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Where has the morning traffic gone? Ask a home based business owner and you'll be amazed. As we all know, jobs and new careers have vanished before our eyes. Employees are discovering a new path to financial security for their family and taking action as new entrepreneurs in a home based business.

Caution is important for all of us. When opportunities move in a new direction there are always the scam artists in front of the pack. It reminds us of the hawkers standing on the street corners trying to lure the unsuspecting into buying their fake watches. Separating the real thing from the fake copies is not easy to do.

Honesty and integrity are still working in the marketplace. However, the "bad" boys may have the "look" but their actions are coming out of the devils workshops, especially on the Internet. Easy money is always your money going into the pockets of the crooks as they ply their cunning persuasive tactics.

Experience in the school of hard-knocks is my middle name. Most of us live with a two-sided coin which has "sucker" on one side and "honest Abe" on the other. You probably know people in your circle of friends who don't trust anybody and other friends who trust everyone. I'm not sure which is the best side but even when you open the door and get burned by a dishonest merchant, it still has it's value.

You read about it in the newspapers or it's touted on TV that somebody found a pocketbook or billfold with a couple $100 bills inside. An adult or a child picks it up and hands it to a security guard with all the money still inside the billfold. Is that a big deal in your eyes? It should be.... standard-operating-procedure rather than something out of the ordinary.

Why is honesty so rare today across America and the world? Is it all about easy money, believing in the possibility of winning the lottery? What can the Government do for us, we're entitled? Maybe the old saying, "finders keepers, tough luck for the loser" or something close to that is how people think.

If you ever read in somebody's sales page on the Internet that "we'll do it for you" and believe those words just beware that it may not be exactly what you think it means to the promoter. I'm not sure what it means but you can get badly burned [lose a lot of money] as it's often a slick promise [a lie!]

You'll discover there are lots of training sites on the Internet but just be careful which ones you choose. Some can be free and others may have an investment required to use them. Thousands of Internet Marketers share experiences and knowledge in forums and at other locations. You still have to invest time in the learning process but lots of help is available for the asking when you are serious about building your own home based business.

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