Cash Flow

Finance

Why You Need an Accountant

Our startup expert explains how to work with one of the new professionals in your business life.
Finance

How to Calculate Your Breakeven Point

You need to keep this figure as low as possible. But do you know how to calculate the breakeven point when you sell multiple products?
Finance

Wireless Payment Processing for Your Business

Like every other technology under the sun, payment processing is going wireless. But is it a good investment for your business?
Growth Strategies

How Intangible Assets Affect Business Value

When pricing your business for sale, intangible assets can be even more important than tangible property.
Finance

Offering Debit Payment Options

Make it easy for customers to pay you by providing debit transaction access.
Finance

It's Payback Time

Are your deadbeat debtors getting you down? Don't get mad, get even.
Starting a Business

Keep Your Banker Informed

Here's how to establish a good working relationship with your banker from the start.
Finance

5 Common Budgeting Mistakes

Avoid these errors to avoid financial nightmares.
Finance

Cash Crunch

Don't let investors and lenders use that old "it's the economy" line as justification to put the squeeze on your business.
Finance

Hidden Treasure

Your search for capital should start in the nooks, crannies, equipment and real estate your business already has.
Starting a Business

To Say the Leased

Ownership is overrated. Could leasing be the answer to the tough economy?
Finance

The Risks of Accepting Checks

Bounced checks, fraudulent check writers--these problems can potentially cost you big bucks. Follow these guidelines to reduce your risk.
Finance

Taking Credit

Card issuers are really rolling out the red carpet for their business customers, but is there a catch? Not if you act responsibly.
Finance

What's Your Company Worth?

Whether you're selling your business, getting insurance or sorting through estate taxes, knowing your business's value comes in handy.
Finance

Protecting Your Company's Most Important Assets

Think of your company's intangible assets as the foundation of your business. Without them, you've just got a pile of rubble.