Applying Business Sense To Your Personal Finances

Business Finances

Middle aged man on his Apple Mac computer looking at the screen with a graph on it

Adapting business tools to your home finances often helps take the emotion out of a decision so that you can make a logical choice. The idea of “return on investment,” or ROI, is fairly simple. A business investment should save or make money. The ROI calculation is an attempt to determine how much each dollar invested will return. If a …

Book Review: ‘Small Time Operator: How To Start Your Own Business, Keep Your Books, Pay Your Taxes, And Stay Out Of Trouble’

Business Finances

Young new, small business owner, smiling with black apron on

Starting a business is a big challenge. You need to learn everything there is to know about an industry, and you have to do it all on the fly, by the seat of your pants. You’ve got to build relationships with customers, advertise, hire and manage employees, and do most of the work yourself. Beyond these challenges, there’s also the …