26 July 2008

You Can Succeed Online - BIG TIME!

Online marketing is getting better and better by the day. Welcome to this exiting blog where you will find top notch, stress-free online business opportunities. But how is making a living online possible?

This is the question that might be lingering in your mind right now. Probably you have a J.O.B (Just over Broke) situation. I’m deeply convinced that you did not land on this blog by chance. Or you could be broke, busted and disgusted! I have been there too and I can bet it's not the best place to be. Here, you will find time-tested simple steps you can actually apply today, and before you know it you could be building your own online empire that will award you the financial fortress you’ve only imagined of.

Even if you have never owned a bank account, as long as you have the zeal and zest to succeed, you can learn the basics of blogging and earn money from today. You only require an internet connection, basic typing skills and an idea.

It is common knowledge that everybody wants to be financially independent, though they don’t know how or where to begin. You will however agree with me that in the twenty first century, it is not how hard, but rather how smart you work. Earning money online can be very adventurous if you connect with the right people and apply the right principals.

Did you know that your own ideas are a gold-mine? You will realize that as long as you have a small idea, you can turn it into a great online business using the right tools and time-tested systems to your advantage. Even if you don't have any business ideas, you could be making thousands of bucks monthly within weeks from now, courtesy of the free affiliate programs listed here. So keep checking in and feel free to drop your comment.

If you find at least one idea, marketing tool or concept on making money online on this blog, then you are good to go. Here, you will have access to the best online marketing tools, website development resources and great money-making links to help you achieve more than your wildest dreams.

The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.
Remember: nobody has permission to undermine your enviable future and destiny but you. So roll up your sleeves and get down to business.

So What Next?

Fact is, you can make a living purely through blogging - many online marketers are doing that! This might sound strange, but whether you are mesmerized or not, that is the rock-solid truth! If you believe in yourself and do what it takes, you can also attain internet glory in few short months. However, this calls for hard work. Things don’t just happen, they are made to happen. You will bear me witness that this is serous stuff here, worthy of your exploration. Since this site is about making money online, you will discover how you can start a blog and the various ways of monetizing (the process of making money) your blog. In the process, you will thus discover numerous ways of becoming financially free by simply connecting to the rest of the world courtesy of your own free blog!

But a word of caution here. Don't just blog for the sake of blogging. You may struggle in the initial stages but just keep on posting quality stuff to your targeted market. Spend time looking for the content that will appeal to your audience. Research and come up with posts that will add value to your readers. Never overlook an idea. Especially as you interact with your friends in social gatherings or as you read your favorite books. You will be amazed at how easy it is to get ideas for your blog.

It will not be long before you start seeing results. I have given more details on this in another post - how to start a blog that makes money with zero dollars. Probably you may want to check out the basics. As much as many have claimed to be experts in the field, every good blogger learnt the art of blogging while blogging. Making any sense? I never knew I could blog until I started! It’s a ‘practice-makes-perfect thing’. You only need to be determined and passionate about what you want in life. Everyone has their own unique story to tell the world. Even if you don't find a subject to blog about, just transform your story and personal (or professional) experiences into a blog.

Then somewhere along the line, you will meet other eagles and before you know it, you will be soaring very high with them. We are in the Information Age and no rational being will resist information that can better their life. So that small information that you feel is irrelevant will be someone else's medicine and encouragement. Then if you truly touch and change their lives in a positive way, they won't even notice that they gave you a token of few bucks for their their solution. This is how real and exciting it can get! Now, over to you.

22 July 2008

E-Currency Demystified

E-Currency/Digital currency

By definition, a currency is a unit of exchange, facilitating the transfer of goods and services. So an e-currency is simply a unit of exchange using the internet.

The "E" of e-currency stands for "electronic"; which means the currency used on the internet related field just like email. There are several benefits of using e-currency service on the internet like e-gold and paypal.

Firstly, the e-currency can be used on the internet related commercial applications such as shopping on the internet and doing personal investment via internet.

Secondly, the use of the e-currency services for example e-gold and paypal brings people a new way not to use their credit card as the only payment method on the internet . Sometime s there's a big risk to provide your credit card information to the merchant you do not know.

Thirdly, the e-currency service companies such as e-gold , paypal and EMO can provide both the buyers and merchant the convenient way to send and receive the payment just by clicking the confirm button and the deal is done. None of the payment methods in the world right now can provide this kind of efficiency.

So what is a gold currency?

First, let's define what a CURRENCY is. A currency is a unit of exchange, facilitating the transfer of goods and services. It is a form of money, where money is defined as a medium of exchange, a store of value. Therefore any currency or gold (for millennia gold has been used as money, a store of value) are a form of money. However gold is a better money than a currency because it better keeps its purchase power with time. In fact if 50 years ago you could completely dress yourself with 100 grams of gold then today you still dress yourself with 100 grams of gold which is not the case with any currency. Effectively if 50 years ago you could dress yourself with 50$ today it is not enough because on inflation, so gold is a better money.

Despite the fact that by definition gold is more a money than a currency, we can however say that gold is similar to a currency. That is why many people use the term "gold currency" to talk about gold as a medium of exchange. So the gold currency is similarly to a national currency (USD, EURO, CAD, etc.) because both are units of account. As a bank account contains a quantity of a national currency (1000 USD or 1000 EURO, etc.) a gold account contains a quantity of a weight of gold (10 troy ounces or 100 grams).

Some years back, gold was not as convenient as currency paper as a method of payment because carting around even an ounce of gold is not very suitable. If you wish to purchase a product or service for a value of 100USD then it is difficult to break off a slice of gold to that value and hand it over to the merchant. But now with Internet it is not a problem anymore since you can have an online gold account from where you can send a payment of any amount to anybody in the world as you can do with your bank account.

Conversely, the same way you can open a currency account with a bank, you can also open a gold account with corporations (gold currency issuer/supplier) such as e-gold, GoldMoney and Pecunix. Then to put gold into your gold account you just have to use an exchange provider such as getmoney.com or me-gold.com, who make a business simply converting national currencies to gold and visa versa. For more information about reliable e-currency exchangers you can visit this online electronic currency directory

Those companies hold in trust a quantity of gold bars corresponding to the total of all their customers' gold assets and act as custodian on behalf of clients. This gold is in the form of actual gold bars and held in escrow in banks around the world. With this system each account holder, who can be a consumer or a merchant, actually 'owns' an amount of that gold inventory and this holding is reflected in his account. Transactional history and balances are available and a small fee is charged for each transaction and for storage.

With E-currency, You Can:

  • Send and receive money instantly to family, friends and business associates worldwide.
  • Make online payments 24 hours a day from anywhere.
  • Collect real-time online payments from sale of goods and services, online games, auctions, etc.
  • Easily exchange dollars for gold and vice versa.
Benefits To Users.
  • Account signup is FREE.
  • Real-time online payments.
  • Send mass payments with one click.
  • Standing Order payments.
  • Email payments to any email address.
  • Request payments from anyone with an email address.
  • Perform one-time and recurring payments.
  • Lower merchant fees than credit cards.
  • Top Class security via the PIN verification of spends.
How gold can be used as a convenient medium of payment.

1. Open a free gold account in a gold currency issuer such as e-gold.

2. Fund your gold account by following these steps:
a. Find a reliable exchanger offering the gold currency you are looking for.
b. Fill in a purchase order
c. Transfer him some of your national currencies to pay your order.
d. Once your payment is received and cleared the exchanger will transfer some of his gold from his gold account to your gold account.

NB: Doing so there is no gold inventory change at the gold currency issuer but only an ownership transfer from the exchanger to you and this is reflected into your account.

3. Now you are ready to use your gold currencies. You can transfer any amount to a merchant or anybody else in the world having a gold account at the same gold currency.

4. If you want your national currency back then you use the exchanger again and it will send you your national currencies in exchange for your gold.

As the world increasingly becomes a global village, many people are looking for safe and secure modes of payment. There are numerous online investment firms that you can benefit from if you have an e-gold account. So go ahead and have yourself a free e-gold account today and seize those online investment opportunities that will come your way. As a matter of fact, many online forex trading companies are using e-currency for their transactions, simply because of its convenience and reliability.





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