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How to Prep Your Startup for the Collapse of the Tech Bubble
Investments

How to Prep Your Startup for the Collapse of the Tech Bubble

Remember dot-com stocks? Three ways you can shore up your company ahead of the next big pop.
Rob Biederman
Tax Trouble? Avoid These 9 Common -- and Costly -- Mistakes.
Taxes

Tax Trouble? Avoid These 9 Common -- and Costly -- Mistakes.

Sound tax and accounting procedures are essential to growing a financially secure company. But multiple hiccups threaten the accuracy of these processes, elevating the risk of compliance penalties and reputational harm.
Anand Daga
How Much Money Do You Really Need to Borrow?
Entrepreneur Bank Search

How Much Money Do You Really Need to Borrow?

Before getting too deep into the process of a huge business loan, ask yourself these three tough questions.
Ami Kassar
Reduce These 9 Startup Risks for a Better Shot at Investor Funding
Investors

Reduce These 9 Startup Risks for a Better Shot at Investor Funding

Entrepreneurs can build leverage during negotiations by addressing these common causes of funders' anxieties.
Peter Gasca
Nobody Likes Their Mortgage But Paying It Off May Not Be the Smart Plan
Retirement Planning

Nobody Likes Their Mortgage But Paying It Off May Not Be the Smart Plan

Owning your home debt-free is a great feeling but money spent on extra mortgage payments isn't available for more lucrative investments.
Andrea Murad
Don't Even Think About M&A Until You've Mastered These 5 Practices
Mergers and Acquisitions

Don't Even Think About M&A Until You've Mastered These 5 Practices

Your hardest days as an entrepreneur will happen between your suitor's first email and shareholder approval, a year later.
Tasso Roumeliotis
W-2 or 1099? Why It Pays to Classify Your Employees Correctly.
Independent Contractors

W-2 or 1099? Why It Pays to Classify Your Employees Correctly.

At stake are taxes for the employer and sick days, vacation and other benefits for the employee.
Rebecca Cenni
Are Investment Advisors Worth the Investment?
Investing

Are Investment Advisors Worth the Investment?

When choosing how to put your money into the market, ask yourself how much you really want to walk away with.
Doug and Polly White
5 Steps to Identifying Potential Investors That Are Right for You
Pitching investors

5 Steps to Identifying Potential Investors That Are Right for You

While there are many options for fundraising, it doesn't make it easier to get capital. Here is how to make the process more productive and efficient.
Arie Abecassis
Square Raises More Money to Make Small-Business Loans
Cash Flow Center

Square Raises More Money to Make Small-Business Loans

In April, Square advanced nearly $25 million in capital.
Leena Rao
13 Reasons Why Your 401(k) Is Your Riskiest Investment
Cash Flow Center

13 Reasons Why Your 401(k) Is Your Riskiest Investment

The bedrock of retirement planning for millions of people is much shakier than most realize.
Garrett Gunderson
Which One of These Growth Curves Are You Following?
Growth

Which One of These Growth Curves Are You Following?

We often assume that life works in a linear fashion. Nope. There are two different types of growth.
James Clear
Before You Launch Your Kickstarter Campaign Do These 6 Things
Kickstarter

Before You Launch Your Kickstarter Campaign Do These 6 Things

To not fall flat on your face, make sure all your ducks are in a row before you hit that launch button.
Drew Hendricks
Late to the Party, Global Banks Try to Muscle Into India's Startup Boom
India

Late to the Party, Global Banks Try to Muscle Into India's Startup Boom

The banks missed out on the initial flurry of deal-making to their better-connected but much smaller domestic rivals.