Latest Home business Stories

2014-04-19 23:00:29

Many sole proprietors and craft store owners, both brick-and-mortar and online, get their start as a home business and form a company organically or even spur-of-the-moment. While this can work short term, as more families make these home businesses a big part of their financial foundation, a professional business plan can offer them huge benefits. Las Vegas (PRWEB) April 19, 2014 "Sole proprietors frequently start their businesses using savings or small loans from family members,...

2012-12-02 05:00:24

The increasing interest in home based business has resulted in many people anticipating the many new home business ideas 2013 will no doubt present. Internet Income Univesity takes a look at the various business options available in a new blog post. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) December 01, 2012 There are many new home business ideas 2013 will likely see. Most experts agree that the best business ideas for the coming year are those that can be done completely online, as these are often the least...

2008-09-24 10:00:00

WASHINGTON, Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- In the aftermath of Hurricane Ike, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is urging consumers to be cautious when making donations to help the victims of the disaster, and for victims of the disaster to beware of home repair and identity theft scams. Scam artists might take advantage of this situation by creating bogus fundraising and home repair operations or engaging in identity fraud. For a list of precautions consumers should take when donating to...

Word of the Day
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).