Introducing the PNG Small Business Start Up Loan Program

Update: This program no longer exists. Each of us should passionately pursue ways to use our money for the glorification of the kingdom of God. In 2010, my wife and I challenged each other to get involved in a giving project that involved time and not just money.  Since our family was in a position to give more last year, we decided to do something to try and help some local Christians here … [Read more...]

Why You Shouldn’t Let the ‘Business’ in Business Credit Card Fool You

This guest article was written by Odysseas Papadimitriou, CEO and Founder of, an online marketplace for credit card offers and gift card exchange. Take a guess which is the best credit card for a small business owner to use: a business credit card or a personal credit card? How many people guessed both? That's right, it's a trick question. At least it has been since the passage of … [Read more...]

How to Keep Your Small Business Without Losing Your Family

Unfortunately, work often competes with family.  Ideally, the two would work together, but … The small business owner always feels this tension.  The traits that make a small business person successful in the work place include strong work ethic, creativity, and determination.  The book Overcoming the Dark Side of Leadership: How to Become an Effective Leader by Confronting Potential … [Read more...]

Start Your Own Home Based Small Business

As the New Year is looming many people often consider making drastic changes at the turn of the New Year.  One thing people often consider is going into business for themselves.  This is going to be the first post in a five week series on starting your own small business. If you are interested in this topic, I suggest you review options for funding your small business. Starting Your Own … [Read more...]