How To Increase the Resale Value Of Your Motorcycle

Motorcycles come with a raft of financial and environmental benefits. Let’s start with the fuel. Running a motorbike is generally going to take much less fuel than running a car, meaning lower harmful emissions per trip. The initial cost of buying a motorbike is also generally lower than buying a car, and let’s face it, how often do you actually fill every seat in your car every time you make a journey? Exactly. For the price you pay to own a car with four or five seats (or even seven seats...
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4 Leadership Tips to Help You Get Your Business Up-and-Running

Whether you are a small business with a few employees or a large corporation with thousands, everyone within your organization depends upon strong leadership in order to thrive. Leadership begins with you and trickles down the chain of command. Every choice that you make affects the direction of your business and the people under you. So, how do you make sure that you are making the right decisions? For those who wish to grow as a leader and improve both themselves and their business, here ...
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How to Convert Organic Traffic Into Leads

There are two types of traffic you need to be aware of—organic traffic and paid traffic. Paid traffic is attained through advertising, in which you pay to promote your website. While there is a place for paid traffic within your digital marketing strategy, the most efficient and cost-effective approach is to grow your organic traffic. Organic traffic is attained through search engines when people search for a product, service, or idea. Based on the keywords they use, your website is offered...
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June 2020 Net Worth

Every month I post my updated net worth for those that are interested in following my progress. I have been tracking my net worth online since January 2006. I enjoy compiling the numbers each month, and doing so keeps me motivated, focused, and accountable. The numbers... Making the climb back towards one million. Built up the savings a bit, but it will unfortunately mostly be used to pay 2019's tax bill.
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4 Tips for Rebuilding Credit After Getting Out of Debt

Trying to rebuild your credit score may seem like a daunting task, especially if you’re doing so after having one or more debts end up in collections. It might even feel similar to standing at the base of a mountain, wanting desperately to make it closer to the top but wondering how in the world you’re going to get there. Any avid hiker would probably offer up advice along these lines: Do your research, make sure you have the resources you need ahead of time, then take it one step at a time...
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Are Robo Advisors the Best Way Around Financial Downturns?

With the several largest point drop days in Dow Jones history during March, and with experts still expecting a second Coronavirus wave, we're looking at putting on our seatbelts to weather the probable storm. So, what about Robo advisors? They were all the rave when times were good, but how are they going to fair in a downturn? After all, you can never really be tested in a bull market. Sure, you may yield higher or lower than market returns, but the acid test comes with how well you kee...
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May 2020 Net Worth

Every month I post my updated net worth for those that are interested in following my progress. I have been tracking my net worth online since January 2006. I enjoy compiling the numbers each month, and doing so keeps me motivated, focused, and accountable. The numbers... With all the turmoil in the world, I'm surprised we have recovered this much, but there is still far to go.
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Managing Portfolios: 3 Strategies For Businesses To Avoid Portfolio Risk

Source  Have you diversified your business to reduce risk? Business expansion via product diversification helps a business in reaching a wide variety of audiences as well as reduce the inherent risk involved in conducting business. For instance, take Disney as an example. The company has an extensive portfolio, including films, parks, cruise ships, and children retailing. Now, it has entered the world of streaming services as well. While exploring various portfolios has a ...
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Preparing Financially for the End of Your Life

Nobody likes to think about death, but if you embrace the fact that you're going to die instead of running away from it, you're far more likely to make better decisions in the present. This is because once you've accepted that you only have one life, you'll be able to make the decisions that matter most, rather than feeling like you need to keep up with Joneses. Perhaps nowhere is this as apparent than in the world of personal finance, where the decisions that you make now can make ...
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4 Tips to Rock a House Hunt and Find Your Dream Home

We all have our imagination of a dream home. Some love to live amidst the woods surrounded by peaceful silence. Some want to live by the lake in a picturesque cottage. And some prefer living within the hustle-bustle of urban cities. Whatever you are looking for, it is practically impossible to find a perfect house within a jiffy. If you think it would be like your usual trip to the mall (where you go and buy items, and come back), you are not alone. Many home hunters set off with the ...
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