Savvy saving for young professionals

Whether you’ve just landed your first proper job or have been working away at your chosen career for a few years, making sure that you put a bit of money away at the end of each month is just as important in your twenties as at any other time in your life.
In fact, workers in their twenties have more to save for than most other demographics, with holidays, children, and property to plan for.
To help the UK understand exactly where their hard-earned cash is going, MYJAR have created a handy infographic showing Britain’s top ten saving goals with holidays coming in a firm …

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The ‘Cooling Off’ Period – What You Need to Know

So you’ve found the perfect property through a listing with a company like RealestateVIEW.com.au, and have signed on the dotted line. You’re looking for a good lawyer such as Mahons.com.au in Melbourne or Caputolawyers.com.au in Sydney, and then you’re told your cooling off period will be void if you seek advice from a lawyer. So what is a “cooling off period” and what are the rights of the purchaser?
Cooling Off period: The exclusions
Generally speaking, a purchaser of real estate in Victoria has three days to “cool off” before the contract …

Forex, Headline, Investing »

The Mysterious Forex Industry and its Online Scammers.

There are many misconceptions floating around the life of a Forex trader and scammers are only too eager to take advantage of this. The belief that successful trading is easy, that money rolls in by the millions, and there is little risk to the investor are all misunderstandings of the industry which the less honorable utilize in various ways.
Any foreign exchange trading firm, such as Thinkforex.com.au, will be honest in their figures and not provide guarantees when it comes to your money. Similarly, trustworthy financial advisers can help in …

Consumer, Headline »

What You Can Expect as a High Risk Merchant

You are considered to be a high risk merchant if your business falls within any of the following categories:adult products or services alcohol, tobacco, legalized drugs (such as Cannabis), or firearms bankruptcy attorneys check cashing, payday, and title loans collection agencies and commercial debt collectors repossession companies private investigator online-only or 1-800 companies Because these types of industries often produce a large volume of sales and fast revenue, statistically they also result in a significant amount of credit card disputes – including accusations of fraud, and bank-issued chargebacks and refunds. For a merchant account provider, this means that …

Headline, Personal Finance »

Five reasons why payday lenders provide a viable and worthwhile service

William John is an on- and offline financial buff and freelance journalist who produces editorials and advice articles for some of the UK’s most authoritative websites.   
The payday lenders have more vitriol spouted at them on a daily basis than most of us would be able to bear. In some instances of course this is completely justified, but there are some cases when it feels just a little bit disproportionate.
Payday lenders, as is the case with many businesses, appeared out of necessity. The banks led us on a path to economic …

Business »

4 Great Reasons to Switch to Cloud Networking

Cloud networking is trending upwards as more businesses and organizations make the switch from traditional computing. While working in the cloud sounds lofty it really is a sensible method for digital computing that is a logical next step for using the internet. There are several good reasons that make cloud networking an ideal solution. Freedom to Work Anywhere Companies that incorporate telecommuting into the work structure of their employees can easily plug in an entire network that works via the cloud. There is no need to be tied down to …

Business, Headline »

Building a small business team is like building a sports team

During the NBA and NFL drafts, teams analyze their entire roster, look at rough spots from the previous year and attempt to build a team that can bring home the world championship trophy.
The perfect team can bring a stellar record, but that doesn’t always mean stacking your team with superstars. While that can be effective, having role players can make a world’s worth of difference. (If you watched this year’s NBA Finals, you likely saw how San Antonio Spurs toppled the Miami Heat using role players instead of superstars.)
The same …

Business, Headline »

Online Store Software Changes the Way You Run Your Online Business

Running an online business might sound like a simple idea in practice. Once you learn a little more about how to get people to make purchases through your site, you might find that it takes more work than you expected. You can’t expect to simply launch a site and sit back as the money comes to your account. Some of the biggest businesses in the world hire people just to run their sites and make sales. Whether you have a new online shopping site or an existing site, you can …

Forex, Headline »

Forex Trading: Mastering the Money Making Mindset

As a forex trader, your mindset is everything. After all, you spend a lot of time sitting in front of a computer staring at blips on a screen. It’s easy to get bored or antsy or angry at the day’s losses. Here’s how to get your head in the game without the game messing with your head.
 
Develop A Plan
No good trader does anything without a plan. Even when you’re using one of the Metatrader platforms, like MT5, you still need to set up a plan for entry, exit, and trading …

Headline, Jobs »

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Try Your Luck In Job Seeking In The World Wide Web

Do you feel that the current work do not make you happy any more whatever the reason for this is? Well, we live in the twenty-first century and a job search can be carried out without leaving your workplace (on condition that you have access to the Internet). Having free access to the global network allows us to solve the problem of finding work.
We are not talking about odd jobs or executing orders on the Internet, but the constant real work. You can browse all store accounting vacancies or search …

Headline, Personal Finance »

[27 Jun 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Baby, You Can Drive My Car

You can drive it, if you can afford it, that is. Buying a first car can be a tricky endeavour if you don’t know what you’re doing and that’s why this handy infographic has been created: to guide first time buyers when purchasing your new set of wheels.
Now remember, it’s not just about picking a car that’s your favourite colour, there’s a lot more to it than that, as the infographic demonstrates.
If you are in the situation where you will be needing to buy your first car soon, make sure …

Headline, Personal Growth »

[27 Jun 2014 | Comments Off | ]
What is an Executive MBA?

An Executive Master of Business Administration (EMBA) degree is a graduate-level business degree. It is similar to a traditional MBA except for the type of student it targets. An EMBA degree is designed for working professionals such as executives, entrepreneurs and other business leaders.
Several American colleges and universities offer the EMBA degree to meet the needs of business professionals. Washington State University (WSU) is one example. “U.S. News and World Report” ranks the WSU online degree among the nation’s top 10 online business programs.
Online graduates credit their broadened perspective with …

Headline, Insurance »

[23 Jun 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Modern Car Protection Plans

Modern automobile insurance companies try to make life easier for customers. Thanks to professional websites, customers can manage their insurance policies online. For example, monthly bills can be set up to be paid on a recurring basis. At the same time, it is possible to make manual payments for each monthly premium. Customers can also select to prepay for auto insurance ahead of time and receive major discounts.
A full detailed overview of an auto insurance policy is available for viewing online. Customers can also access menus featuring frequently asked questions. …

Debt »

[23 Jun 2014 | Comments Off | ]
What You Need To Know About Debt Forgiveness

If you have ever had your bank or other financial institution forgive your mortgage you still have to pay taxes on that amount. However, there are some homeowners that have an exception to this especially in recent years.
The following are a few tips issued by the IRS about mortgage and tax forgiveness:
Whenever a debt is cancelled the result is usually income that is taxable. However, one thing most homeowners don’t know is that you may not have to pay taxes on this debt if it was a mortgage on the …