22 01, 2018

Is an Amazon Repricer Right for You?

By | 2018-01-22T10:49:53+00:00 January 22nd, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

and selling has never been easier because of e-commerce making more and more products and services available to anyone with a credit card, a home address, and access to the Internet. The digital marketplace has proven to be just as ruthless and cunning in terms of being a competitive ground for literally thousands of users who sell products of a similar nature online. In response to this, analytical programs have been designed to make selling products online simpler and more convenient for users. Here are a few things to consider before you hop on the repricing trend. Choose depending on function vs [...]

19 01, 2018

6 Reasons To Give DIY Blind Installation A Try

By | 2018-01-19T14:50:17+00:00 January 19th, 2018|Random|1 Comment

Typically, when you buy a home or move into one that is a newer construction, the last thing you think of is window treatments - which can be a huge mistake. Although they aren’t factored into many home budgets, blinds, draperies, and shades can cost you a considerable amount, and in some areas of your home they’re necessary for heating, cooling, and privacy. If you are considering installing your own blinds, there are both advantages and disadvantages to doing so. If you have a “can-do” attitude, then there is no reason why you can’t give it a try. These are six reasons [...]

19 01, 2018

Where American Travelers Can Go To Get The Most Out Of Their Exchange Rate

By | 2018-01-19T14:45:39+00:00 January 19th, 2018|Economics|0 Comments

The value of the dollar has taken a huge hit around the globe over the past decade, which is making world travel more expensive for Americans. If you are looking to travel overseas, then you are still likely to get your money’s worth if you go to the UK and Europe, dollar for dollar. Economists are warning those who want to travel to more distant lands that their dollar might not be worth much in 2018, although the dollar is hopefully on an upswing. The value of the American dollar slid nearly 10 percent in 2017 compared to the British pound and [...]

18 01, 2018

3 Risky Investments that Can Ruin Your Small Business

By | 2018-01-18T14:08:24+00:00 January 18th, 2018|Business|0 Comments

Everyone who’s ever started their own business has got a dream for it. No one envisions running their company on a shoestring budget forever. Instead, business owners want their startup to thrive and succeed. And while some risks are inherent in that prospect, taking on unnecessarily perilous investments can crumble even the most stable businesses. Fortunately, there are ways to identify which projects are worth your time and money, and which ones you should avoid like the plague. Rapid Expansion If you’ve established yourself at a certain location, enjoyed success there, and possess the resources and personnel to expand your operation –– [...]

16 01, 2018

January 2018 Undervalued Dividend Growth Watch List

By | 2018-01-16T21:48:22+00:00 January 16th, 2018|Dividend Investment Portfolio|0 Comments

For the past few years, I have shared the painstaking task of taking the dividend champion (25+ years of dividend growth) and part of the dividend contender list (20+ years of dividend growth) and screen against stated metrics to narrow down my watch list for the month.  I then buy a lot or two depending on the month; a lot being defined as $500.  I am rather excited to apply my new screening metrics (outlined again below) to see what I am buying this month.  It is my goal this year to apply some real record tracking to this account this and [...]