Sean P. Melvin, Esq.

Finance

Stock Options

More entrepreneurs are now choosing to sell private stock offerings. And in saying no to IPOs, they're reaping the benefits.
Finance

It's Payback Time

Are your deadbeat debtors getting you down? Don't get mad, get even.
Finance

Hidden Treasure

Your search for capital should start in the nooks, crannies, equipment and real estate your business already has.
Finance

Itsy-Bitsy Bonds

No more waiting around till your company hits the multimillion-dollar mark-now bonds are for businesses of all sizes.
Starting a Business

Anatomy of a Loan Document

Here's what all the fine print means. Study it before you sign.

Case In Point

10 Steps to lowering your legal costs.

Leveling The Playing Field

How the new, small-business-friendly tax-reform laws can help you in an IRS audit.