VA Success Story: How Kerri Is Building A Business From Scratch

Have you ever thought about starting a business, but didn’t know when you’d find the time? Many of us have been in that position before (including me!). It’s hard knowing what to balance and when to do what, especially if you’re doing it all alone. However, the biggest issue I notice when people are first…

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8 Easy Ways to Decrease or Avoid PayPal Fees

But the one thing about freelancing that I absolutely hate (besides self-employment taxes) is paying PayPal fees.

PayPal fees are so irritating to me. I hate it when I send out my invoices for freelance work I’ve completed only to have a chunk of my income taken away by PayPal.

For the longest time, I wondered if there were any legitimate ways to help decrease PayPal fees so I could keep more of my freelance income. After a year of working my business online, I’ve come up with a few strategies to decrease my PayPal fees. Now I’m sharing them with you so you can keep more of your money too!

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4 Benefits of Outsourcing Tasks in Your Business (and Your Life)

Whether you are a business owner looking to grow — and running out of hours in the day to do it — or you’re a VA who has reached the limit of your capacity to scale as a solo operation, the answer to both is this: outsourcing! In this post, I’m sharing four big benefits…

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20+ Great Gifts for Virtual Assistants in 2020

In the past, I’ve heard from friends and family that I’m a hard person to shop for. Personally, I don’t see it. I have a very easy time shopping for me. 😉

But, I’ll admit that it’s harder to get gifts for freelancers who work from home.

Luckily, I’ve got your back with these 8+ great gifts for freelancers who work from home!

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How to Double Your VA Business (Without Landing Any New Clients!)

This post was contributed by Chris from freelancingwithchris.com. On a cold December day, John and Lisa decided that their new year’s resolution would be to earn more money. They were very much alike, John and Lisa. They both freelanced as virtual assistants, both had the same background, and both helped executives in the finance industry….

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5 Ways to Watch TV Without a Cable Subscription

If you’re busy and not always able to watch much TV, you may decide that the high price of cable isn’t worth it! That’s what happened to me a few years ago.

I found other hobbies to occupy my time instead of always turning on the TV. Then, I couldn’t justify paying such a high price for my cable subscription. So, I canceled it and I’ve never looked back!

I’ve saved over $2,000 just because I eliminated that one bill from by budget over two years ago.

The best part? I still get to watch all of my favorite TV shows, even though I don’t have a cable subscription. Here are a few ways you can watch TV without cable, too.

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