As of 2017, there is a huge phenomenon taking place. People all over the world are taking control over their lives and now are financially independent. You can become your own boss and set your own work schedule by becoming affiliated with the home-business industry. Making stable income, retiring early, escaping the 9 to 5, and helping others are the obvious benefits of being in the home business industry. However, according to the home-business magazine, 4 out of 8 people fail each month.