As a small business owner, it’s vital to learn what copyright law requires of you and carefully comply.
How do you keep paying the bills when you’re quitting your job to start a business?
Benefit corporations are companies that prioritize the “triple bottom line” of environmental, social, and financial benefit.
In a leveraged buyout, not only is the purchase financed with debt, but the business itself becomes collateral for that debt.
Will the value of your life’s work be eroded by taxes? It takes careful planning to hand on your business while also minimizing tax burden.
It’s hard to plan for retirement when you don’t know how much you’ll need. Estimating your retirement income can help optimize your planning. The saving stage of retirement planning is […]
If you’re looking to maximize profits without losing customers, the right pricing can make a big difference. As a business owner, what you price your products is one of the […]
If you’ve been longing to stop working for the man and start your own business, the right preparation can help you avoid serious mistakes. Starting a business is always a […]
Money is nice to have, but your future is on shaky ground if you don’t also take care of your health. This webinar will address building a foundation by dreaming […]
Generally, private equity consists of a firm which collects investments from others before purchasing assets such as businesses.
No matter how dedicated you are to your business, there will come a time when you no longer want the responsibility of managing it. Before then, it’s vital to create […]
Your business is an investment, but shouldn’t be your whole retirement plan. Instead, make your business a part of your retirement plan.
Business owners need to think about retirement plans for two reasons. First, their employees often want to start saving for retirement and find 401(k) plans an attractive draw. Second, the […]
Successful entrepreneurs have a deep knowledge of the world of business finances. By educating yourself on everything from business structures to taxes, you set yourself and your business up for […]
If you own your own business, you may not be able to access a 401(k) through an employer. However, IRA limits can be too low. Don’t make the mistake of […]
As a business grows, owners have to balance multiple competing goals. On the one hand, you want to maximize profits, but on the other, you don’t want to lose too […]
Business owners, commission-based professionals, freelancers, and contractors often don’t make the same amount from month to month. Conventional budget advice and financial planning software often fails to account for the […]
The US federal government often contracts with small businesses. The government might turn out to be one of your top customers.
Many people believe the secret of financial success is a higher income or maybe a large inheritance. But even with these things, people often struggle because they aren’t managing their […]
It can be hard to grasp what financial planning means in the abstract. A better way to make sense of the process is to look at a few examples. Seeing […]
Parents of adults with disabilities often want to set aside funds for their child’s needs. But simply putting the money in your child’s name can disqualify them from the benefits […]
Confused about annuities? Learn about fixed, variable, and indexed annuities, and gain insights on their pros and cons as well as cash out and transfer options. Whether you’re planning for […]
If you own a small business, you probably deal with contracts all the time. Getting agreements in writing protects both you and everyone you do business with.
It’s an unfortunate truth that your top years for retirement savings are often some of the busiest years of your life. But if you put off savings till you’re less […]
As a disabled child nears adulthood, their parents worry about setting up the right structures to provide for their needs. How can they protect their child’s autonomy, provide for their […]
How you view the world has an impact on your finances. You can further your financial goals by adopting practices that embrace a strategic mindset. This webinar addresses developing a […]
Women face unique financial challenges, which can be hard to overcome when you’ve taken years out of the workforce, make less for the same work, or aren’t being taken seriously […]
Investing is a great way to turn a small amount of money into much more, but there are many ways to fail. There are a few investing practices that are […]
If you travel around to provide medical care, or if you work as a temporary contractor, your financial situation is much more complex than that of a permanent employee. How […]
Everyone has expenses, from bills to groceries. And most of us also have some debt. These drains on our resources are unavoidable to some extent, but it’s possible to reduce […]
Do you hear the same advice from every financial advisor or outlet? Are stocks, bonds, or mutual funds the only way to save for retirement? What about real estate, private […]
Life insurance has two main roles: to replace your income in case of your early death, and to play a role in your retirement plan with your spouse. Term life […]
Once you decide your business needs help, who do you hire? A bookkeeper, an accountant, or both?
A closet is a small part of your home, but when it’s organized and filled with the things you regularly use, it can be surprisingly empowering. By decluttering unused items […]
The recent collapse of Silicon Valley Bank and the takeover of Signature Bank are two of the biggest bank failures since the 2008 financial crisis. What caused these failures and […]
Once you’ve founded a small business, the next milestone is opening a business bank account. Here are a few tips about banking as a business.
When looking for steady, reliable income, many investors look at bonds. But bond yields are comparatively low. Dividends can have much higher yields, and some companies are quite reliable about […]
Recessions are bad for everyone, but if you have investments, it’s possible to minimize the risk. If your portfolio is ready to weather tough times, you’ll be able to sleep […]
When you were younger, retirement seemed no more than a distant dream. But now that it’s getting closer, you might start to worry. Are you ready? What more can you […]
A divorce is the end of a marriage. But it’s also the beginning of the rest of your life. As a woman, navigating your divorce means setting yourself up for […]
The average worker changes employers many times throughout their career. This can mean old retirement plans get left, still accruing earnings, but no longer accepting new contributions. If you have […]
A medical degree can help you achieve a good income, but it can also come with unique challenges. Advice for corporate employees may not be useful to you, but strategies […]
One way many business owners like to contribute is through corporate philanthropy—giving to charity as a business.
If you’re a successful professional, you may have built up a large amount of cash, but you may not know exactly what to do with your liquid assets. How should […]
A small business with a firm foundation can often weather a recession and come out the other side as strong as ever.
You will likely do most of your company’s tax work yourself at first. Are you up to the challenge of paying taxes as a small business owner?
If your remote employees work from out of state, does that mean you run a business in those states? What laws do you need to know?
Today, you have the choice of starting an online business or a brick-and-mortar shop, or even both. Which fits with your goals?
Some financial advice assumes making money is your biggest priority. But many of us are looking to do good with the things we have rather than placing them as our […]
In order to grow personal wealth, many pilots choose to hire a financial advisor. But what qualities are most necessary in an advisor? How can you choose one? What considerations […]