Entrepreneur: Latest from Scott Bernard Nelson http://www.entrepreneur.com The latest small business tips and advice from Entrepreneur.com. en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Mon, 17 Nov 2008 00:00:00 GMT 3 Financial Building Blocks These financial planning basics will keep you on track for the future. Mon, 17 Nov 2008 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/198568 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/198568 These financial planning basics will keep you on track for the future. Doing Well By Doing Good Giving money away can make financial sense, even for relatively young earners. Wed, 15 Oct 2008 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/198088 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/198088 Giving money away can make financial sense, even for relatively young earners. Number Crunchers Online calculators help you play "what if" games with your finances. Mon, 01 Sep 2008 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/196246 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/196246 Online calculators help you play "what if" games with your finances. Green Tech Grows Up Is the grass getting greener for alternative energy investing? Fri, 01 Aug 2008 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/195630 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/195630 Is the grass getting greener for alternative energy investing? One for All When it comes to managing your money, you don't have to go it alone--social networking can help. Sun, 01 Jun 2008 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/193836 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/193836 When it comes to managing your money, you don't have to go it alone--social networking can help. Between Peers Could a new wave of social lending sites be a good place for your investment dollars? Thu, 01 May 2008 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/192736 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/192736 Could a new wave of social lending sites be a good place for your investment dollars? Taking Stock How will the economy affect your investments this year? Tue, 01 Apr 2008 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/191504 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/191504 How will the economy affect your investments this year? Escape the AMT Trap The AMT is in limbo, but you don't have to be. Start planning now to avoid tax season surprises. Thu, 07 Feb 2008 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/190068 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/190068 The AMT is in limbo, but you don't have to be. Start planning now to avoid tax season surprises. The Golden Rule Recession worries? Look past the pot of gold and set your sights on commodities. Fri, 01 Feb 2008 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/188688 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/188688 Recession worries? Look past the pot of gold and set your sights on commodities. World View As the dollar declines, set your sights on diversification. Tue, 01 Jan 2008 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/187662 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/187662 As the dollar declines, set your sights on diversification. Take Control Your business's finances are in good shape--but what about your own? Tue, 01 Jan 2008 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/187700 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/187700 Your business's finances are in good shape--but what about your own? Death Trap Ahead Death bonds may sound like a good investment--but are they? Sat, 01 Dec 2007 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/186562 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/186562 Death bonds may sound like a good investment--but are they? Is China a Stock Goldmine? Olympics fever hits China--should your investments follow? Thu, 01 Nov 2007 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/185612 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/185612 Olympics fever hits China--should your investments follow? Written in the Polls A crystal ball won't help you predict where the stock market is going, but the 2008 election may. Mon, 01 Oct 2007 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/184386 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/184386 A crystal ball won't help you predict where the stock market is going, but the 2008 election may. Wrap It Up With a new rule that holds brokers to the same standards as financial planners, the wrap-account romance may be coming to an end. Sat, 01 Sep 2007 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/183086 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/183086 With a new rule that holds brokers to the same standards as financial planners, the wrap-account romance may be coming to an end. Finish Line For VC-backed companies, M&A is usually how the story ends. Wed, 01 Aug 2007 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/181646 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/181646 For VC-backed companies, M&A is usually how the story ends. Exchange-Traded vs. Index Funds Tried-and-true index funds still rank highest on our list, but exchange-traded funds can add spice to a well-rounded portfolio. Wed, 01 Aug 2007 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/181746 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/181746 Tried-and-true index funds still rank highest on our list, but exchange-traded funds can add spice to a well-rounded portfolio. Play It Safe There's plenty of room in your portfolio for stocks--but to ride the wave of market volatility, diversify with bonds, too. Sun, 01 Jul 2007 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/180314 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/180314 There's plenty of room in your portfolio for stocks--but to ride the wave of market volatility, diversify with bonds, too. Too Revealing? The scoop on funds of funds. Fri, 01 Jun 2007 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/178492 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/178492 The scoop on funds of funds. Join the Club Want help putting together your portfolio? Investment clubs are a great way to network and learn about stocks--while having fun, too. Fri, 01 Jun 2007 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/178498 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/178498 Want help putting together your portfolio? Investment clubs are a great way to network and learn about stocks--while having fun, too. It Adds Up New research reveals that most investors are leaving money on the table. Here's how to cash in on that sizable chunk of change. Tue, 01 May 2007 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/177112 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/177112 New research reveals that most investors are leaving money on the table. Here's how to cash in on that sizable chunk of change. Flipping More Than a Fad? There's still money to be made in short-term real estate investing, but with markets cooling, be prepared to put in some hard work. Wed, 04 Apr 2007 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/176678 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/176678 There's still money to be made in short-term real estate investing, but with markets cooling, be prepared to put in some hard work. Shed Light Are hedge funds leaving you in the dark? Morningstar's extensive database might be a good place to start your research. Sun, 01 Apr 2007 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/175816 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/175816 Are hedge funds leaving you in the dark? Morningstar's extensive database might be a good place to start your research. A New Twist on Index Funds A new twist on an old concept shakes up the index fund universe. With some research and observation, it could work for you. Thu, 01 Mar 2007 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/174854 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/174854 A new twist on an old concept shakes up the index fund universe. With some research and observation, it could work for you. Should You Invest in Distressed Properties? Buying distressed properties can be a fruitful investment, but profiting is no simple matter. Make sure you've done your research. Thu, 01 Feb 2007 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/173366 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/173366 Buying distressed properties can be a fruitful investment, but profiting is no simple matter. Make sure you've done your research. Free Stock Trades for All Brokerages offering free stock trades are nothing new, but thanks to one online upstart, the concept just might take flight. Mon, 01 Jan 2007 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/171970 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/171970 Brokerages offering free stock trades are nothing new, but thanks to one online upstart, the concept just might take flight. Checking Out Online Investment Advice Finding credible investment advice in the endless supply online can be a daunting task. Here's how to get started. Fri, 01 Dec 2006 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/170668 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/170668 Finding credible investment advice in the endless supply online can be a daunting task. Here's how to get started. Dish It Out Pension offerings continue to dissolve, but new laws reward employers whose workers pump up their 401(k)s. Wed, 01 Nov 2006 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/169052 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/169052 Pension offerings continue to dissolve, but new laws reward employers whose workers pump up their 401(k)s. Risky Realty Real estate professionals and institutional investors see benefits in housing futures. But Dick and Jane homeowner, use caution. Sun, 01 Oct 2006 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/167758 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/167758 Real estate professionals and institutional investors see benefits in housing futures. But Dick and Jane homeowner, use caution. Choosing a Bank to Get a Loan From Big banks are competing for your business. How can you decide which one is best for you and your company? Fri, 01 Sep 2006 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/165830 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/165830 Big banks are competing for your business. How can you decide which one is best for you and your company?