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The Move to Video and How Small Businesses Can Take Advantage

While blogs and basic social media posts are still important tools for small business owners, there's a major shift toward video happening before our very eyes. Despite some perceived obstacles, such as investing in equipment and potentially hiring production staff, the truth is that entrepreneurs can start creating video content...

Money at 30: 'Fall'ing Back Into Good Financial Habits

Now that the summer is over, it's time to 'fall' back into good financial habits. Okay that was super corny and autumn doesn't officially begin until the 22nd, but the sentiment remains the same. A lot of time the summer season means parties, vacations, and other events that can lead...

Preparing Your Finances for a Natural Disaster

In recent weeks the United States has watched as Hurricane Harvey left areas of Texas and Lousiana with devastating floods and as Hurricane Irma led to severe wind damage in Florida and many Atlantic islands. These heartbreaking images remind us how powerful Mother Nature can be but also remind us...

Square Wants to Be a Bank Too

Square's plan to open a banking wing isn't exactly out of left field. While it may mostly be known for its small business point of sale solutions, they've also offered small business loans since 2014 under their Square Capital initiative.

Top 10 Personal Finance Articles of the Month — August 2017

Just as this time of year is often associated with back to school, August found many bloggers returning to the basics of personal finance including budgeting, credit scores, and retirement savings. Despite these being well-worn subjects at this point, the clever writers on this list managed to bring new insight...

Money at 30: When Pride Gets in the Way of Finance

Having pride is often a good thing. That said, being overly proud could lead to your downfall. When it comes to handling changes in your lifestyle, asking friends and family for help, or perhaps going back to a job you just left, setting your pride aside is often the first...

Small Business Growing Pains and How to Overcome Them

Growing pains are a normal part of running a successful small business. That said, these challenges are something that need to be considered ahead of time in order to resolve them as quickly as possible when they do arise.

Twenty-Year-Olds Aren't Spending Like They Used To

Given the reputation Millennials get in the media and in our collective minds, it may surprise you to discover that young adults apparently have a good grasp on personal finance best practices and aren't the spending machines you'd expect. While the generation is surely saddled with a number of financial...