Entrepreneurs: iPads and Nailing Inventory Management

by Joe

Do you run a business? With Apple’s newest iPads on the market you now have an even more powerful weapon in your corner. Here’s why you might consider using one…. Using an iPad as your point of sale terminal has a huge advantage for retailers: it does inventory management a whole lot better than traditional […]


Is Now Really The Best Time For Your Roth Conversion?

by Joe

A Marketwatch piece by Bill Bischoff calls yesterday “the perfect” time to convert your IRA to a Roth. True? I don’t think so. The best time to convert to a Roth IRA Here’s the basics about how the conversion rule works: You’re allowed to flip your traditional IRA money over to a Roth IRA and […]


How One Woman Turned a Hobby Into a $100k+ Career (…and you can, too)

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by Shannon

CNN Money recently highlighted a day in the life of a professional “cosplay” character. Yes, I said “professional” and “cosplay” in the same sentence. Cosplay, for those of you like me who had no idea what that word actually meant, combines the words costume and play. Linda Le (or “Vampy” as her fans call her) […]


Can You Avoid This Mutual Fund Horror Story?

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by Joe

Here’s a strategy that could save you hundreds or thousands of dollars if you own mutual funds. (You’re welcome…) Ah, the mutual fund. They seem just like the first few minutes of a horror film. Diversification, competitive returns, professional management….everything is just perfect, isn’t it? …but there’s trouble lurking around the corner. In the horror […]