Who says you can’t make money from property?

Nick Laight your publisher here. Forgive me for hijacking this edition of WRWM, but I’ve got some exciting news for you. We’ve just pulled back the curtain on a VERY clever ‘recession proof’ way to make money from property (yes property!) during this financial downturn. I just couldn’t wait to tell you about it. A […]

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How to make money from writing and photography

So how do you make money from writing and photography if you aren’t an expert? It’s been great weather my end over the last week (I hope it’s been good for you too!) So, I decided to escape from my desk, get out and about in the countryside and take a few photos. But I […]

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Not enough hours in the day? How to find more time

*** HAPPY NEW YEAR! *** (Don’t worry, it’s a resolution-free zone) Relax! I’m not going to start 2011 by hassling you about keeping your resolutions. I know you’re smart and mature enough to either ignore them completely or have developed your own strategies and don’t need me adding my pennyworth. Goals should be reviewed, assessed […]

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US default disaster avoided . . . for now

An eleventh hour compromise plan has been hammered out to raise the US debt ceiling, cut spending and avert (or at least postpone) the doomsday default scenario. For now, the immediate danger has passed, but don’t be fooled. They are only delaying the inevitable . . . Let’s remember what’s at stake here . . […]

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Make a serious pot of free money now

I want to tell you how you can make a pot of money now. I know you’ll probably call me a bit of an old miser for saying this. But quite apart from writing, as many of you will know, one of my favourite things to do is sourcing things cheaply. It’s something that can […]

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Why good old market stalls are making a comeback

Time was, if you wanted to make some money you just bought some stock, rented a shop, piled it up and waited for customers to come and give you their money. It was a simple model that worked, and worked well. Lots of today’s top retailers – M&S springs to mind – started this way. […]

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