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Jonathan Dyer

Jonathan Dyer

Author

Jonathan Dyer

I’m a small town guy living in Los Angeles looking to make solid financial decisions. I write for a number of finance websites, including HuffingtonPost and Business2Community. I founded DyerNews.com in 2015 to focus on personal finance and the emerging FinTech markets.

3 Things You Should be Doing to Promote Your Small Business Online

As you probably know, the Internet has been a boon for many small businesses around the world. The question then becomes, are you taking full advantage of it? Throughout this holiday season and well into the new year, you should strongly consider social media advertising, video content, and your own...

Top 10 Personal Finance Articles of the Month — November 2017

It’s time again for my favorite feature here on Dyer News: a look at my top 10 personal finance articles of the month. Holiday shopping tips, finance apps, the lease/finance/buy decision for smartphones, emergency funds, and some tax tips are among November's best personal finance related articles.

3 Tips for Giving and Getting at the Same Time

Shopping at retailers with special deals on gift cards or offer bonuses from your credit card, you can help stretch your gift budget and reward yourself.

Countdown to Small Business Saturday: Small Business Website Tools

Does your small business have a website? Sure, having a Facebook page and other social media profiles may seem like enough to some entrepreneurs, but there are more benefits to having a site of your own — from search traffic and SEO to e-commerce — that you may not have...

Are P2P Loans Actually "Predatory"?

A new report released by the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland is causing waves in the FinTech community as it makes some harsh claims about the practice of peer to peer (P2P) lending — also known as marketplace lending. Among those assertions is the idea that P2P lenders engage in...

4 Smart Ways to Use Your Credit Cards for Holiday Shopping

With Daylight Saving Time over, the air getting crisper, and grocery stores ordering turkeys by the truckload, it's becoming clear that the holiday season is just around the corner. In a few short weeks, the 2017 shopping season will officially commence — and many of us are already preparing our...

Top 10 Personal Finance Articles of the Month — October 2017

It’s time again for my favorite feature here on Dyer News: a look at my top 10 personal finance articles of the month. Like in many months prior, credit proved a popular topic once again, with many personal finance bloggers looking at the system itself and how consumers can navigate...

Countdown to Small Business Saturday: Social Media Tools

In today’s culture, the term “social media” is met either with groans or delight depending on the audience. Despite the seemingly increasing backlash against platforms like Twitter and Facebook, these outlets only continue to grow in audience. Furthermore there’s no doubt that social sites and apps have been a boon...