The stock market was down almost 45% this year. Housing values are down 20% and unemployment is at an almost all time high. Social security and Medicare are running out of money and may be non-existent in our lifetime. The question is, how have your long range financial expectations changed? Do you still feel secure in your financial future? No one wants to be a pessimist but it is important to be a realist, especially now. One thing that’s for sure, if you continue to do the same things you’ve always done you can expect the same results.
There is good news out there. A lot of people are doing quite well during these recessed times... Read More
11 Highly Effective Ways To Control Your Spending
Even before the recent recession, debt and spending were problems for many households. According to the Federal Reserve statistics on consumer debt, revolving debt was at its highest in 2007, and peaked again in the second quarter of 2009 to over 900 billion dollars. The only way for consumers to eliminate their debt is to repay it and learn to control spending. Whether we are in the midst of an economic crisis or not, controlling spending is a learned behavior and starts with living within your means and learning to use your income more effectively.
The key to controlling spending begins with examining spending habits and comparing them to available income... Read More
Trade Your Stuff Online
Accept it or not, you will see signs of global recession – falling value of the greenback, lower consumer spending, increasingly scarce jobs, and growing home foreclosures – that will jerk any rational being into action. Luckily, you can make money on the web without a fee for the most part!
Earning money from the Internet is pretty straightforward and this is one welcoming news. Indeed, when you want to make money online, your educational qualifications often matter less than your experience, your exposure, your guts and your practicality!
That said, here are the easy but definite ways to make money through the Internet by selling your stuff... Read More
The Four Sure Methods of Making Money From the Internet
Today happens to witness the best and the worst of times. Whoever learns about the threatening recession and impending layoffs would really be terrified. But just like anything else, every cloud has a silver lining.
The internet has continued to become more pervasive and it has spread its power on letting you earn those extra bucks. One method of doing this is by selling other people’s products online. This technique is like hitting two birds with one stone as you will also be able to improve your marketing skills along the way. So read this article so you will find out how a simple 10-minute period on the web could reward you with hundreds of extra bucks.
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How Much Exercise Do You Really Need?
We all know that we need exercise in order to be truly healthy. And most of us don’t like it much. We may put “active” on our internet dating profiles, and we may even try to get in some sports and exercise occasionally. But for most of us, gym membership cards sit in our wallets unused, we sit in a chair in front of a computer most of the day, and we worry that one day our lack of exercise may catch up with us.
And according to the Institute of Medicine, it will. According to a report released by this institute several years ago, in order to maintain a high level of cardiovascular health, the magical number of exercise minutes we need to get in during a day is a whopping 60... Read More
Can A Successful Venture Make The Difference In Making Money Online?
In these times of recession, we all are seeking new ways to earn some additional income. So we try to find quick fixes and more often than not end up with con artists attempting to sell some fly by night idea. We waste our time on membership sites, signing up and pledging our commitment to help them sell their products. We often check back every hour to see if we’ve been successful, we take a deep breath and much to our dismay there is nothing! But again, we send a check for membership in hopes that maybe this time something will come through.
Since the beginning of time people have tried to concoct easy money-making schemes and pyramid scams... Read More