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Prepare for the Sale of a Business in 6 Steps
Selling a Business

Prepare for the Sale of a Business in 6 Steps

To potentially maximize the value of a deal and protect your assets, put a strategic plan in place before any papers are signed.
Mary Martuscelli
4 Money Mistakes Made by Businesses That Are Always Short on Funds
Money Management

4 Money Mistakes Made by Businesses That Are Always Short on Funds

Cash-strapped businesses that adopt transparent accounting and disciplined spending often find they have more cash than they realized.
Andrew Cravenho
Inside the 'Shark Tank' Fight That Caused Three Investors to Storm Off the Set
Shark Tank

Inside the 'Shark Tank' Fight That Caused Three Investors to Storm Off the Set

The entrepreneur left happy with the deal he had wanted. The same couldn't be said for some of the 'sharks.'
Richard Feloni
The Credit-Card Survival Kit Your Small Business Needs (Infographic)
Infographics

The Credit-Card Survival Kit Your Small Business Needs (Infographic)

A credit card can be very helpful to a fledgling small business, if you know how to make the most of it.
Carly Okyle
5 Questions to Ask About Your Financial Model to Add Real Value To Your Startup
Finance

5 Questions to Ask About Your Financial Model to Add Real Value To Your Startup

For maximum value with the least effort, focus on only the "what ifs" that are the highest priority in your mind for your own startup.
Martin Zwilling
Looking for Funding? Consider These 3 Must-Know Tips for Startups.
VC 100

Looking for Funding? Consider These 3 Must-Know Tips for Startups.

Bridge the vast gulf between a 'cool product' and an 'investable company.'
David S. Rose
3 of the Worst Millennial Money Habits
Money Management

3 of the Worst Millennial Money Habits

These habits are worth breaking -- now.
This Alternative Financing Avenue Allows You to Tap Into Retirement Funds
Finance

This Alternative Financing Avenue Allows You to Tap Into Retirement Funds

Rollovers as business startups can be a sound capitalization strategy, but it does expose you to a risk of loss of retirement funds.
David Nilssen
Why Larger VC Deals Mean More Pressure for Startups
VC 100

Why Larger VC Deals Mean More Pressure for Startups

Discover what valuation trends dominated venture capital last year and what those numbers mean for startups.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
The Dating App That Refused Mark Cuban's $30 Million Buyout Offer Just Raised $7.8 Million in Funding
Funding

The Dating App That Refused Mark Cuban's $30 Million Buyout Offer Just Raised $7.8 Million in Funding

Cuban asked the three sisters behind the dating app if they'd sell it to him outright, but they refused.
Laura Entis
How to Pick Equity Crowdfunding Investments
Equity crowdfunding

How to Pick Equity Crowdfunding Investments

Once these investments are allowed, the trick will be knowing which companies to back.
Scott Shane
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