve. Every company is different, of course, but these four strategies for stretching startup capital further have served countless small businesses well in the past. They could do the same for yours. Resist the Urge To…