Cash and Accrual Accounting: Which Is Better for Small Businesses?

Cash and Accrual Accounting: Which Is Better for Small Businesses?

Yves-Marc Courtines from Boundless Advice explains the difference between cash vs. accrual accounting & helps you figure out which system is best for you.

Why it Matters to Keep Your Personal Finances Separate from Business Finances

Why it Matters to Keep Your Personal Finances Separate from Business Finances

You work hard for your money, right? You’ve spent countless hours building your business to what it is today. Yet, in one swoop, it could be all gone…along with all

Owning a Franchise a Great Option For Retirees

Owning a Franchise a Great Option For Retirees

Franchises for retirees can be found in countless industries, and they include various investment levels to suit your budget. If you're wondering whether a franchise is right for you, here are some tips on how to get started.

Should You Crowdfund Investments for Your New Business?

Should You Crowdfund Investments for Your New Business?

Here are some ideas on small business crowdfunding, including how it works and the pros and cons of this relatively new investment strategy.

​Why Your Small Business Should Start a Retirement Plan Now

​Why Your Small Business Should Start a Retirement Plan Now

As an entrepreneur, odds are you’re spending more time thinking about stepping into your business than stepping out of it and entering retirement. Though it might be difficult to focus

How to Start a Business as a Senior to Make Retirement Income

How to Start a Business as a Senior to Make Retirement Income

Thanks to extensive awareness created by both government and those in the financial services industry, seniors are now more aware than ever that they need to have enough funds to carry them

​Can I Deduct My Lunch? Business Deductions You Might Be Missing

​Can I Deduct My Lunch? Business Deductions You Might Be Missing

Freelancers and small business owners often wonder what is “safe” to use as business deductions to write off from their taxes. There is often a lot of confusion, uncertainty and

Entrepreneurs increasingly turning to SBA for loan backing

Entrepreneurs increasingly turning to SBA for loan backing

An increasing number of entrepreneurs are getting loans backed by the Small Business Administration to help them start a corporation, according to the Enterprise Ledger. Banking officials told the paper

Small businesses turning to angel investors

Small businesses turning to angel investors

Recent research by the Center for Venture Research shows that angel investors are helping more entrepreneurs than ever get the early-stage funding they need to start a corporation. The study

A Guide to Establishing a Retirement Plan

A Guide to Establishing a Retirement Plan

Entrepreneurs who have started an LLC, S-Corporation, C-Corporation or sole proprietorship can find retirement plan guidance on a website recently launched by the U.S. Department of Labor and the American