In this gig economy, many people have a side hustle – income in addition to their main job to bring in some extra money. The trend, also known as the sharing, on-demand or peer-to-peer economy, has been, growing for several years.
It’s your ideal gig: Working for yourself. Being your own boss. Setting your own hours. You’ve always believed you have the drive to be a successful business owner. You can do this! There’s just one little problem: You don’t know where to find the money to get started. So what do you do?
June 14 is the anniversary of the official adoption of the American flag – a day when Americans are encouraged to fly the Stars and Stripes. That’s no small task at Amway World Headquarters where 56 colorful international flags are switched out for American flags on special holidays.
Adam Gomez remembers sitting in front of the television on Sundays clipping coupons. He worked 70 hours a week, but it wasn’t enough to pay the bills. Then his boss was fired at age 62. It was a wakeup call. “I started looking for a way to be my own boss so I could be more in control of my life.”