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Three Reasons Why Your Income Tax Return May Look Different This Year

Well, friends! It’s that time again. Tax filing season is upon us. Many of you are seeing big changes in your tax returns this year. Some to the tune of tens of thousands of dollars. And, you may be wondering why. While I’ve never seen any two returns that look exactly alike, there are several … Continue reading Three Reasons Why Your Income Tax Return May Look Different This Year

How to Live Life on Purpose in Your Finances This Year

We're here, friends! A brand new start to making life even more amazing. This could mean getting a better job or applying for a promotion. You may also be diving deeper into self-employment. Or, perhaps, you're thinking that now is the time to launch out and start a business of your own. Wherever you are in … Continue reading How to Live Life on Purpose in Your Finances This Year

How This Simple Secret to Success Changed My Entire Business

  When you're an entrepreneur you get to design your business exactly the way you want. You have choices. You get to choose what products and services to offer, the market that you'll serve, the method of delivery and everything in between. A few years ago after attending a conference for women business owners, I … Continue reading How This Simple Secret to Success Changed My Entire Business

Three of My Biggest Mistakes in Business

Like most of you reading this post, I started my business from an idea. I was laid off from a position that I loved being at for over ten years. The job loss couldn't have come at a worse time. I was 7 1/2 months pregnant with our third child. Unlike many of you, being a business … Continue reading Three of My Biggest Mistakes in Business

How President Barack Obama Mentored Me in My Business

  I caption this picture "The day he introduced me." The story (my version) goes a little something like this... It was a lovely summer day at the White House in Las Vegas, Nevada 🙂 The reporters piled into the room in the oval office during an impromptu press conference. They were dishing out questions about his … Continue reading How President Barack Obama Mentored Me in My Business

5 Ways to Easily Manage Finances for Solo Business Owners

People often ask me, “What’s a good way for entrepreneurs to keep their business finances in top shape?" Whenever I get this question, you can bet that I'm smiling on the inside. Why? It shows a commitment to making their company successful when this question becomes top of mind. Congratulations on taking this step. You're … Continue reading 5 Ways to Easily Manage Finances for Solo Business Owners

Tax Help Series: What to Do When You’ve Just Been Locked In to Pay Higher Taxes?

Tax payers are being taken by surprise these days because of a new push by the IRS to get payments from people who owe. They are looking more closely at ways that employees may be abusing tax laws to evade income taxes. More employees are getting Lock-In Letters from the IRS after being audited and employers are directed … Continue reading Tax Help Series: What to Do When You’ve Just Been Locked In to Pay Higher Taxes?

What Small Business Saturday Means for You, Your Bottom Line and Tax Savings

If you've followed me on social media accounts for any amount of time, you're likely familiar with my philosophy of making dollars make sense in business. The number one job of every entrepreneur is to generate sales. The second is to make good decisions with finances so that there are ample funds in reserve and you can … Continue reading What Small Business Saturday Means for You, Your Bottom Line and Tax Savings