I am really pretty proud of myself, but we shall have to see how well my scheme holds together. I managed to find a huge house that is within walking distance of the campus and then I talked four other guys into splitting the rent with me. It belongs to this nice old lady who is moving because she does not want to keep up the place, but she does not want to sell either. If you look here then you can see how I had to figure out which electric company to pick. In all honesty I really did not see much difference in any of the choices that I had. I picked the one that had the lowest rates, but the difference in it and the next lowest was probably not that significant. Continue reading
Saving money is not easy if you don’t go about it the right way. This means that you can’t just say that you’re cuttng back on going to the movies or buying less expensive food and expect that to make the impact that you really need. I do things like calling the different Texas energy companies here in my state to check to see who has the most competative prices often. I do the same with all my credit card companies, my cable company and any other places that I buy services or products from. These things and other things that I have price-checked over time have saved me $2,000 this last year.
Another thing that is very important to remember is to exercise your willpower. Continue reading
People love working for me because I am generous. I know that sounds arrogant or egotistical, but it is true. I have always believed that if you treat your workers right, then they will be the best workers in return. I have always used that philosophy in my work life, and it has not failed me yet. I don’t have a lot of workers because I don’t have a traditional company. However, when I do need someone, it is easy to find someone to help me. I use this tool I found online to help me with their pay stubs too.
The reason I use it is because I usually end up giving loans or payday advances to the people working for me. I tend to get the people who are down on their luck, and I really don’t want it any other way. People have helped me out in the past, and I want to help others as well. Continue reading