How to Create a Business Budget (and FREE Excel Template)

When you think about creating a business budget, you may start thinking, “Oh my God, this is going to get complicated.” But it really doesn’t have to be that complicated at all! As a small business owner, the biggest things you want to track are your income and your expenses. Then determine each month whether […]

How to Create a Simple Personal Budget

If you’ve read any personal finance advice, you know there’s one simple rule that comes up time and again: You need a budget. Budgets assign your money a job and establish spending limits for specific expenditures so you can use your money responsibly. Making a budget isn’t as terrible (or boring) as it sounds. It […]

Working from home? 5 Tips to stay Productive

The outbreak of the coronavirus has most people working from home. If you are new to working remotely, these tips can help you stay productive and maintain balance. The global spread of COVID-19, the novel coronavirus, is keeping people at home. Much of the world is on lockdown. Where possible, employers are encouraging or requiring […]

How to Prepare Financially After a Job Loss

Controlling the things that You can control We are going through uncertain and challenging times. In one way or another the Coronavirus pandemic is affecting us all. If you’re reading this because you’ve lost your job or had to take a pay cut or perhaps somebody you care about is going through this, I want […]

Financial Lessons learnt during lockdown: what the Coronavirus taught me about money

Over the past weeks, we have been forced to lockdown and find new ways to live, work and socialize within the confines of our homes. Most of us have successfully managed to adjust and in doing so we have most likely realized several interesting new things about ourselves. When it comes to money and finances, […]