By Benny Carreon
Everyone has heard about some of the great business success
stories where individuals such as you have made a ton of money
with an online business venture. But, you may have asked
yourself , “How did they do it?”, “Where do I start?” , “How
I learn to run my own home-based business?” Are those websites
that claim they can make me rich for real?
In this article about how to start your own home-based
and make money online, I will be answering those questions for
you and more.
I will answer the last question for you first. Those websites
that tell you that you don’t have to work at all and just buy
their program and you will get rich are absolutely NOT for
real. Do not start out wasting your money on get rich quick
schemes. If you are unwilling to work or learn about running
your own online or home-based business, then it will not
If I did not describe you in the last sentence above, then
on because in the rest of this article you will find the
to the questions you may have about running your own
First of all, it is very seldom just blind luck that someone
makes a lot of money in an online or home-based business.
are no magic pills to take, no shortcuts, and certainly no
Internet Gurus that are only interested in making you money.
To succeed in an online or home-based business you first need
to know that it will take time and effort. If you start a
business off-line, like a clothing store, you will have to
first get a great location, which costs money. Then you will
have to buy inventory, which costs money. Then you will either
need to hire employees, which cost money, or you will have to
work about 12 hours per day to make your business successful.
Many people when they read about someone with a successful
online business somehow think that they did it with no
investment and hardly any work at all. My question to you is
why do you think running an online or home-based business is
some how magically more successful with less work?
Well, you have some good reasons to think so. Here are some of
the advantages of starting an online business VS an offline
Your “great location” is simply a domain name for less than
per year. That pretty much beats a lease on a clothing store.
Most online businesses do not require you to buy inventory.
Again, that saves you even more money! Most online home-based
businesses do not create the need for you to hire employees,
least until you are somewhat successful.
However, you will still need to put time and effort called
“sweat equity” into your online business just like you would
offline. You are also going to have to learn about running an
online or home-based business. There is a learning curve.
That brings us back to that first question, “How did they do
it?” They read books, or online they are called E-books. Many
online business owners have written E-Books on how to run a
home-based business online. Each successful Internet Business
Owner has written how they achieved success. Many of them took
very different paths in their online business.
By reading these E-Books, you will learn numerous methods to
make money online and how to start and manage your own
home-based business. By reading several of these E-Books
you get started you can avoid a lot of mistakes and find the
methods you like best.
Investing in a small library of E-Books about home-based
business and making money online is a lot less than any
investment you would make to start a business offline. Taking
the time to read these E-Books will be the best time
you will ever make. E-Books are the very first step to any
successful Online or Home-Based Business.
About The Author: Benny Carreon , a serial entrepreneur has
businesses in the online and offline for most of professional
life . He believes in using E-Books to learn how to be
successful online. His website at
www.nocostu.com/mkt/wp.htm has great deals on all of
E-Books you need to get started. His other website
www.rebatehalf.com where you can explore some different
ways to make money online at only half the cost.