SMALL BUSINESS

How To Grow Your Micro-Business

by J. Stephen Pope If you want to grow your micro-business (defined as a business with fewer than five employees), you might consider some of the findings of a survey by Statistics Canada.

Multiple Clients Create Your Independent Business

by J. Stephen Pope Would you rather have one good client paying you five thousand dollars per month or ten smaller clients paying you five hundred dollars each per month? Here are two good reasons for choosing multiple clients over just one client.

Bootstrap Financing Your Way to Business Success

by J. Stephen Pope Do you need to start or grow your business but have little money? Before you look to banks and similar sources of financing, why not bootstrap your way to business success? A bootstrap is a small loop of leather or other material that is found on the top rear or sides […]

How To Incorporate Yourself Without a Lawyer

by J. Stephen Pope You could save hundreds of dollars by incorporating yourself without a lawyer. How? Is it advisable to do so?

Expand Your Local Business Through the Internet

by J. Stephen Pope To obtain more local customers for your business, consider expanding your local business through the Internet. Here are some ways of doing so.

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CANADIAN TAX

Popular Business Misconceptions Cost You Money!

by J. Stephen Pope Faulty information costs you money! Which of these popular business misconceptions do you believe?

Home Based Business: Your Ultimate Tax Shelter

by J. Stephen Pope Starting and operating your own home based business is the ultimate tax shelter. Although this article has been written from a Canadian income tax perspective, the principles should be practical in other tax jurisdictions.

Alas! In E-Commerce Taxland

by J. Stephen Pope In trying to comply with tax laws for your e-business, you may find yourself falling down the rabbit-hole, going through the looking glass, and attending a Mad Tea-Party. Common sense, logic, and fairness never did apply fully to the field of taxation but this is especially true of e-commerce transactions.

Top 7 Reasons to File Your Income Tax Returns on Time

by J. Stephen Pope Here are seven reasons for not being late filing your income tax returns.

Rearrange Your Affairs For Maximum Tax Savings

by J. Stephen Pope One way to maximize your business profits is by reducing your taxes. Frequently, income and other taxes could be lowered significantly if only the taxpayer were willing to plan ahead. By taking some simple steps to rearrange your affairs, you could save a fortune!

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INTERNET BUSINESS

How To Really Profit from Domain Names

by J. Stephen Pope Have you heard about domain names that sold for over a million dollars? Inspired by this, you imagine registering a great domain name, hanging onto it for a while, and then selling it off to become the next multi-millionaire. It could happen, but don’t count on it!

Autoresponder Services Improve Your Profits

by J. Stephen Pope Perhaps you, like me, have web hosting that includes, free of any extra charge, unlimited autoresponders. That being the case, you might be inclined to balk at any suggestion to start paying for them. Recently, however, I made the switch to paying a monthly fee for unlimited autoresponders. Am I rich […]

Internet Marketing Secrets Spiel

by J. Stephen Pope Wouldn’t you like to know all the Internet marketing “secrets” that have made me the man I am today? I live in a house way too big for my beautiful wife and myself. We eat three square meals a day and can snack anytime we feel like it! We drive our […]

Domain Name Strategies Maximize Profits

by J. Stephen Pope Whether you want to come up with your own original name or wish to buy someone else’s, here are some strategies for obtaining a profitable domain name.

Grow Your Business with Affiliate Marketing

by J. Stephen Pope To generate additional business income, consider expanding your business through affiliate marketing. Here are three ways of boosting your business income with affiliate programs.

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Incorporate Yourself