Too many folks these days think the only way they can earn a living is through retail – selling something and earning a commission, or by working for someone else for a regular salary.  It is true that most sources of income mean performing a service or producing a product for a customer or client. However, this does not necessarily mean you must spend your life working in the same field or employer.  In fact, most people change professions or fields at least once or twice in their working years.  Just recently a woman who was a professional news reporter decided to become a policewoman as a result of her crime reporting experience.  Similarly, a member of an accounting firm decided to become a professional furniture maker – making a business out of what had once been just a hobby.

A good friend of mine decided to start a business that specialized in independent finance management.  He’d served as a bookkeeper, working for years keeping records for a business that produced flowers and baked goods ordered as presents and gifts for special occasions.  In a conversation with a friend he heard her complain how she was tired of receiving the same flowers and candy every Valentine’s Day.  Her comment made him think he should get his girlfriend something unique this time.  That is when he used a soma coupon to get his girl a surprise present for her birthday.  She was so pleased with the unique lingerie he’d bought her … Read More