"Make Money from Makes" is for anyone who has a passion, skill or hobby and an interest in turning this into a business. You may be baking cakes for friends and family and dreaming of doing this full time or have a way with words that could be turned into commissions. Maybe you paint or draw and wonder if those who offer praise would be prepared to pay for your creations, or whether your flair for fashion could lead to financial return. Whatever your talent, it's likely you can turn this into a business with customers paying for the quality products or services you offer. Whether artisan or tailor, writer or baker, what you will discover from this book is how to: make sales beyond friends and family; promote your brand and become well known; register the company and manage the finances; embrace technology to save time and money; convey a professional image; online and off; create a support network and work with partners. Above all, it shows how to make money from doing what you love! The book is divided into clear chapters with stories throughout of people who have successfully started and grown their own business; from Laura Helps who started out making cakes and is now building a business around helping others do the same, to Sandra Lewis who left a 20 year corporate career to develop a global VA business, and Mother and Daughter team Marion Paterson and Emily McIntyre who have turned misfortune into a thriving venture that sells handmade jewellery to customers locally, and further afield. They all offer their stories and top tips for success. With clear steps, useful links and expert advice, consider this book your guide as you launch your business, and share it with friends and family who are doing the same!
Wouldn't it be great if money grew on trees? But since it doesn't, everyone has to learn how to earn and manage money in order to live-and it's never too early to start. This book offers today's teens the best and most up-to-date tips on how to make money, how to spend it, how to invest and save it, and how to protect it. Learn how to land that first job, figure out your paycheck, and negotiate a raise. Discover how to stretch your money to cover all of your needs and (at least some of!) your wants. Learn to be a savvy saver to vastly improve your life. Really! Once you've started to accumulate property and money, you're not done managing your financial life. Far from it! Find out what it takes and how much it will cost.
This is an illuminating book by author Mark Ortega which leads the reader from experiences of past failure to a new adventure full of hopeful possibilities This book is unique among others in the field of personal finance. In it, the author reveals the methods, experiences, and thoughts he himself applied to be much more successful in the area of saving money and building wealth. We are living in times of great change. Jobs are being lost a thousand at a time. Proposed solutions from government leaders have many people scratching their heads. People are asking, "What can I do as an individual to help myself?" Mark Ortega's book, Outsmarting Yourself to Save Money & Build Wealth" shows you what you can do. You don't have to remain stuck in the same old rut. He explains the steps you need to take to create a better life experience for yourself and your family. You can stay where you are, or you can decide that you want to get started in a new and better direction today. This book is written from the heart. It's not a book of merely cold numbers and facts. It attempts to get at the reasons you don't do what you need to do to be financially successful. It contains stories and anecdotes to both encourage you and get to the core of the issues. This book will touch you, and hopefully change you for the better. Today people are searching for solutions that speak to them on a personal level. "Outsmarting Yourself to Save Money and Build Wealth" is a book that attempts to fill that need. It's a guide to a potentially greater future for you and your family. You don't want to pass up this opportunity.
"The salvation of your family is not by chance, a remote possibility, or a shot in the dark. It is a divinely ordained plan of God for your entire household to be saved. To Save A House is the detailed revelation that God gave to me that proves that it is possible to know that your entire family can and will be saved. I show you how scripture is filled with assurance for the children of God. Each chapter ends with a prayer that as you read, I'll be praying for you and in agreement with you."
Two Piles of Money for Retirement and the Difference discusses the concepts of taxable versus tax-free money, the difference between Retirement Savings and Retirement Investments, and strategies you can use to have a safe retirement account.
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