Freelancers – How to Deal with the Budget Constraints of Your Clients

How to stay within the constraints of your clients budgets without sacrificing your dignity.

Guest Post By Paul Maplesden If you're a freelancer, you know that your clients are often working to very tight budgets. This can sometimes make negotiating rates and payments tricky as they're trying to get the most for their money and you're trying to earn a living. Here are some simple techniques that you can use to help negotiate rates and secure the project. If you can turn the work around quickly, highlight this to the client. Businesses are often up against tight time constraints and clients might be prepared to pay a little more if they know that you can … [Read more...]

Three Viable Work-From-Home Careers

The most viable ways to earn money working from home.

Guest Post By Barbie Carpenter Many business professionals dream of working from home, eliminating lengthy commutes, avoiding irksome coworkers, and saving money on professional attire and gas. However, not every career presents a realistic work-from-home opportunity. Moreover, the careers that are effective in a work-from-home setting require dedication and hard work in order to thrive. Understand what careers can succeed in a work-from-home environment if you have the patience, persistence, and commitment.   Writing/Editing Writers and editors often work … [Read more...]

5 Reasons Why a Blog Might Be Better Than Facebook to Market Your Business

Why a business blog makes more sense for your online business than Facebook alone.

Facebook has been a viable marketing channel for business because of the many different ways you can connect with the community if you do have a Facebook business page. You can also gain potential customers through interaction and sharing valuable content on a consistent basis. While there are benefits to having a Facebook fan page or placing ads on the social network, a blog can be much more effective at increasing website visits and driving sales for your business. Here are 5 reasons to consider starting a business blog or spending more time creating content for … [Read more...]

Review of Walmart Savings Catcher App

Check out the Walmart Savings Catcher App to save money automatically!!

I avoid Walmart like the plague. I just don’t like to go there.  I can usually save enough money matching coupons to sales at Kroger or just shopping at Aldi. I can avoid it, most of the time.   I know, I know, they do price matching.  But I always found it tedious to figure that all out.  Now, however, Walmart has the Savings Catcher app that has revolutionized shopping at their store, in my opinion.  Strangely, I had never heard of it until Miranda mentioned to me and asked if I was interested in writing a review.  I said I was, and the rest is … [Read more...]

Is Circum News a Scam?

Exposing a popular online scam to earn from reading articles.

Circum News is an agency, which publishes client articles on a variety of topics, so that viewers can earn money reading them all while driving web traffic to the client's websites.  Circum News claims that anyone can sign up and make between $2.00 to $5.00 per article just by reading them.  There is a limit of up to 10 articles per day. Circum News began in October 2013 as a way to help their clients drive traffic to their online articles and potential work-at-homers make money reading the articles.  On their Facebook fan page, Circum News claims that: "It's a … [Read more...]