financial

Safe Investments in a Recession?

Safe Investments in a Recession?

If your dreams are filled with nightmares of recession and impending economic doom, a user from the community weblog Ask MetaFilter asks the simple but pertinent question: What’s the safest possible thing that I can do with my money? The folks at MetaFilter provide heaps of great suggestions while sticking…

Accounting 101 for Freelancers

Accounting 101 for Freelancers

The Freelance Switch blog tackles a few of the most important money management practices for those just starting out in a freelance venture. Along with getting a good billing/invoice system in place and getting serious about your expense tracking, guest writer Allan Branch drops one of the most important tips…

Business Meals on a Budget

Financial blog The Simple Dollar has written up a few tips on how to deal with those inevitable business lunches – and how to keep costs to a minimum. I drink a large amount of water just before leaving. Suggest carpooling. Order water as the drink (it’s free). Order something…