Working at home is all well and good and many people dream of working at home. Working at home will offer a better lifestyle and will give you more time to spend with your family and will be less hassle as you will have no travelling etc. However, you have to remember a few things about working at home and in particular, working online. Working on the internet and online certainly isn?t for everyone and here are a few things you should remember: One of the things that you really need to remember if you are planning to do all of your work from home and online is that it will probably get a little lonely at times. Working at home will mean that you are sat in one place for a large chunk of your time and chances are that you will not have much contact with anyone else. Of course, there are some online businesses such as internet franchises and other websites that will involve you having to go out and mingle in your local community so if you are a people person, you need to choose the online business opportunity wisely. Another thing that you need to remember is that whatever you are doing online, you will still need to abide by the law, especially if you are making money. It doesn?t matter whether you have a full online or internet based company that is making millions of pounds a year or just an income of a couple of hundred pounds a month from affiliate schemes and what not, you will still need to do things such as filing accounts. All income still has to be declared and you need to remember not to forget this. Even eBay sellers have to declare their income. So even if you think it?s just a few pounds here and there, the taxman won?t see it that way. The last thing to remember is that working at home actually requires work. Whether you join an affiliate program, internet franchise or set up on your own, you will still need to put in a lot of effort in order to generate a return.