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How to Budget When Your Income Fluctuates

How to Budget When Your Income Fluctuates

One of the scariest things about leaving my job to run my own business was learning how to budget when your income fluctuates. Having a steady income that comes in every two weeks like clockwork makes it easy to set up a budget. You know exactly how much money you’ll earn, when you’ll get paid and how you need to ... Read More »

How These 3 Emotions Affect Your Finances

How These 3 Emotions Affect Your Finances

In an ideal world, the topics of finances and emotions would not mix. You would be able to handle your finances strictly by making clear, logical decisions without any influence from the emotional side of your brain. Of course, this is not an ideal world. Your emotions are very likely to get in the way of clear decision making from ... Read More »

How Rent Control Works in San Francisco

How Rent Control Works in San Francisco

San Francisco is a unique city no matter how you look at it. With its hilly, foggy charm and host of world-renowned sites—the Golden Gate bridge, Alcatraz, Lombard Street, and many more—this waterfront city is a popular place to vacation, and has also been one of the fastest growing areas in the U.S. thanks in part to the tech boom. ... Read More »

Why You Shouldn’t Request a Tax Refund Advance

Why You Shouldn't Request a Tax Refund Advance

Tax season is officially upon us. As we scramble to collect all of our W-2s, 1099s, receipts, etc., we start to think about our tax refund. Remember that getting a tax refund from the government means you paid too much money in taxes throughout the year. They are giving you back the money that they borrowed. If you are getting ... Read More »

Will I Ever Need To Apply For A New EIN For The Same Business?

Will I Ever Need To Apply For A New EIN For The Same Business?

Starting a business can be exciting- but also a bit overwhelming. There are lots of things you need to think about, like how to raise capital to start your business, how you’ll run your business, what types of products or services you’ll offer, and more. The biggest consideration for a business is usually related to taxes and legal status. One ... Read More »