What Does the Current Economic Crisis Mean to Your Future?

There’s nothing like the drama going on in Washington over the past few weeks to drive home the importance of taking control of your career and financial future.

While so many Americans are worried about keeping their jobs, their homes – and even their very life savings – copywriters I know have all the work they can handle.

Sure, all businesses suffer in tough times. But aside from maybe repo companies, the $2.3 trillion direct-response business may just be the one that suffers least of all. Why? Because unlike their brick and mortar counterparts – businesses with debt, rents, inventories and salaries to pay – direct response remains one of the most cost efficient ways to do business.

All it takes is a good letter sent to a list of people (often free, via the Internet) who want to know about more products like the one you’re selling – and wait for the orders to roll in!

That’s why even in these tough economic times, a good copywriter can command thousands of dollars for every letter he or she writes – and a healthy “piece of the action” on sales generated.

After all, the letter you write is crucial to any direct-response marketing effort!

To learn more about the opportunities copywriting can afford you, signup for the “Golden Thread” – AWAI’s FREE e-letter.

You’ll see the copywriting jobs that come our way every week from marketers looking for the next superstar copywriter …

You’ll read stories from folks like Steven Coombes, who was able to buy his first house thanks to the extra income his new copywriting career is generating …

You’ll hear about countless others who have quit their dead-end (and precarious) jobs to live the free and highly rewarding copywriter’s lifestyle …

People like Beth Erickson, who left her dead-end job and now makes six figures writing copy from the comfort of her home.

No question, copywriting is a skill that will reward you financially and personally for the rest of your life. It’s a great skill you can take with you into your retirement years … where you can write a letter every month or two and still earn a six-figure income!

So if you’ve ever thought about mastering this highly profitable and versatile skill, I promise you – there’s no better time than now.

Who knows what the coming months will hold. Some say the bailout will work, and we’ll be fine. Others say there are still plenty of economic hardships ahead.

But one thing you can count on: the direct-response industry will continue to prosper … and the demand for eager, skilled copywriters will continue to grow.

To learn more about this industry, read a special report written by Master Copywriter Paul Hollingshead. It’ll give you a good insight into the copywriting industry – and show you how AWAI’s Accelerated Program for Six-Figure Copywriting gives you everything you need to break into this highly lucrative field of writing.

What’s more, you can see what the whole opportunity is about – even start on your first program assignment – for under forty bucks … and even that’s covered by our 100% satisfaction guarantee.

More than ever, we here at AWAI believe it’s crucial to have a highly profitable skill under your belt that can take you through any economic crisis that may arise. It’s the best thing you can do for yourself and your family in these difficult and precarious times.

The Professional Writers’ Alliance

The Professional Writers’ Alliance

At last, a professional organization that caters to the needs of direct-response industry writers. Find out how membership can change the course of your career. Learn More »

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Published: October 1, 2008

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