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5 Ways Entrepreneurs and Small Business Owners Are Bootstrapping Their Companies

Starting a small business is hard. And in today’s economy, getting the most for your money often equates to the creative distribution of your financial resources. That’s why so many entrepreneurs and small businesses are inventing ways to bootstrap their operations.  Luckily, there are a number of affordable tools and strategies that cost little but […]

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3 Critical Financial Steps to Starting a Local Business

Starting a business is an exhilarating time. It can also be a very stressful and busy time. As a local business owner, you often end up wearing all of the hats (CEO, Accounting, HR, Marketing, etc.) in the beginning due to lack of funding early on. In all honestly, this isn’t such a bad thing […]

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Cannes Notebook: Talking Money With the Stars

Filed under: People, MediaCANNES, France — The Price of Fame’s Cannes Film Festival notebook overflowed with monetary morsels about movers and shakers in the movies. Here are a few choice leftovers.

Go Ask ‘Alice’

Actress Mia Wasikowska — who sta…

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Fannie and Freddie Narrow Earnings Losses, Request More Aid

Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac both narrowed their losses in the fourth quarter of 2010. But they aren’t out of the woods yet: Both of the government-sponsored home-mortgage buyers have requested higher amounts of new federal aid th…

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Take Your Banker Out to Lunch

Starting a small business means having as many allies as possible and few allies are as important to new business owners as the banker.

It always pays to be on the good side of the person who has a say over whether or not your emerging business will be extended the loan it needs to get […]

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