Wise ways to spend now that pay off later
A time for everything – even spending
While it’s debatable that Black Friday ultimately saves you money (one can argue that the frazzling of nerves alone can make participation costly), there is something to be said about sales and having competitors vie for your business.
Sales offer the opportunity to do your homework, compare prices and find the best deal – or have a manufacturer you desire match the lowest price you find. Sales can also prompt you to finally make purchases that are necessary.
The truth is: not spending money can cost you money. This is true both personally and in business. Accepting that spending on vital (read survival-related) needs can make it easier to part with your cash. Identifying what those true essentials are, is, well, also essential.
Five absolute spending musts - for home office or small business
Once we understand the important role of spending and investing money in order to be successful, we can get down to the areas that make the most sense for investment. Here are five essential personal and small business investments everyone should consider making: