Category Archives: Book Reviews

Book Review – The Crafty Superstar Ultimate Craft Business Guide

Book Review – The Crafty Superstar Ultimate Craft Business Guide

You’re probably aware, but my wife is a crafter.  She makes things like quilts, .  Recently, she’s been trying to turn her crafting into a business.  Being the financial geek that I am, I’m more than a little happy to help her build up a business.  But there are all kinds of issues that arise with businesses, craft businesses in particular, which I do not know.  Where can a craftsperson (or spouse of a craftsperson) find the information they’d need to turn their craft work into a business?

The Crafty Superstar Ultimate Craft Business Guide seeks to provide information on how a craftsperson can start a craft business of their own.  The book (hereafter called the Ultimate Craft Business Guide) from The Crafty Superstar (aka, Grace Dobush) tries to provides a full guide for craftspeople to go from personal crafting to a profitable business.  Does it provide the necessary information to create a good business, or leave you hanging?  As always, we need to read on to judge:
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Book Review – The Motley Fool Million Dollar Portfolio

Book Review – The Motley Fool Million Dollar Portfolio

There’s a lot of possible investments that are out there, with perhaps the most commonly mentioned being stocks.  They are one of the single biggest investment categories, next to bonds and mutual funds (and since most mutual funds invest heavily in stocks, stocks definitely have a pretty heavy advantage there, as well).  If you are… Continue Reading

Book Review: Financial Infidelity

Book Review: Financial Infidelity

It can be very tough to make money work in a relationship.  It’s hard to manage money on your own, with your own expenses, income and investments.  Add another person, and it becomes so much more difficult.  Not only do those issues double when you have another person, but you now need to handle all… Continue Reading

Book Review – Starting an Online Business All-in-One For Dummies

Book Review – Starting an Online Business All-in-One For Dummies

I don’t think I’m going too far out by saying that many of my readers are interested in online business. A goodly number of you are fellow bloggers or otherwise already involved in e-commerce somehow, and of those who aren’t, there’s probably some who would at least consider starting a business if they had the… Continue Reading