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Are you Financially Prepared to Quit Your Job and Work from Home?

Are you Financially Prepared to Quit Your Job and Work from Home?

Before you quit your job to work from home, you should be financially prepared. You need to figure out how much money you need to earn from your work at home venture. To begin your calculations you have to know how much you currently spend. Analyze Your Current Spending I’m sure you’ve heard this before. […]

Supplement Your Income with Google AdSense

Supplement Your Income with Google AdSense

Google AdSense is one way to supplement your income. Notice, the words ‘supplement your income.’ Because of the potential volatility, make sure that Google AdSense isn’t your only source of online income. As with any source of income, it’s best to understand the rules and latest developments. If you want to successfully earn money with […]

How to Make Money With A Blog

How to Make Money With A Blog

One of the easiest ways to earn money on the internet is to have a blog. Blogs are great for folks who freak out at the thought of creating an entire full-blown website. Free blog hosting sites have taken away the cost and the headache of designing a website. All you have to do is […]

Double Your Writing Productivity with Dragon Naturally Speaking

Double Your Writing Productivity with Dragon Naturally Speaking

Dragon Naturally Speaking voice recognition software is one of the freelance writer’s best friends. The other best friend is a digital voice recorder. These two tools are not required to become a successful freelance writer, but they sure do make it easier. Since there seems to be a strong direct correlation between the amount a […]

Digital Voice Recorders - A Freelance Writer's Best Friend

Digital Voice Recorders – A Freelance Writer’s Best Friend

Next to voice recognition software, the freelance writer’s best friend is a digital voice recorder. The combination of the two tools can significantly increase a freelance writer’s productivity. Digital voice recorders are little devices that have come to replace the old fashioned tape recorder. The beauty of a digital voice recorder is that they are […]

Become a Well-Paid Freelance Writer

Become a Well-Paid Freelance Writer

The internet has made it much easier for freelance writers to earn a substantial income. With a little planning and persistence, a freelance writer can develop more writing opportunities than there is time to meet the all of the writing obligations. A wise freelance writer can build a writing business so that she will never […]

Making the Decision: Leave the Rat Race for the Work at Home Pace

Making the Decision: Leave the Rat Race for the Work at Home Pace

There is an ever-increasing number of people who are unsatisfied with their jobs. Some people will stay at the job and gripe, moan and complain while others, decide to do something about it. The complainers who remain at their unfulfilling job justify their decision to stay by giving reasons such as, I need the money, […]

Earn Money Online Freelance Writing for Suite101.com

Earn Money Online Freelance Writing for Suite101.com

Suite101.com calls itself an online magazine. It’s a content rich site whose articles are contributed by freelance writers which allow the writers to earn internet income. The freelance writers are broken into two categories, Feature Writers and Contributing Writers. Feature Writers are responsible for their particular section of expertise. They are required to write a […]

Earning Passive Income Online as a Freelance Writer

Earning Passive Income Online as a Freelance Writer

As mentioned in an earlier post, there are two flavors of internet income, active and passive. Active is spending your time writing an article for which you will get paid upon submission. Passive income, my preferred income of choice, has a long payment tail. Active Income vs. Passive Income I guess the best way to […]

Working from Home Earning Upfront pay (vs. Passive Income) as a Freelance Writer

Working from Home Earning Upfront pay (vs. Passive Income) as a Freelance Writer

I’ve found that freelance writing income comes in two flavors, passive and active. Personally I prefer passive income, but I’m not at the point in my work from home freelance writing business where I can snub the opportunity to earn active income. Working from Home Earning Active Income (Up-Front Pay) Active income is what I […]