Updated on December 1, 2017 by admin
The unemployment rates are still high globally, and this means that an awful lot of people have to consider what they can do to make ends meet. There has been a trend of entrepreneurship over the last two years that has been driven by the lack of trust in the corporate world’s priorities and a need to improve living standards due to increased costs. There are several options of small business options that are fairly easy to begin with little or no startup capital. Read on to learn what small business options exist for prospective entrepreneurs.
Beginning a cleaning serviced can be done fairly easily. If you like to work with your hands and appreciate a varied schedule, then consider this small business opportunity. Buying supplies from your local cleaning supply store can be done for less than $100.00 and the only thing left to do now is to get the word out.
Once you have researched the local cleaning rates, you can make up flyers on your computer and have them bulk copied at your local office supply store in bright colors. Hang them on your church billboard, at the local grocery and stores that allow for local advertisements. You may have to take the first few jobs at a slightly lower rate than you want, but once you get some regular clients and referrals, you’ll be able to request higher pay.
Virtual Administrative Assistant
Thanks to the web, the ability for people to work from home is recognized by new entrepreneurs every day. If you have basic office skills, like typing, dictation or editing, you can offer your services as a Virtual Administrative Assistant. Check out the rates for this business on sites like Craigslist or iFreelance to see what other people are offering and what they charge based on the job criteria. There is a lot of work to be had in this field, but realize that your business reputation, as it grows, will help you set your own rates.
Once you find a direction for your small business, be sure to check State and Federal government guidelines and regulations for your business type and file accordingly.…
Updated on November 10, 2017 by admin
We all love the idea of money growing on trees. We all want to find the quickest and easiest way to make money. With the massive growth of the internet, many possibilities for financial gain have emerged, one of them being online gambling.
So how effective is this? Can you really make money gambling on the internet? My answer would be yes and no. Your success at gambling online will very much depend on two factors:
1. What games you play.
2. Your level of skill at the game.
Whatever you do, ensure you avoid casino games. Always remember that casino games have a house edge, meaning that over the long-run, the casino will always take money from you. It's simply not worth it – they are designed to guarantee that you lose if you play on a regular basis. Also bear in mind that it is incredibly easy in this day and age to upload more funds via credit card, so be wary of the addictive factor too.
This is why I would recommend a game of skill, such as poker, if you wish to make money gambling on the internet. Poker requires more skill than it does luck and, unlike casino games, will see you make money over the long-term, so long as you have developed the skill to play. Many poker websites are planned by poor players – "fish" – who have seen poker on television and fancy playing a few games themselves. Your aim is to be better than these guys, simply by practicing established strategies and fine-tuning them until you find you are winning more money than you are investing.
However, with all that said, I think there are better ways to make money online – and they do not require you to put a stake down to try them. Instead of investing your money in a playing fund, invest your money in a good ebook on blogging for cash. Instead of investing your time into learning gaming strategies, invest your time into learning all you can about blogging for money. Instead of gambling, invest your time in building blogs and monetizing them.
Ultimately the aim is always the same – to make money online. If you wish to try make money gambling on the internet, you're more than welcome to try; just ensure you choose the right game. If, however, you're just interested in the financial …