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6 Money Management Tips For The Newly Self-Employed
If you’re setting out on your own and starting your own business, you might find yourself struggling to pinpoint the best way to handle your income. There are many questions that you may have, and taking the wrong path could mean that you wind up running out of money, or owing thousands in taxes that you can’t afford.
Why Becoming Self-Employed is The Answer
Nothing beats being your own boss, doing what you enjoy and are passionate about, making a decent income by actually offering value to others and having free time whenever you feel like. It’s freedom in so many ways.
Becoming a Self-Employed Contractor Can be Lucrative and Fulfilling – But You’ll Need Plenty of Hard Work and Discipline
Working for yourself can be lucrative and fulfilling, but don’t be fooled: going solo means taking on long hours, hard work, and leaving your comfort zone behind without colleagues and line managers to help you out.
IRS (Business Section)
IRS (Employer Identification Numbers)
IRS (Small Business Forms and Publications)
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
U.S. Small Business Administration (State Business Licensing)
The Self Employed
National Association for the Self-Employed
How to start a new business (UK)
Small Business (Canada)
Blog: Martin Zwilling
Blog: Passion for Business
Magazine: Industry Leaders
App: QuickBooks Self-Employed
Book: The Small Business Start-Up Kit
Book: The Small Business Start-Up Guide
Book: LLC vs. S-Corp vs. C-Corp: Explained in 100 Pages or Less
2016 Report to the Nations
The report provides an analysis of 2,410 cases of occupational fraud that were investigated between January 2014 and October 2015. All information was provided by the Certified Fraud Examiners (CFEs) who investigated those cases. The fraud cases in our study came from 114 countries throughout the world — providing a truly global view into the plague of occupational fraud.
2017/2018 Compensation Guide for Anti-Fraud Professionals
The ACFE has completed its 2017/2018 Compensation Guide for Anti-Fraud Professionals. Based on participant responses, the median total compensation for a CFE is $89,868, compared to $68,629 for non-CFE.
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