Author Archives: Darren Marchal

How to Improve Distributed Team Productivity

More than perhaps ever in history, businesses are working with distributed teams. It’s in large part because of the coronavirus, and a lot of small and large businesses have indicated they’ll keep their teams working remotely as long as they can. With that comes the need to make sure distributed teams stay virtually connected and…

Understanding the Chapter 11 Subchapter 5 Bankruptcy Process

Your business may have been negatively affected due to COVID-19, and now you are considering bankruptcy. Chapter 11 bankruptcy is often very expensive, so you are considering the new subchapter 5. Bankruptcy Statistics COVID shows that consumer bankruptcies are down, but business bankruptcies are expected to rise. Although there may be a stigma about business…

How To Decrease Credit Card Payment Processing Rates

If you own or manage a business you know there is no escaping the fact that you need to accept credit card payments. And these days, when the pandemic has changed many businesses’ policies where cash is not accepted now, credit cards become the way in which your clients conduct their business with you. In short,…

A Guide to Property Exit Strategies

In property investing, as in life, you should try to enter situations with a clear plan in mind for getting out of them. Although there is a good chance you’ll never need to act on these plans, it is important to have the option in place. With this in mind, here is a quick guide to…

What Are Reverse Mortgages and Home Equity Loans?

What are reverse mortgages and home equity loans, and which one will work best for your situation? We’ll help you learn the difference and explain why each may be beneficial to you. Both reverse mortgages and home equity loans are able to help you right now, as well as during your retirement years and beyond….

How To Start A Business In Your RV

Once in a while, we indulge ourselves in traveling for different reasons. A whole new location, a different place, a total change of scenery. However, this plan is often hindered by work, obligations, and other responsibilities tied in our old location. That’s why it’s no wonder that many individuals thought of buying an RV to…

How to Invest Internationally (and Why You Should)

The United States offers many domestic investment options for aspiring investors, but if you want a diversified portfolio, you’ll also need to consider international investments. Investing in the stocks, bonds, and other assets of other countries could be a powerful financial move that improves your portfolio’s performance—and it could offer benefits beyond monetary gain. The…