Patreon Plugins For WordPress & Mailchimp: The Complete Guide

Patreon is one of the most popular crowdfunding platforms around. The easy-to-set up service helps content creators (writers, artists, musicians, comedians, academics… anyone!) receive monthly donations from fans and followers. Creators earn money via Patreon, and subscribers receive exclusive content from creators. Everyone wins. The...

Venmo Small Business Tip: Using Venmo To Pay PayPal

Some good news for the millions of small businesses using PayPal: Starting soon, customers will be able to make PayPal payments through Venmo. This means customer payments through PayPal are about to get much, much easier. PayPal payment through Venmo will be enabled this May...

Trello Desktop For Windows And Mac: The Best Tips

Trello Desktop
Trello is one of the most popular project management tools around. The project management tool has a ton of mobile apps... and, now, it comes in desktop for Windows and Mac. If you're self-employed, a freelancer, or work in a small business, Trello is easy...

Why Graphic Designers (And Everyone Else) Should Talk About Money

Graphic designers take on projects that define their clients’ public image and persona. But many times, they aren’t paid fairly for that work. Fast Company’s Co.Design site recently ran a great piece on why graphic designers should talk more openly about money and how...

Retirement For The Self-Employed: How To Plan

Retirement For The Self-Employed
If you're one of the tens of millions of Americans who are self-employed, we've got good news: It's possible to plan for your golden years. Retirement for the self-employed is doable, it just requires a bit of planning ahead. According to a report released by...

Costco Membership Cost Increasing: Tips & Strategies

Costco is raising their membership prices in June 2017--if you’re getting a new Costco membership or renewing your annual membership, expect to pay more. It isn’t a big membership rate increase--it’s an extra $5 to $10 a year. However, it is the first membership...