If you read the paper or search the web you will see the predictions that gas and diesel prices will increase this year. Gas will reach .00 per gallon this spring and .00 per gallon by the end of the year. That is anywhere from a 33 – 66% increase in your household transportation budget.

If you do thorough research you will find good, honest, caring and successful business out there. You can always Google the search term you need more information for and when you find the business research the business some more.

It’s important to have a plan of action for the day. This way you can dedicate a set amount of time to those activities that DON’T produce income, like research and development, so they don’t monopolize the whole day. Most of your working time should be spent on the activities that create income for your business if you want to be successful.

Why start a home business? There are many advantages to starting a home business business. It may take some time and of course work but the end result could be a NEW FOUND FREEDOM!

Unfortunately, for most people, they are unprepared for retirement. Financial planning is crucial in reaching your goals of retiring comfortably. But having say that, how does one go about writing a financial plan without any formal education?

You should always know what you need to get done on a given day. If you have a work at home job, this may be determined by your employer. If you work for yourself or have a lot of flexibility with your job, you may have to figure this out for yourself. It may not always be obvious.

5) Tax Benefits. These benefits are real and the Tax man does not want you to know about them. My wife and i were able to deduct over 50% of our gross income last year with legitimate expenses yet our quality of life went up over the year previous. You’ll save thousands in taxes when you know exactly what you can deduct as a legitimate business expenses and you are set up properly with the right Corporate Structure. Always consult with your accountant!

This hope is the driving force of life. In fact you may remember that a Presidential Election was just won on the basis of hope. It’s up to you to decide if that promise of hope has been kept but the fact is that you can learn a lot from that campaign.