Tips For Business Success From The Top Food Truck Entrepreneur

  • Business
  • August 7, 2017
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Everyone wants overnight success. As a result, people, no matter what industry we are talking about, browse the internet for secret tips for crushing their job/profession/industry. While we aren’t saying you shouldn’t do things like that — because it is actually very motivating and inspiring to see other people’s process — we are saying this: […]

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Mining Isn’t a Job for Everyone

Working as a miner has its perks and its problems, just like other jobs. However, mining is an inherently dangerous profession. Not everyone who travels deep into the earth to extract its riches comes back, because of cave-ins and other problems. There’s also the issue of the long-term health effects of the hard labor that […]

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The Meal-kit maker Blue Apron Goes Public – A Terrific Move!

  • Business, Invest
  • June 17, 2017
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Blue Apron Holdings Inc has made its way to the IPO by going public, which is a big game changer strategy. The Blue Apron Holdings Inc company is the biggest U.S. meal kit provider of the industry. The company has raised $300 million after going public. This smart step of Blue Apron raised smaller peers […]

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Credit Card Companies Aren’t Providing Credit Scores For YOUR Benefit

  • Credit, Invest
  • June 17, 2017
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Image courtesy of hin255 / FreeDigitalPhotos.net The credit card companies are at it again. Remember, these are the same companies that think you’re so stupid that they actually created a commercial that suggests it would be a great idea to buy things for your friends just to earn credit card rewards. What are they up […]

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Confession: I Broke My Number One Rule Of Shopping

My New Reminder I know I cannot be trusted with credit cards; the temptation of overspending is just too much for me to handle. That’s why I will never carry them again.   But I would have never guessed the events that unfolded late last week as I was shopping for needed items for our annual […]

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How Delinquency and a Debt Settlement Program Can Affect the APR on Your Credit Card (Part 2)

  • Debt, Private Finances
  • June 17, 2017
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Image courtesy of renjith krishnan / FreeDigitalPhotos.net In part one of this two-part post, we examined APRs of current and delinquent credit card accounts under a few conditions. From good standing to charge-off and collection situations, creditors may treat account APRs differently, but a few things can be applied across the board. Here is a […]

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How Much Does It Cost Businesses To Allow Credit and Debit Card Payments?

  • Credit, Debt
  • June 17, 2017
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Image courtesy of hin255 / FreeDigitalPhotos.net Imagine going through a fast food drive through, and seeing a sign stating that you will be charged a service fee for each order. If that wasn’t odd enough, the sign goes on to say that your $0.39 will be refunded if you pay with credit card, cash, or […]

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Knowing when to throw in the towel is an art: bankruptcy and liquidation are a hard choice

  • Debt, Invest, Loan
  • June 17, 2017
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Today’s post comes a brand new member of the TeamEOD writing team – please help me give a warm welcome to Maria who hails from The Money Principle!   I have a lot of admiration for Maria, as she has an absolutely INCREDIBLE debt payoff story. She’ll be appearing here from time to time, and I […]

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No Thanks, DirectTV, You Know Where You Can Stick Your High Pressure Sales Act

  • Credit, Debt
  • June 17, 2017
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Image courtesy of Grant Cochrane / FreeDigitalPhotos.net I thanked the employee that had asked if I needed any help, guided me to what I was looking for within Best Buy,  and answered my questions. As I began to turn away, he said, “Oh, just one more thing. Who is your cable provider?” It was at […]

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A Sure-Fire Way To Save On Taxes

Image courtesy of Renjith Krishnan / FreeDigitalPhotos.net Thomas J. Stanley studied America’s wealthy for decades. One of the observations he made was that the top wealth holders, those who kept a larger portion of their income, only realized 3.66 percent of their wealth in taxes compared to 6.7 percent for those those who consumed it. […]

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