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Confessions of a Cheating Nation: One in Four Have Stolen From Their Employers
Growth Strategies

Confessions of a Cheating Nation: One in Four Have Stolen From Their Employers

A new survey of 2,000 adults released today show that one quarter of respondents admit to stealing from their boss.
Catherine Clifford
Why You Should Keep Business and Personal Expenses Separate
Finance

Why You Should Keep Business and Personal Expenses Separate

Mixing business expenses with your personal life can get messy fast.
J.D. Roth
What to Know About Changes to the Home-Office Deduction
Finance

What to Know About Changes to the Home-Office Deduction

There are changes to how you can deduct the home space you use for your business. Here's what you need to know.
Barbara Weltman
Will Investors Ever Learn to Avoid Money-Losing Companies?
Finance

Will Investors Ever Learn to Avoid Money-Losing Companies?

When a company is losing money, the sky's the limit when it comes to predicting how bright its future will be.
Peter S. Cohan
Tips for Investing in Emerging Markets (Infographic)
Finance

Tips for Investing in Emerging Markets (Infographic)

Investors are increasingly turning to emerging markets for new sources of revenue. Check out this infographic for key tips and trends that can help you invest wisely.
Kate Taylor
The Basics of Home Equity Financing
Finance

The Basics of Home Equity Financing

Raise money for your business from your house, but beware of losing the roof over your head.
How a Good Credit Score Can Save You More Than $100,000
Finance

How a Good Credit Score Can Save You More Than $100,000

Your credit score is important when it comes to managing your personal finances. Here's how to take better control of it.
Brittney Castro
Why You Shouldn't Take Business Advice From Your CPA
Growth Strategies

Why You Shouldn't Take Business Advice From Your CPA

Your CPA might try to convince you he's a business expert. Don't believe him.
Gene Marks
Finance

The Basics of Using Credit Cards to Fund Your New Business

Don't swipe the plastic too carelessly, because it's a double-edged sword.
Why You Should Be Investing Your Money In Real Estate
Finance

Why You Should Be Investing Your Money In Real Estate

The way you invest your profits is key to your future success. Real estate investing should be a key part of your portfolio. Here's why.
Mark J. Kohler
3 Free Personal Finance Apps to Help You Manage Your Money
Finance

3 Free Personal Finance Apps to Help You Manage Your Money

Use these tools to help stay on-budget and save your hard-earned cash.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
3 Ways to Determine Your Own Salary
Finance

3 Ways to Determine Your Own Salary

You probably didn't launch a business to make less money than you did at your last job. Here's how to answer the tricky question of cutting yourself a paycheck.
J.D. Roth
The Ins and Outs of Raising Money From Friends and Family
Finance

The Ins and Outs of Raising Money From Friends and Family

Make your personal network your first investors, but don't make it too informal.
Finance

How to Fix Mistakes on Your Credit Report

Are the errors you find while reviewing your credit reports fixable? Some are, and one personal finance expert outlines the steps you can take to correct the problems.
Jason R. Rich