About Spencer Knight

Spencer Knight is a writer in Edmonton, Alberta. His nonfiction has appeared in Spinal Columns, The Bolo Tie Collective Anthology: Volume I, and filling Station. When he's not writing, he's sleeping.

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8 Screening Questions for Potential Tenants (and Some You Can’t Ask)

The application and screening process for tenants is important for landlords because it allows them to find ideal renters. In this post, we discuss the questions you can and can’t ask applicants looking for housing.

/ September 20, 2017
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3 Legal Questions Every Business Owner Should Ask Themselves

The last thing most business owners want to think about is how the law affects their businesses, but it does affect them, so it's best to stay informed. In this post, Brian Rogers discusses the important legal questions business owners...

/ September 6, 2017

How Much Should Small Business Owners Pay Themselves?

Striking a balance between how much money you need to survive and how much your business can afford to spend on salaries can be tough for small business owners. This post compiles expert opinions to consider when budgeting for your...

/ August 16, 2017
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Revocable Living Trust vs. Last Will

There are many ways to plan your estate, and even more documents for you to choose from. This post compares Revocable Living Trusts and Last Wills, so you can evaluate which form suits your estate planning needs best.

/ August 3, 2017
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4 Things to Consider Before Cosigning Loans

Being a cosigner on a loan is a great way to help someone get financing that they otherwise couldn’t get, but it’s not without its risks. In this post, we discuss the pros and cons of cosigning loans.

/ July 27, 2017
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What Can a Landlord Deduct from Your Security Deposit?

Landlords must return your security deposit in full if they don’t have any damages to repair, regardless of your renting experience with them. This post has a list of things they can and can’t deduct from your deposit, to help...

/ July 20, 2017