Money

Finance

The Tax Benefits of Family Employees

Our expert explains the tax laws that'll save you money by employing members of your family.
Starting a Business

Using Credit Cards to Fund Your Business

Know the risks you face before you take the plunge into credit-card debt.
Starting a Business

How to Attract VC Investors

Take a sneak peek into the minds of some top VC investors to find out what they really look for in a "fundable" business.
Starting a Business

Avoid Cash Squeezes With Smart Payment Policies

By closely monitoring the way you get paid, you can take control of your cash flow and avoid coming up short.
Finance

The ABCs of Online Sales Tax

Find out exactly what you should be charging--and paying--when conducting business online.
Starting a Business

6 Sources of Bootstrap Financing

Whether you're just starting out or you've been in business for years, if you need cash, consider these bootstrapping ideas.
Finance

The Basics of Money Management

Before you start making money, you've got to figure out how you're going to accept payments, establish payment and credit terms, and manage your finances. This how-to will help.
Starting a Business

25 Ways to Save Money in Your Home-Based Business

Add financial wizardry to your entrepreneurial repertoire with these cost-reduction tips.
Starting a Business

How to Forecast Revenue and Growth

When starting out, financial forecasts may seem overwhelming. We'll help you conquer the numbers with this easy-to-follow guide to forecasting revenues and expenses during startup.
Finance

Drafting Your Budget

Save time and money by preparing the right financial plan for your business.
Starting a Business

How to Value Your Startup

These three steps will help you determine what your new business is worth.
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

Reducing Your Overall Tax Bill

Save money by hiring family members and independent contractors.
Finance

Setting the Right Price

How to balance costs and profits when charging for the items you sell
Finance

Setting up Your Business to Receive Payments

Before you accept cash, checks and charges from your customers, there are some things you must know.