We have been dodging the money aspect of success because too many people focus on it. That however does not take away the fact it can be a factor when it comes to your career forecast. Those who own a small business need to pay close attention to how much money they’re spending and receiving. As great as your idea is, the last thing you want is to put your life savings into a dream with no return. Now it’s one thing if you work in a field that doesn’t come with a huge salary, but you should return to the drawing board if you notice backward steps instead of forward progress.