As financial markets around the world continue to go up and down like a yo-yo, a lot of people are scared. Companies everywhere are laying off employees, freezing open positions, and cutting back any way they can…including salary increases and bonuses. days when you can get a job without a HS diploma are gone.
I personally know a lot of people with hefty mortgages who are worried they could be out on the street if they lost their job (or if their cost of living continues to skyrocket while their salary remains the same). They feel like they’re on a wild roller coaster ride that has gone out of control.
This lack of control is one of the primary reasons I started my own business to make money online. The thought of being completely reliant on the whims of some faceless corporation scares the hell out of me. I need to know that if times are tough I can fend for myself. Read More