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5 Steps to Take Control of Your Personal Finances

5 Steps to Take Control of Your Personal Finances

Being well-informed about your personal finance choices and decisions will help you be smarter about your money. Here's how to stay educated.
Past, Present and Future of Customer Payments (Infographic)

Past, Present and Future of Customer Payments (Infographic)

From bartering to bitcoins, this fun graphic takes a look at the long evolution of how customers pay for what they want.
How Your Mobile App Can Make More Money

How Your Mobile App Can Make More Money

Choosing the right pricing strategy will help you maximize your profits. Here are four options and why each one might be right for you.
Why Friends And Family Are Your Worst Business Enemies

Why Friends And Family Are Your Worst Business Enemies

Investing with friends and family is usually a recipe for disaster. If you're going to go for it, here are some essential legal steps to keep your finances and friendships from falling apart.
Bitcoin Basics: What it Is and How it Works (Motiongraphic)

Bitcoin Basics: What it Is and How it Works (Motiongraphic)

Virtual currency Bitcoin has been making headlines recently. Don't worry if you still don't know what it's all about. This motiongraphic breaks it down.
7 Things You Need to Do With Your Money Right Now

7 Things You Need to Do With Your Money Right Now

When you're busy running a business, taking care of your personal finances can easily get ignored. Here are seven easy steps to keep you on the ball.
How to Play the Numbers Game and Win

How to Play the Numbers Game and Win

Knowing your break-even point and how to get there will help get your business on the right foot.
The Best Place to Put Your Money? Other People's Businesses. Really.

The Best Place to Put Your Money? Other People's Businesses. Really.

Be smarter about how you're investing your money with this approach you might be overlooking.
U.S. Regulators Aim to Close 'Wild West' Frontier of Bitcoin

U.S. Regulators Aim to Close 'Wild West' Frontier of Bitcoin

Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies have the U.S. government in a tizzy. Here's our deep dive on what recent developments mean for digital currencies.
Yahoo Overpays Tumblr's David Karp By Another $81 Million

Yahoo Overpays Tumblr's David Karp By Another $81 Million

After paying $250 million to Tumblr's founder, Marissa Mayer has decided to waste another $81 million to get him to stick around.
Top 3 Small-Business Challenges (Infographic)

Top 3 Small-Business Challenges (Infographic)

Business owners are optimistic about the U.S. economy improving and want to grow their business, but they face significant hurdles in doing so, a new report shows.
How to Start a Business With Student Loans and Not Go Broke

How to Start a Business With Student Loans and Not Go Broke

Launching a business when you have thousands of dollars in debt is a tricky move. Here's what you should know before you take the leap.
4 Kinds of Fraud That Could Destroy Your Business

4 Kinds of Fraud That Could Destroy Your Business

Nearly half of entrepreneurs experience fraud at some point in their business's life. Here are four common types of fraud to watch out for and how to avoid them.
Companies to Disclose CEO Pay Vs. Employee Pay

Companies to Disclose CEO Pay Vs. Employee Pay

Think it'd be nice to know how much a CEO makes compared with his or her typical employee? Well, you're going to find out soon.
Investors See Opportunities in Bitcoin's High-Risk Market

Investors See Opportunities in Bitcoin's High-Risk Market

A recent panel of angel investors, venture capitalists and entrepreneurs discussed why the cryptocurrency could be a transformative technology.
Looking for a Bank Loan? Don't Forget About the Little Guys

Looking for a Bank Loan? Don't Forget About the Little Guys

A new report says the growth rate of lending at smaller banks surpassed that of their larger peers in the second quarter.
How Big Businesses Slash Taxes With R&D Credit -- and How Yours Can, Too

How Big Businesses Slash Taxes With R&D Credit -- and How Yours Can, Too

A look at how small businesses can take advantage of the research and development tax credit to cut their taxes and improve their bottom lines.

Online Lending Alternatives You Shouldn't Be Ignoring

Short and long-term online lending options could be your answer to funding your startup. Here's what you need to know about them.
10 Secrets to Successfully Pitching Investors for Big Money

10 Secrets to Successfully Pitching Investors for Big Money

A great idea doesn't cost a thing, but parlaying it into a growing business doesn't come cheap. Here's a guide to nabbing the cash you need.

Software and Biotech Companies Lead the Pack in VC Funding

Venture-capital funding increased slightly in the second quarter from the previous quarter, according to a new report.

VC Funding of U.S. Companies Falls to Lowest Level in 3 Years

Venture-capital funding has declined sharply year-over-year in the second quarter, according to the latest data from Dow Jones VentureSource.
Say What? PayPal Accidentally Credits Man $92 Quadrillion

Say What? PayPal Accidentally Credits Man $92 Quadrillion

Accounting error makes Pennsylvania man the richest person on the planet -- if only for an instant.

Rising Gas Prices Fuel a Jump in U.S. Consumer Costs

Gasoline prices in June rose by their highest rate in four months, fueling an overall rise in U.S. consumer prices.
The 3 Dashboards You Must Have for Your Business Now

The 3 Dashboards You Must Have for Your Business Now

It's important to have hard figures on how your business is doing at your finger tips. Keeping track of these numbers doesn't have to take time. Here are three dashboards that will do the work for you.

Investment Playbook: 4 Factors to Consider Before Investing

Investing in a startup means putting your faith and money in another person's vision. Here are some key factors to keep in mind before taking the plunge.

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