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Money Making Ideas

What is Peer to Peer Lending?

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What would you do if you won a million dollars? Most people think of how they would spend it. But what if you just invested it and lived off the interest? Just 10% of $1,000,000 is $100,000! Could you live off of that for a year? What if you could earn even more? Say 15% […] Read more…

4 Reasons To Start a Business in a Down Economy

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Typically, when the economy struggles, people are scared to start a new business. They worry consumers won’t spend money and the start-up costs will ruin them. I make the argument that right now is the perfect time to start a business because EVERYTHING costs less. On a personal note, I started my business in a […] Read more…

WordCamp San Francisco 2011

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I started my first WordPress blog, a food blog called YummySF, in 2006. If you don’t know, WordPress is a free website platform that is now being used to make major websites. At my last job, we built conference and event websites using WordPress. During the past weekend, I attended Wordcamp San Francisco, the biggest […] Read more…

Mr. Rebates – Cash Back for Online Shopping

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Mr. Rebates is an online shopping rebate program, where you earn cash back every time you shop from their list of online merchants. I signed up for Mr. Rebates last year, made some purchases, and totally forgot about it. When I logged in and checked my account, I had almost $10 in rebates. If I […] Read more…

How to Ask For a Raise

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how to ask for raise

Most of us are familiar with the frustration that comes with waiting for a raise. You don’t want to ask directly because you’re afraid it may cause problems and your boss hasn’t exactly initiated the conversation, either. HR services can only get you so far and walking that tightrope can be tricky. How do you […] Read more…

How to Increase Your Chances of Winning the Lottery

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Recently, I saw a segment on the Rachael Ray Show about how to increase your chances of winning the lottery. Her guest, Richard Lustig, wrote a book, How to Increase Your Chances of Winning the Lottery, since he won the lottery seven times. I don’t really advocate playing the lottery instead of looking for a […] Read more…