Finance

Finance

Brace Yourself

Want to avoid getting hit by the IRS? Plan ahead.
Finance

Branching Out

An employee stock ownership plan is more than just a great way to boost morale-it's also a cheap source of growth capital.
Finance

What to Know <I>Before</I> You Try to Raise Capital

Don't meet with potential investors until you've taken these five important steps.
Finance

How to Take Advantage of Health Savings Accounts

Establish custodial HSAs that are tax-free to both your business and employees.
Finance

Do It Your Way

Tailor your portfolio with separately managed accounts.
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Dipping Into Your Retirement Fund to Start a Business

Is your 401(k) plan a good source of capital for your startup?
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Is Your Hobby a Legitimate Business?

If you're spending considerable time and making considerable profit with a part-time business, then Uncle Sam might want a piece.
Finance

The ABCs of Tax IDs

A legal expert answers a host of perplexing tax ID questions.
Finance

Cross That Bridge

Juggling growth and financial risk is one balancing act you can't afford not to master.
Finance

Good Funds Gone Bad

Should you dump shares of fund companies implicated in scandals?
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The 5 "Cs" of Raising Money From Banks

Do you know what banks look for when lending to entrepreneurs? If not, then it's time you learned the "five C's."
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At What Price?

Find out which cost-cutting ideas will help your business-and which will hurt it.
Finance

Reducing Your Overall Tax Bill

Save money by hiring family members and independent contractors.
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License to Profit

Could licensing your intellectual property provide the extra capital you've been looking for?
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Outsourcing Your Payroll

If handling payroll by yourself has become a hassle, maybe it's time to go with an outside service.