"How-To" Articles

How to Take Action Consistently

Here’s a simple technique I use. This has worked very well for me when I’ve applied it. It usually takes only 5-10 minutes.


How to Haggle in the Modern World [Infographic]

Among all the sophisticated approaches and techniques you can take to extend the reach of your income these days, there is one ancient, tried-and-tested method that tends to be overlooked: haggling.


How to Get Ready for Tax Time

Here is a truth that nobody wants to ever admit: if you’re diligent about tracking your details throughout the year, tax time isn’t all that big a deal.


How to Successfully Start a Massage Therapy Business

If you’re looking for a unique way to make money, consider starting your own massage therapy business.

If you dislike a desk job and consider most corporate jobs dull and uninspiring, this is for you.

This is how to make your massage therapy business a success.


How to Deal with a Backseat Driver

If there’s one thing I don’t like, it’s driving around town with my Dad when he visits. According to him, I brake too hard, sit too long at stop signs and drive (his words) like a grandma. Well excuse me for trying to be a safe driver!

Can you relate to this? There’s a term for people like this who have made it their mission to call things out as they see them. In the car, it’s called being a “backseat driver.” A backseat driver is someone who dispenses ‘helpful’ advice as you drive. It’s just that the advice isn’t helpful or useful, it’s annoying and distracting.


How to Recover Financially After an Accident

Accidents happen to the best of us. Some are relatively painless, others are incredibly painful — not just in the emotional or physical sense but in the financial sense as well.

Take car accidents, for example. Even a minor fender bender can set your finances back months or even years.

How are you supposed to get back on track after an accident wipes out your emergency fund, increases your insurance, and leaves you holding what will likely be a substantial bill?