Author archives: Sicorra

Small Business Idea: Start a Cake Decorating Business

Small Business Idea: Start a Cake Decorating Business

Starting a cake decorating business is a brilliant idea because people love to buy delicious, beautifully decorated cakes for all the special occasions in their life. From a simple layer cake to a three-dimensional design, extravagant cakes are all the rage right now. You can make kids birthday cakes, graduation...

The Value of Student Loans

The Value of Student Loans

You sometimes hear people complain about student loans simply because they have to start paying them off when they finish school, but these same people are ignoring all of the positive attributes of these loans, all of the ways in which they make your life better. You do have to...

Succeed in Life By Conquering Any Obstacles

Succeed in Life By Conquering Any Obstacles

Have you ever worked hard on a specific goal; such as building your own business, or saving money for a new house, or eating healthy in an effort to lose weight, and then all of a sudden you find yourself encountering one obstacle after another? What do you do at...

Career Choices for Those with a Degree in Economics

Career Choices for Those with a Degree in Economics

Have you considered studying Economics? According to the 2013 – 2014 PayScale College Salary Report, the average starting salary for a person with an Economics degree in the US is $50,100. The surprising fact is that the number increases to $96,700 for someone with 15 years of experience. How often...

Reasons Why You Should Plan Your Own Funeral

Reasons Why You Should Plan Your Own Funeral

Planning your funeral while you are alive is often avoided. It may be because people think that if they start thinking about those things and making plans, their funeral may happen sooner rather than later. But I can tell you from experience that isn’t usually the case. All of my...

Unemployed? How to Remain Happy & Productive While Job Hunting

Unemployed? How to Remain Happy & Productive While Job Hunting

Job hunting is rarely fun for anyone, and even more so for someone that just lost their job. A sudden job loss is upsetting due to the loss of income, for sure, but it also has a negative impact on our self-worth. We are no longer the family provider, or...

Worried About Filing Your Taxes Late?

Worried About Filing Your Taxes Late?

We all love tax season, right? Well maybe you do if you are expecting things to be easy and you are counting on a nice tax refund. However, I think it is safe to say that many of us dread this time of year, and even though we know that...