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Snapchat Seeks New Funding at Up to $19 Billion Valuation
Snapchat

Snapchat Seeks New Funding at Up to $19 Billion Valuation

The popular messaging app is looking to raise as much as $500 million.
The Steep Cost of Filing Your Taxes Late
Taxes

The Steep Cost of Filing Your Taxes Late

The IRS has an unofficial policy of cutting entrepreneurs a one-time break on late filing fees, but it's better not to count on it.
Cameron Keng
It's Chinese New Year: A Financial Astrologer on How to Prosper This Year
Prosper

It's Chinese New Year: A Financial Astrologer on How to Prosper This Year

What kind of economic year can we expect?
Dinah Eng
This Entrepreneur Plans to Save the World, $1 Trillion at a Time
Impact Investing

This Entrepreneur Plans to Save the World, $1 Trillion at a Time

Jigar Shah wants to help the environment -- and he's getting the money to make it happen.
Dennis Price
10 Student Discounts You Can Still Use After Graduating (Infographic)
Infographics

10 Student Discounts You Can Still Use After Graduating (Infographic)

When you're an entrepreneur, every penny counts. Recent grads looking to launch their own businesses can save a little money -- and still have a life -- by getting deals on everything from computers to movie tickets.
Carly Okyle
How FlashFunders Streamlines the Investor Roadshow
Startup Financing

How FlashFunders Streamlines the Investor Roadshow

The beta site has helped eight startups so far. Here's how it works.
Michelle Goodman
Will These 5 Models of Crowdfunding Replace Angel and VC Investors?
Crowdfunding

Will These 5 Models of Crowdfunding Replace Angel and VC Investors?

The crowdfunding term is used to encompass so many different concepts that everyone is confused.
Martin Zwilling
The Top 4 Reasons to File Taxes Early
Tax Tips

The Top 4 Reasons to File Taxes Early

Be ahead of the game -- to gain access to owed funds, avoid fraud and reduce errors.
John Hewitt
Should You Consider Hiring a Crowdfunding Consultant?
Crowdfunding

Should You Consider Hiring a Crowdfunding Consultant?

These advisers can be invaluable members of your team, or a complete waste of money. Ask these questions before making a decision.
Kendall Almerico
How Private Equity Investors Gave This 17-Year-Old Beauty Brand a $100 Million Makeover
Private equity

How Private Equity Investors Gave This 17-Year-Old Beauty Brand a $100 Million Makeover

When Laura Geller made the emotionally-wrought decision to take on private equity investors, it forever altered the trajectory of the cosmetics company she founded 17 years ago.
Geoff Weiss
Have a Scary Box of Receipts in Your Office? This Startup Wants to Help You Quickly Organize Your Finances.
Accounting

Have a Scary Box of Receipts in Your Office? This Startup Wants to Help You Quickly Organize Your Finances.

Financial management platform BodeTree is rolling out a feature that allows small-business owners to skip the shoebox full of receipts, skip the accounting software and go directly to a clean, sorted financial dashboard.
Catherine Clifford
Richest Americans Prefer This Type of Credit Card
Credit Cards

Richest Americans Prefer This Type of Credit Card

Maybe you already have one in your wallet.
6 Tips for Overcoming a 'No' When Seeking Funding
Raising Capital

6 Tips for Overcoming a 'No' When Seeking Funding

Encountering a rejection from an angel investor, friend or crowdfunder can be disheartening. But it just may be a signal to try new approaches.
Jayson DeMers
4 Strategies for Getting Paid Faster
Ask the Money Guy

4 Strategies for Getting Paid Faster

The Money Guy has tips for shrinking the window of time between mailing an invoice and receiving some income.