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Is Your Side Hustle a Hobby or a Business?

In today's world it may seem easy to start your own small business. Heck, all you need to do is find something to sell (be it goods or services), set up a website, and start working in your spare time, right? But how do you know if your side hustle...

JPMorgan Chase Starts In-House FinTech Incubator 3

Over the past few years JPMorgan Chase has had a somewhat turbulent relationship with FinTech but has seemingly come to embrace it more in recent months. To that point now comes news that the too-big-to-fail bank is launching an in-house incubator aimed at developing FinTech startups. According to Bloomberg the institution...

3 Tips for to Avoiding Extra Airline Fees 2

When it comes to getting across the country or even around the world there's really no better way than to do so than to fly. At the same time many Americans have become frustrated with airlines, making them some of the most despised companies in the country due to their...

The Benefits of Facebook Messenger for Small Businesses 2

Growing technologies such as mobile and social media have become important tools for entrepreneurs looking to grow their small businesses. In addition to advertising on social platforms that have become household names, new opportunities in the digital realm are popping up all the time for business owners to take advantage...

Why Babysitting Your 401(k) Can Be a Bad Idea

With the uncertainty surrounding the United Kingdom's referendum vote to leave the European Union — the so-called "Brexit" — wreaking havoc on markets around the world, now is likely a really bad time to look at your 401(k), IRA, or other retirement account balance. In fact, if you're still several years...

Brexit Panic Ensues as Uncertainty Grows 10

If there's one thing the market hates it's uncertainty. So when the United Kingdom surprisingly voted to leave the European Union (the first time a country has chosen to do so) their currency fell off a cliff, their Prime Minster offered his resignation, and markets around the world descended into chaos....

Ready to Swim? A Look at Your Options for Getting a Pool Loan 2

Is there anything better than a dip in the pool on a hot summer’s day? Today having a swimming pool on your property may seem like a luxury fit for only the “1%” among us. However there are actually a number of loan options available for average homeowners to finance...