Make Your Own Luck

By |September 29th, 2014|

Every day you will hear someone complain about their lack of luck. Almost as often, you will hear someone tell you about their good luck. While most people might tell you otherwise, the concept of luck in terms of success is overrated. Instead, a common trait among successful people is their ability to capitalise on random events, to pursue

6 Online Degrees That Can Lead to Financial Freedom

By |September 6th, 2014|

Online degrees offer the opportunity to earn your degree from home and provide flexibility to continue to work or take care of family commitments at the same time. Which degree you choose can make a difference in your earning potential. For instance, degrees that require more math—think engineering and accounting—provide higher earning potential. These six online degrees can lead

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Is It Beneficial to Invest in a Barcode Scanner for Your Business?

By |September 6th, 2014|

The days of manually entering items into a store’s front-end POS system are quickly fading away, especially with the increasing popularity and prevalence of barcode technology and barcode scanners. The US and the UK are still the top two countries in which mobile barcodes have even been adopted for traditional and eCommerce businesses, according to HubSpot.

However, there are still

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Want Finance for your Business? Here’s What to Do

By |September 4th, 2014|

That light bulb of inspiration has flicked on, you’ve slaved over your grand business plan and got the entrepreneurial gears whirring, but now comes the tricky part – how are you going to pay for it?

Finding finance for a startup is a major hurdle, and one that few budding entrepreneurs manage to overcome. This is even truer ifyou’re lacking

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How a Financial Advisor Can Help You Retire

By |August 18th, 2014|

If you’re worried about your financial retirement options, you can get help. Many people fear their retirement money will run out too soon, or they won’t have enough to pay for expensive care when they get older. These issues and others need not be a problem. You can learn more about how to have the financial help you need, so you

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Finding the Right Financial Adviser

By |July 30th, 2014|

When it comes to investing money, most people focus on how their investments perform in the market. However, what is equally important is the investor’s satisfaction with his financial advisor. In fact, a 2013 survey by J.D. Power indicates client satisfaction, and the relationship they have with their advisor, is as important as the investment dividends.

If you are looking

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Making Research and Development a Priority for Your Business

By |July 23rd, 2014|

Business owners can be so focused on execution and day-to-day activities that sometimes there isn’t a lot of time or money left over for research and development. Ignoring R&D can eventually mean a business loses a competitive edge in the marketplace.

If a business is going to commit to doing the research and development necessary there are a few strategies

Could a Passion for Motoring Drive Some Investment Wins?

By |July 22nd, 2014|

By Patrick Foot, financial markets writer at IG. Find out how CFD trading works with IG.

Despite the rise of new technologies and green awareness, the motor industry is still a massive player in worldwide markets. It’s a sector fuelled by passion, with motoring brands and models receiving adoration rarely seen for companies like Google or Microsoft.

If you’re a petrolhead,

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How to Afford a One of a Kinda Engagement Ring

By |July 9th, 2014|

There are few things in life that take as much thought and planning as picking out an engagement ring. Tradition and media would have most believe it has got to be a diamond and big. But, for many people, it is far less about society’s tradition, than the more important one–which is what the ring represents.

One thing that the

Small Investments Any Business Should Make to Encourage Sales

By |July 1st, 2014|

Everyone knows the adage that you have to spend money to make money, but when your retail store is losing money, the last thing you want to do is spend more money. The issue is that without spending a little money right away, you could be missing out on some huge revenue. There are a few small investments you