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Court Says Zynga Co-Founder to Face Lawsuit
Legal Issues

Court Says Zynga Co-Founder to Face Lawsuit

Allegations say the creator of FarmVille breached his duty of loyalty to shareholders.
What Portion of Revenue Should Go to Payroll?
Ask the Money Guy

What Portion of Revenue Should Go to Payroll?

If you're wondering about how much money to put aside for payroll, read this.
Activist Investor Urging Yahoo and AOL Merger Discloses Stakes in Both Companies
Mergers

Activist Investor Urging Yahoo and AOL Merger Discloses Stakes in Both Companies

It claims a merger could create up to $1 billion in 'synergies.'
Craftsy, a Startup Synthesis of YouTube and Etsy, Cinches $50 Million in New Funding
MOOC

Craftsy, a Startup Synthesis of YouTube and Etsy, Cinches $50 Million in New Funding

The Denver-based company, which vends hundreds of video tutorials in various crafting fields, now counts $106 million in venture capital.
Geoff Weiss
The 9 Biggest Financial Warning Signs
Accounting

The 9 Biggest Financial Warning Signs

A few danger signs to tell you financial trouble is nearby (or that's it has already started).
Brian Hamilton
Richard Branson's Virgin America Soars in Market Debut
IPO

Richard Branson's Virgin America Soars in Market Debut

It underscores the buoyant mood in an industry that is emerging from a long spell of turbulence.
Need a Loan? Let's Look at Your LinkedIn Profile First.
Young Entrepreneurs

Need a Loan? Let's Look at Your LinkedIn Profile First.

The startup Earnest, which has $15 million in financing from big-name investors, has an alternative way of determining who qualifies for a personal loan.
Michelle Goodman
A Disruptor Shakes Up Angel Investing
Angel Investing

A Disruptor Shakes Up Angel Investing

By connecting institutions with the earliest-stage startups, AngelList is upending the system.
How These Entrepreneurs Found a Catchy Way to Teach Students Financial Literacy
Personal Finance

How These Entrepreneurs Found a Catchy Way to Teach Students Financial Literacy

Flocabulary, a company that makes educational hip-hop songs and videos for grades K-12, will use the same medium to teach kids about personal finance.
Laura Entis
7 Steps to an Equity-Crowdfunding Offering
Equity crowdfunding

7 Steps to an Equity-Crowdfunding Offering

Under the JOBS Act, small companies can now sell shares to accredited investors. Here's how to do it.
Gil Michel-Garcia
S-Corps and Money Savings: What to Know
Business Structures

S-Corps and Money Savings: What to Know

CPA Mark Kohler explains the connection between business structures and tax savings.
Carly Okyle
Entrepreneurs Pump Brakes on IPOs Amid Investor Uncertainty
IPOs

Entrepreneurs Pump Brakes on IPOs Amid Investor Uncertainty

Volatile market conditions have investors thinking twice, and companies pushing back their plans to go public.
Katie Roof
This Group Aims to Connect Socially Responsible Startups With 'Retail' Investors
Impact Investing

This Group Aims to Connect Socially Responsible Startups With 'Retail' Investors

The TriLinc Global Impact Fund looks for established social enterprises in stable emerging markets that are ripe for growth capital.
Jessica Pothering
Who Invests in Private Companies and How Do You Reach Them?
Investing

Who Invests in Private Companies and How Do You Reach Them?

Now is an unrivaled time to be an entrepreneur seeking financing. Here are some routes to taking advantage.
Joanna Schwartz