contractors

How Contractors Can Get Ahead in 2019

Contractors, freelancers and the self-employed made up a record high of 15.1% of the workforce in 2017. Contracting has many benefits, but the unsecure nature of the work means financial security is one of ebbs, flows and unpredictable income streams. Successful contractors know that planning ahead is key to staying at the top of their game. This is especially important as we enter the somewhat … Continue reading How Contractors Can Get Ahead in 2019

real estate

Benefits of Hard Money Loans for Real Estate Investors

There are many ways to invest in real estate, so there are also different funding options for mortgages as well. Real estate investors often go through an extensive process of searching for the perfect investment property. This takes a lot of time and effort, but locating the right property is still just the first step in a longer process. The financing issue is central to … Continue reading Benefits of Hard Money Loans for Real Estate Investors

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Questions to Expect During Your Interview for a Financial Position

When you head to a job interview, the interviewer usually asks questions that help him or her get a feel for your personality and work ethic. While this is true for all jobs, interviewers for financial analyst jobs often take it several steps further. Because of the nature of the job, questions often get much more technical and do not leave as much room for … Continue reading Questions to Expect During Your Interview for a Financial Position

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3 Bookkeeping Tips for Staying on Top of Your Finances

From unexpected bills to fluctuating interest rates or just an extra night out, there are many things that can throw a budget off course. Developing the bookkeeping habit however, will keep you on track so you always know what your money is up to and can act accordingly. Easy Bookkeeping All you need to get started with simple bookkeeping is an Excel workbook, a physical … Continue reading 3 Bookkeeping Tips for Staying on Top of Your Finances