Business and Finance

How to Questions and Answers About Business and Finance

How difficult is it to get into the foreign service?

If anybody has been or is currently in the foreign service, could you tell me what it is like? I particularly want to know if you have any say in the country you will live in.

How do I start a bonfire at the beach?

I want to have a bonfire in Ocean Beach in San Francisco. What is the best way to start and extinguish a bonfire?

How do I get paypal verified without bank account or credit card?

I am a teenager and I just made a paypal account and I don’t have a bank account or a credit card. I have a website that gives free money and I have enough money to redeem it on paypal. I want to use paypal to buy things from ebay but to do that I…

Can you transfer property from a family member who is ill as a gift?

My grandmother is ill and can not mentally make decisions. We are planning on acquiring her house (in San Francisco). Can be transfer it to us, we are on the trust, and continue to pay the taxes she does ($300 per year, based off the value she bought the house in 1946). Otherwise our taxes…

What are the best choices for me to get free advertising for my website and products I am selling?

I am an Executive Affiliate with SFI Marketing. SFI Marketing is a member of the Better Business Bureau. All of the products we sell are top quality.

What is the difference between shorting a stock and selling a call to open?

Are the results pretty much the same. Seems to me like the only real difference is that you cover your short anytime whereas with selling an option to open you have to wait until it expires. Which method is less risky?

What is the cost of setting up a satelite channel?

Specifically, if I were to have enough media to set up a channel, what would be the procedure for getting on the sttelite? Do they pay me or I pay them? If so, how much?

Where can I find information on start-up costs for my restaurant?

I am writing a business plan for a school project. For this, I need to determine what my start-up cots will be for my fast-food restaurant. This includes equipment, down payments, insurance, etc. However, since this is not real… I have no idea how to go about finding this out. Also, I do not know…

How much do home foreclosures cost the homeowner?

When the contract with a mortgage company says the homeowner will be responsible for foreclosure costs, how much do those costs usually amount to?

How much tax is taken out of my pay living in New York?

I live in NY and have started a job so I have not gotten payed yet. I’d like to know how much tax is taken out?