News and Articles About Personal Finance
A record-high stock market exposes the suckers. Don't be one of them.
While most people have some savings, 40 percent of Americans are not prepared for major life events like retirement.
Many workers ages 45 to 74 plan to start a business in later life, finds a new AARP survey.
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.
A recent panel of angel investors, venture capitalists and entrepreneurs discussed why the cryptocurrency could be a transformative technology.
There is a load of hoopla over the latest Powerball jackpot, now up to $235 million. But from a business standpoint, these kinds of lottery awards can be nothing but trouble.
How redirecting even 10 percent of consumer spending from chains to local small businesses can boost local economies and create jobs.
After a two-year standoff, lawmakers vote to formally install the former Ohio Attorney General at the helm of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
Here's a look at your odds of being audited. And how you can tell if you might be next.
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.
Here are some of the key issues to consider before starting your application.
Start cleaning up your credit rating and improving your credit scores with these smart tips from a personal finance expert.
With this year's tax season happily in your rearview, now's the time to make your next tax time easier. Here are some tips.
America may be falling behind the rest of the world when it comes to creating entrepreneurial wealth, a study shows.
Here's a look at three common scenarios an entrepreneur may face and possible solutions for divorce-proofing your company.
Why not apply the money principles you use for business to your personal finances?
A new report from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau raises questions about overdraft practices at some financial institutions.
Two U.S. accounting organizations aim to give business owners streamlined options for financial reporting.
After reviewing more than 1,000 credit cards, credit-card comparison website CardHub.com releases an analysis of which credit cards are best for entrepreneurs and why.
Not everything in your credit history has to show up on your credit report. Here's how to convince your creditors to remove or modify negative information.
Being aware of your 'money personality' may help you make better choices for your business.
Health insurance isn't a nice perk, it's a requirement for anyone choosing to go it alone as an entrepreneur.
Starting your own business often means thankless hours, measly pay and the stress of being at the helm. Yet entrepreneurs report greater job satisfaction than their employed counterparts. Here's why.
Without taking the proper steps to protect your company, you could be putting it at risk in the event of personal issues like a divorce or a car accident. Here are steps to help you plan ahead.
You need to be prepared should your company one day be faced with a lawsuit or accident. Here are four ways to make sure your personal finances are safeguarded from business liabilities.