Carol Tice

Carol Tice

Carol Tice, a freelance writer, is chief executive of TiceWrites Inc. in Bainbridge Island, Wash. She blogs about freelance writing at Make a Living Writing. Email her at carol@caroltice.com.

30 Recent Stories

Tax Center

Tax Time. No Dough. Don't Sweat.

The IRS offers several options to business owners struggling to meet the April 15 deadline.
Money

The New Economic Indicators

Instead of the usual economic forecasts, look at sales figures at key retailers and public-opinion polls.
Financing

Financial Education: A Great Employee Perk

Providing financial counseling to employees increases loyalty and retention.
Cash Flow & Money Management

New Tax Tips for Businesses

Take advantage of every new tax break on your '08 return.
Money

European VC Firms Investing in U.S.

The VC community overseas is smaller than the U.S., but it is looking for U.S.-based companies.
Money

Is It Time To Sell?

The news is bleak, but in the right market and industry you can sell your business.
How to Research a Franchise
Franchise Buying Guide

How to Research a Franchise

One of the most important parts of buying a franchise is doing your homework. So get out there and grill the people who know the franchise best.
Franchise Buying Guide

Warming up Franchisees

How to get franchisees to tell you what you need to know.
Franchise Buying Guide

Turn it Up in the Down Turn

Bad economy? Forget about it. Why now is a great time to buy a franchise.
Tax Center

Bad Debt? Get a Tax Break

In a troubled economy, every penny counts. So take advantage of these tax savings.
Cash Flow & Money Management

Don't Get Scammed

Borrowing money? Watch for online scams.
Tax Center

Year-End Tax Tips

Know what you can do to ease the burden of April 15.
Compensation and Benefits

5 Tips to Keep Comp Costs Down

Take steps to minimize workplace injuries, and your business may come out unscathed.
Entrepreneur Magazine

Keep Giving Back

In a struggling economy, entrepreneurs get creative with philanthropy.
Entrepreneur Magazine

It's Your Business

Rising costs push entrepreneurs to take back their companies in going-private deals.
Entrepreneur Magazine

5 Ways to Fight the Downturn

With a little common sense and a lot of hard work, your business can boom in any economy.
Entrepreneur Magazine

On the Horizon

The economy may be down, but the expansion capital outlook remains positive in 2008.
Entrepreneur Magazine

Silver Lining

Every bust creates a boom, and the real estate market is no different. Here are 10 real estate businesses that are primed to take off.
Entrepreneur Magazine

Bouncing Back

When IPO plans flop, companies in need of capital find new ways to make financing work.
Entrepreneur Magazine

Sell Without Selling Out

Corporate capital doesn't have to mean the end of your company's socially responsible roots.
Entrepreneur Magazine

Give Yourself a Raise

How to get an income boost and cut taxes at the same time.
Entrepreneur Magazine

In Too Deep?

The top 5 signs that you're relying too much on your business credit card
Entrepreneur Magazine

It's Go Time

Raise money for your business before the downturn catches up with you first.
Entrepreneur Startups Magazine

Up & Running

You can do a lot in 30 days--like start a business. Follow these steps to get going in less than a month.
Entrepreneur Startups Magazine

Launch For Less

Learn how to pinch your pennies during startup and build a successful business.
Entrepreneur Magazine

Experience Counts

The hunt for angel investors is tough enough. Finding one who offers more than money adds to the challenge--but it's worth it.
Entrepreneur Magazine

On the Hunt

Finding investors for your business is all about targeting the right people.
Entrepreneur Magazine

Outlook Good

2007 pays off for small-business IPOS. Can you expect the same in your future?
Entrepreneur Magazine

Read All About It

Circulation numbers are down at many large daily newspapers. But if Norb Garrett's experience is any indication, the community newspaper niche offers good news for creative entrepreneurs.
Entrepreneur Magazine

Money Blogs

If you're looking for funding, try browsing the blogosphere. A small but growing number of VC managers have blogs, which can help entrepreneurs easily research and connect with funders.