About Kristy DeSmit

Kristy is a blogger, Twitter enthusiast, and company legalese interpreter.

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A Quick Tax Guide For Freelancers

How does filing taxes as a freelancer differ from when you are an employee? Because you are self-employed, there are special requirements and forms you may need to file your annual return. Find out what tax deductions apply to you,...

/ February 3, 2016
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7 Costly Recruiting Mistakes

Hiring in 2016? Avoid these 7 recruiting mistakes that could cost your business money and deter potential candidates.

/ January 26, 2016
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The Role of a Homeowners’ Association

What role do Homeowners' Associations play in a community? While working to preserve the value of properties in the area or building, HOAs also have various other responsibilities, including managing finances, enforcing covenants, and more.

/ January 19, 2016
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How to Overcome New Job Jitters

Starting a new job can be nerve-wracking. Here are 11 tips for making a smooth transition into a new role.

/ January 12, 2016
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24 Must-Reads for the First-Time Landlord

We’ve compiled a collection of the best blog posts to help you through any stage of being a landlord—from purchasing an investment property to managing tenants.

/ December 22, 2015
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15 End-of-Year Tasks for Freelancers

Prevent the momentum of your freelancing business from slowing down over the holiday season by completing these end-of-year tasks.

/ December 15, 2015