Entrepreneurs & Small Businesses

Entrepreneurs & Small Businesses

How the New Economic Stimulus Package Can Help Your Businesss

The Economic Stimulus Act of 2008, a $168 billion tax package designed to jump-start the economy, was signed into law…

Entrepreneurs & Small Businesses

The No-Cost Way to Publicize Your Business

So-called “news releases” are story ideas sent to media outlets in hopes of generating press coverage. They can be a…

Entrepreneurs & Small Businesses

Why Tough Times Are Good Times to Start a Business

You can do it for less than $5,000 The weak economy is making jobs harder to find. One option for…

Entrepreneurs & Small Businesses

What Mom & Pop Stores Can Teach Us All About Success

The secret to long-term success isn’t figuring out what works—it’s figuring out how to keep things working when conditions change,…

Entrepreneurs & Small Businesses

How to Avoid Disaster When Couples Become Business Partners

When every dollar counts—as it especially does in these tough economic times—many couples decide to go into business together. But…

Entrepreneurs & Small Businesses

Tax Strategies to Help Your Company Ride Out a Recession

Whether we’re in an actual recession (defined as two consecutive quarters of declining gross domestic product) or just an economic…

Entrepreneurs & Small Businesses

Is Your Business Renting Space?

How to maximize deductions When your business rents space, you’ll probably have to prepare that space for your use. It…

Entrepreneurs & Small Businesses

Want to Be an Entrepreneur?

Take this quiz You may think that you don’t have what it takes to be an entrepreneur, but maybe you…