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FUNNY VIDEO – FedEx Infomercial on YouTube!

My friend Joel alerted on the latest “spoof” informercial from FedEx.  It’s quite funny, my favorite part is when one of the audience’s head blows off, (2:13) then he’s head is normal again. (2:14) LMAO.

According to Joel:

FedEx decided to make this YouTube video instead of SuperBowl advertising. They had tried unsuccessfully in the past to make a viral video campaign on YouTube; this time they enlisted Fred Willard (Best in Show, A Mighty Wind) to use his dead-pan humor for a faux-infomercial for FedEx.com. FedEx hopes to draw attention to their

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Recession DIY – How to Survive the Recession!

Okay, it’s officially recession economy these days with more and more people losing jobs while foreclosure rates are at sky high.

If you own a small business, you might be interested to know that there’s a contest going on where you can win $2000 in Office Depot products.  The rules state that you need to own or work at a small business with less than 100 employees.

Basically you need to upload a 2 minute video of how your business is surviving/thriving in this recession econom

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Best Desktop Receipt Scanner Review!

Couple months earlier, I had written the “best receipt scanner” review.  Well, that should have read “the best portable receipt scanner”.

I actually recommended the portable version to one of my friends who’s running his own business but he bought the “desktop” version.

Glad to say, I check it out and basically, this desktop receipt scanner had practically replaced my friend’s bookkeeper.(LITERALLY!)

On top of being about to scan 10 receipts in

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Tax Hack – How to Hack Taxes Before New Years!

Well, here’s a really simply advice but it could possibly save you a LOT of money next year when you report taxes to the U.S. government.  (Now, if you live elsewhere, this might be different)

Since you have until April 2009 to report your taxes for 2008 but your tax deductions only count until end of 2008, you need to really spend before the year is over.

Here’s some tips for saving taxes:

1. If you are going to buy that $20,000 printer for your small business, buy it now and write it off as 2008 expense.  Any expenses you know you are going to spend earl

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