Some people accuse me of being a pack rat, but nothing could be further from the truth. I do collect a lot of things, but it is not because I have an obsession with any of them. I just like to purchase things at different discount stores and flea markets that I think I can sell online at one of my auction sites. There are times when things move really fast, and other times I may hold onto items for a year before they sell. That is why I looked into storage units in Winnipeg not too long ago. Continue reading I Am More Organized with a Storage Unit
I had to help my mother by finding a Sydney wallpaper installation solution because she suddenly got it into her head that she need to fix up her place. That’s fine, but she expected me to do most of the work. That wasn’t going to happen for a number of reasons, not the least of which is that I’ve got my own family and simply don’t have the time nor the energy to stand around over there trying to hang wallpaper in her cramped house. I don’t have the knowledge to do it, either. I’m not up to the task.
My mother and I decided to visit a local store that’s been around for ages. Continue reading They Fixed Up Mom’s Flat Quite Nicely
Finding equipment financing for Toronto was easier than I thought it would be. I didn’t think any bank would be interested in loaning a small business money to upgrade a few forklifts. We’re a small furniture company and we needed to get our forklifts replaced because they were old and not reliable. The company didn’t have a lot of money because cash is tight at this time, but it would get tighter still if we didn’t have the equipment needed to get the orders out to the sales floor and to the customers. My boss tasked me with finding a way to get the money to replace the forklifts.
I tried a few of the bigger banks around the city and got a flat refusal to do any business with us. Truth be told, I wasn’t surprised. A lot of banks won’t do business with small companies because they don’t think it is worth their time or energy. Continue reading A Small Loan to Upgrade Our Equipment