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Is Your Business Idea Too Weird for a VC?
VC

Is Your Business Idea Too Weird for a VC?

If your business doesn't firmly fit the mold, don't be discouraged.
Angels vs. Venture Capitalists: How Do They Think?
Raising Money

Angels vs. Venture Capitalists: How Do They Think?

Before you make your first pitch, it's critical you know the mindset of these two groups.
Lisa Serwin
U.S. Economy Picking Up Steam After Weak First Quarter
Economic Conditions

U.S. Economy Picking Up Steam After Weak First Quarter

Data suggest the economic outlook has brightened thanks to a low in jobless claims, a rise in consumer spending and a solid increase in wages.
Regulation A+ Is Not the Savior of Cash-Seeking Startups
Funding

Regulation A+ Is Not the Savior of Cash-Seeking Startups

A company really needs to be ready -- preferably venture backed and generating substantive revenue -- before considering this option.
Sally Outlaw
Tony Robbins: Money Lessons From Boxer 'Money' Mayweather
Wealth

Tony Robbins: Money Lessons From Boxer 'Money' Mayweather

This athlete's story reveals an important lesson about wealth building.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Startups: Don't Make These 3 Financial Mistakes
Startup Financing

Startups: Don't Make These 3 Financial Mistakes

How you manage your initial funds is critical, especially because many entrepreneurs use their life's savings to make the leap into independence.
Taylor M.
How to Protect Your Company From Your Business Partner's Divorce
Partnerships

How to Protect Your Company From Your Business Partner's Divorce

Make sure problems in one partner's personal life don't wreak professional havoc.
Steph Wagner
Warby Parker Joins Billion-Dollar Valuation Club After Latest $100 Million Funding Round
Funding

Warby Parker Joins Billion-Dollar Valuation Club After Latest $100 Million Funding Round

The glasses maker plans to use the cash to fund expansion of its fleet of physical storefronts.
Geoff Weiss
Why You Can't Afford to Be Bad at Bookkeeping
Tax Center

Why You Can't Afford to Be Bad at Bookkeeping

It's not fancy, but bookkeeping is critical to your business success.
Mark J. Kohler
Watch Out for These 9 Seed Funding Gotchas
Fundraising

Watch Out for These 9 Seed Funding Gotchas

Don't rush into fundraising too early or without a plan.
Alex Iskold
Here's How Much Twitter's Co-Founders Lost in the Earnings 'Leak'
Earnings Reports

Here's How Much Twitter's Co-Founders Lost in the Earnings 'Leak'

Ev Williams and Jack Dorsey said goodbye to, well, a lot.
Daniel Roberts
Is Life Insurance a Good Investment?
Insurance

Is Life Insurance a Good Investment?

Of course, it all depends.
Doug and Polly White
4 Ways to Keep Your Business and Personal Credit Separate (and Why You Should Do Just That)
Small Business Credit

4 Ways to Keep Your Business and Personal Credit Separate (and Why You Should Do Just That)

Take the time to build a credit profile for your company, so you don't jeopardize your personal credit.
Levi King
How Millennials Can Ease Their Financial Worries
Personal Finance

How Millennials Can Ease Their Financial Worries

Millennials may still have decades of earnings ahead of them and plenty of time to save for retirement, but many are still worried about their financial futures.