POM053: How to Pick a Business Idea

 Are you looking to start a business, but don’t know what business to start? It’s a complaint that I hear quite often. Starting a business or side hustle is a great way to create multiple income streams.   This episode, I talk about how to pick your idea, some of the current hottest industries, other steps to set up your business, and some hard truths about entrepreneurship.   Resources Mentioned: Profit Up…

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POM050: 10 Actions to Prep Your Finances and Business for the New Year

   Many people make resolutions or goals concerning their finances at the beginning of the year. Usually, those goals aim to save more money, reduce debt, and invest or build wealth. However, the majority of people do not achieve those goals.   In this episode, I will be going through 10 actions that you should do to set yourself up for financial success in the upcoming year. You can take the…

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Pocket of Money Giveaway

It’s JULY and in honor of my birthday month, I’m doing a giveaway! Gifts, gifts, gifts! Ok, so what’s in the giveaway? It’s a package made of these three awesome things:   Item 1: A $25 Gift Card This is pretty self-explanatory. It is a general gift card that can be used anywhere debit and credit cards cards are accepted.   Item 2: The Financial Planning Roadmap Plan your financial…

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POM042: How to Make Money Running a Quality Residential Assisted Living Home with Gene Guarino

In this episode, Gene Guarino joins me to discuss how to set up and run a quality residential assisted living home. We chat about: what is a residential assisted living home how a residential assisted living home differs from an assisted living facility and in-home care how to start one and why it’s a good idea the most important factor to consider to start one the amount of money that…

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POM039: Starting a Business by Bootstrapping Funding

 In this episode we’re going to talk about what you need to know if you plan on bootstrapping your business aka using your own money. We’ll discuss: five items needed when bootstrapping your business 3 common other options for funding tip for spreading your startup cash as far as it can go   Resources Mentioned: Idea to Startup in 30 Days Class Within 30 days I went from “I want to…

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POM037: Creating a Side Hustle Selling on eBay with Jason Butler

In this episode Jason Butler discusses his debt pay off journey and creating a side hustle selling on eBay to accelerate debt elimination. We discuss: how to start selling on eBay where to find items to sell tips for making it lucrative   Jason Butler Jason Butler is a financial aid counselor by day and a freelance writer and blogger at The Butler Journal. He is currently in the process…

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POM034: Making More Money This Year

In this episode, we’re going to talk about your money plan for this year. We’ll cover methods to increase your income via a job and outside of your job. You have to plan for success. Design a plan that is going to help you achieve your goals.   I discuss: organizing your goals for success 4 skills that can increase your salary up to 22% increasing income with a side…

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POM023: End of the Year Activities for Personal Finance & Business

POM 023 end of year activities

In this episode, we’re going to talk about the financial actions you need to take before the end of the year. We’ll go over personal finance actions as well as actions for your business. These are to get you to reach your financial goals for this last quarter, lower your tax burden as much as you can before filing taxes, as well as set you up for success with your…

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POM022: 10 Experts with Unique Twists on Personal Finance

In this episode, I’m doing things a little different. I usually give resources during the episodes, but this episode is filled with pretty much all resources. These are resources I think will be great for you to add to your repertoire. We’re going to hit the hot spots: debt, budgeting, investing, and earning more money.   Read it below or listen above. Resources listed below as well.   The end…

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Your Business Idea Doesn’t Need to Be The New Facebook

You don’t need to be the next Facebook, Twitter, Google or any other household name company that readily comes to mind.   I often hear people say they don’t know what to do because it seems like everything has been done. Or they came up with an idea, but someone else is already doing something similar.   Here’s the deal. If someone else is making money doing something similar, then…

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