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Small Business Owners Plan to Increase Their Social Media Efforts

While popular platforms like Facebook, Twitter, and others have made it easier for businesses to market themselves and communicate with customers, the constant evolution of these platforms can make it difficult to keep up.

Money at 30: 4 Things I Learned About Rental Cars as a First Timer 3

All in all, renting my first car wasn't quite as intimidating as my nervous little brain was anticipating. That said I did still manage to avoid making a mistake or two along the way with what I believe were some smart moves on my part.

Starbucks' Mobile Payment Option Tops Apple, Google

When Apple debuted Apple Pay in 2014, it was seen as a breakthrough for mobile payments that would help the technology catch on in the mainstream. While that's happened to a certain degree, adoption has been slower than some may have predicted.

Small Business Resale Prices are Climbing

Overall, following the passage of the recent tax bill and the continued strength of the economy, it does seem like a good time to be a small business owner. Of course, for those entrepreneurs ready to hang up their hats or move onto other projects, now could also be a...

PayPal Takes on Square with iZettle Acquisition

Not only is PayPal's purchase of iZettle a strong move for the company but is likely also a win for FinTech and small businesses. That's because, with the increased competition Square faces from a combined iZettle and PayPal, you can expect that all parties will be looking to innovate and...

Summer Travelers Expected to Spend Upwards of $6,000

The average amount a U.S. adult will spend on their summer vacation this year is $6,237. Unfortunately it seems that spending that money doesn't go down so easily with everyone. In fact 40% of respondents admit that they often think about their post-travel credit cards bills while on vacation.

Very Few Think the Globally Economy Will Be Stronger in a Year 1

According to the latest Bank of America-Merrill Lynch survey of fund managers, a mere 1% suggest the global economy will be better off in a year. Not only does that response mark the lowest optimism since February of 2016 but is also a stark contrast to last year when 40%...

Money at 30: 4 Tips for Eating Healthy While Still Saving Money 4

As a trip to your local Whole Foods will tell you, shopping for healthy foods is rarely a cheap endeavor. However there are still a few changes you can make to your shopping list and diet that could be a step in the right direction for your health while still...