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Entrepreneurs Don't See Business Financing the Way Lenders Do and It's Costing Them
Financing

Entrepreneurs Don't See Business Financing the Way Lenders Do and It's Costing Them

Many small-business owners are stressed about cash flow because they don't understand how banks assess whether they're a good bet.
Lisa Stevens
4 New Ways to Self-Fund Your Startup
Startup Funding

4 New Ways to Self-Fund Your Startup

Bootstrapping is a perfectly viable option, unless you're launching a business that needs staff, equipment or contractors, in which case you need money.
Dan Blacharski
Trump's Tax Plan: The Top 3 Things You Need To Know
Taxes

Trump's Tax Plan: The Top 3 Things You Need To Know

Many are wondering what changes President Trump will make now that he's been officially sworn into office.
Hurdlr
3 Industries Being Disrupted by Crowdfunding
Crowdfunding

3 Industries Being Disrupted by Crowdfunding

Crowdfunding is rearranging the way that entrepreneurs finance their creative endeavors, whether they're artists or engineers.
Andrew Medal
How Putting Profit First Prevents Entrepreneurial Crises
Finance

How Putting Profit First Prevents Entrepreneurial Crises

I could have avoided a million-dollar bank scare with the strategies in Mike Michalowicz's book, Profit First.
Roger Dooley
4 Trends Transforming Online Business Lending
Small Business Lending

4 Trends Transforming Online Business Lending

It's hard to say for certain what online business lending will look like, but we can be pretty sure that it's here to stay.
Jared Hecht
Lines of Credit: Online Lenders vs. Traditional Banks
Small Business Loans

Lines of Credit: Online Lenders vs. Traditional Banks

If you go to an online lender looking for a line of credit similar to what you'd find at the bank, don't be surprised if what you're offered looks a bit different.
Jared Hecht
What Nobody Tells You About Taking VC Money
Venture Capital

What Nobody Tells You About Taking VC Money

You don't need venture capitalists to make it; all you need is an entrepreneurial spirit and a strong grasp of your goals.
Tony Scherba
What Comic Book Villains Can Teach Us About Investment Mistakes
Investing strategies

What Comic Book Villains Can Teach Us About Investment Mistakes

Learn what not to do from the Joker, Red Skull and more.
Henri Steenkamp
2-Minute Tax Tip: What's an Educational IRA?
Finance

2-Minute Tax Tip: What's an Educational IRA?

Mark J. Kohler breaks down five benefits of the flexible Educational IRA.
Mark J. Kohler
How to (Legally) Deduct Your Next Business Trip
Business Travel

How to (Legally) Deduct Your Next Business Trip

Remember, you can't legally deduct a trip to the Bahamas in which you have a half day of meetings, then take five days of R&R on the beach sipping margaritas.
Anna Johansson
Investing 101: A Quick Guide to Savings Accounts
Savings

Investing 101: A Quick Guide to Savings Accounts

What you need to know (and ask) when putting your money into a savings account.
Nicole Lapin
How Your Personal Credit Score Can Impact Your Business
Credit

How Your Personal Credit Score Can Impact Your Business

As a business owner, credit may be a tool that can help your business grow to new heights, but it can also be a difficult concept to master.
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