Finances The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Finances en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Tue, 12 Aug 2014 15:30:00 GMT 5 Startup Tips to Avoid Cash Crash and Burn Entrepreneurs are an optimistic bunch -- a trait that could cloud your financial judgment. Here are five lessons to keep your business from becoming a cash casualty Tue, 12 Aug 2014 15:30:00 GMT Dan Yoo 3 Startups Offer New 'Microloan' Options for Entrepreneurs With Big Ambitions Big banks aren't so good with small loans. There are new options available for getting financing with minimal hassle on friendly terms. Tue, 05 Aug 2014 19:00:00 GMT Kari Luckett 4 Ways to Lessen the Pressure on Your Wallet Sometimes a solution is counterintuitive: Your fledgling business can save money by spending sums up front. Wed, 09 Jul 2014 20:00:00 GMT Rebekah Epstein A Beginner's Guide to Owning Bitcoin All the basics you need to know to (legally) score your first Bitcoin. Proceed with caution. Wed, 11 Jun 2014 19:34:00 GMT Kim Lachance Shandrow Don't Make These 10 Startup Mistakes Due to entrepreneurs' lack of experience, many startups end up in failure. Here's how to avoid disaster. Wed, 14 May 2014 21:30:00 GMT John Rampton Are You Financially Equipped to Run a Food Truck? Learn what type of monetary outlay comes with owning and operating a mobile food business. Thu, 08 May 2014 19:00:00 GMT Entrepreneur Press and Rich Mintzer Why Does It Still Feel Wrong to Make More Than Your Husband? Farnoosh Torabi, personal finance expert and author of 'When She Makes More,' earns significantly more than her husband. And society, starting with her very own mother, has a hard time with that. Thu, 01 May 2014 14:35:00 GMT Catherine Clifford You've Been an Intrapreneur. Are You Ready to Unleash Your Inner Entrepreneur? Find out the difference between the two roles from someone who has started a venture as his own company as well as worked on startups within firms. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 18:00:00 GMT Brent Daily Don't Let Disaster Devastate You. Take These 3 Steps Now. Plan ahead and hopefully you’ll never have to put your plan into action. But if you ever need it, you’ll be glad you have it. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 17:00:00 GMT Matthew Toren Make Financial Statements Useful With These 6 Tips Without accurate and up-to-date numbers, your business can suffer. Here's how to upgrade your reporting. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 15:00:00 GMT Doug and Polly White Has Your Startup Earned the Right to Buy Chairs? It may be common sense, but you should focus on what's actually important to your business, rather than aesthetics. Wed, 09 Apr 2014 18:30:00 GMT Tom Lotrecchiano and Joe Schmidt 8 Ways to Hit a Home Run When Pitching a New Product to a Major Corporation A startup approaching a large company to market its wares needs to be prepared in multiple ways. Follow this guidance from a venture capital firm. Fri, 04 Apr 2014 19:00:00 GMT Scott Goering Shoestring Budget? No Problem. Just Be Creative. An arts entrepreneur shares four lessons in innovating -- in art form and business style. Marshal resources and build personal connections. Tue, 01 Apr 2014 16:00:00 GMT Emily Wozniak 7 Sins of Newbie Entrepreneurs Following these sins could kill your business. Fortunately, there are simple solutions to fix these blunders. Sat, 08 Mar 2014 00:00:00 GMT Dana Brownlee Americans Are Struggling to Save A new survey found that two thirds of Americans have made 'fair' or 'no' progress in meeting their savings needs. Fri, 28 Feb 2014 21:00:00 GMT Sharon Epperson Owning a Home Is Getting More Expensive The estimated monthly house payment for a median-priced, three-bedroom home purchased at the end of 2013 was a whopping 21 percent higher than it was at the end of 2012, according to RealtyTrac. Thu, 27 Feb 2014 19:00:00 GMT Diana Olick 10 Interesting Investments to Make in Your 20s Before you have any serious financial obligations, here are some things to put your money in that will pay off later in life. Wed, 26 Feb 2014 18:30:00 GMT Anna James 7 Ways Your Employees Are Stealing From You Is one of your employees augmenting their paycheck -- at your expense? Here are some ways they may do just that. Fri, 21 Feb 2014 15:30:00 GMT Gene Marks What a CFO Taught My Startup About Projections From hockey-stick growth to flat lines, projections can run the gamut. For our series The Grind, the founder of S.W. Basics offers up advice about how she handled these, at times, elusive forecasts. Thu, 20 Feb 2014 12:30:00 GMT Adina Grigore Funding Your Business on Your Own? Learn From These 7 Entrepreneurs Seven entrepreneurs offer up bootstrapping-financial advice to those aspiring to start their own business. Mon, 17 Feb 2014 11:30:00 GMT Sujan Patel