If you think you need to need to invest a lot of money to start a home-based business, think again. Today the Internet provides many tools and resources to help you start and run your business. Save on your start up and running expenses by using free options as long as they don’t impact your professional appearance. Here are few free resources you can use to build a website, manage email, edit media (photos, audio and video), phone services, and much more.
GMail – Web-based mail
PDF995 – Free PDF Maker
Merchant Account/Payment Processing
Press Release Distribution
iGoogle (start page)
Remember the Milk (task management)
Free Business Cards (pay for shipping)
KeePass (password management )
HotSpotr (find free wi‐fi spots)
Leslie Truex is an ideaphoric writer, speaker, entrepreneur, social worker and mom trying to do it all from the comfort of her home. Since 1998, she's been helping others create careers they love by providing work-at-home information and resources through Work-At-Home Success.
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