If you are living paycheck-to-paycheck, you will need to rectify that before making a transition to a lifestyle business. Below are some resources that will help you with that. The great thing about the concepts in the book is that they can be put in place while you are getting your finances in order.
Tai Goodwin outlines the 5 beliefs that keep you living paycheck to paycheck: Click Here
Suze Orman has a set of tools for getting personal finances in order: Click Here