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Wrapping up 2012, five hundred and thirty-six active portals existed worldwide, a number that has since skyrocketed due to an enormous amount of media attention and a Western push towards equity crowdfunding. Compared to 2004, for instance, crowdfunding-related headlines appear 9,990% more often to Read More
In the UK, banks are being mandated to refer declined small business loan applicants to alternative sources of capital. Could a similar move in the US be beneficial? Read More
By Mark Halstead

Cash flow concerns keep many a company director awake at night and the process of juggling payments can put huge pressure on any financial situation. There are of course many different methods of solving these issues but it’s no secret that traditional routes to finance have in Read More

Bitcoin a Modern Gold Rush? #infographic

Bitcoin a Modern Gold Rush? #infographic Avatar Posted by SaadAhmadkhan under Finance
From http://www.visualistan.com 7 days ago
Made Hot by: maestro68 on August 25, 2014 10:35 am
To strike it rich or hash it rich? The recent scramble for Bitcoin fortunes bears an odd resemblance to the Gold Rush of California in the mid-19th Century. But instead of shovels and buckets, these miners use computers and cryptography. While there has been a period of overnight Bitcoin fortunes, Read More

Manage Spending with Your Reloadable Debit Card

Manage Spending with Your Reloadable Debit Card Avatar Posted by AngelBiz under Finance
From http://www.smallbizviewpoints.com 12 days ago
Made Hot by: mikehartman1 on August 22, 2014 5:23 pm
Reloadable prepaid debit cards provide convenience and peace of mind to small business owners by offering multiple ways to use them and track usage. Read More
Alternative lending has been going through a Renaissance over the past few years. Even as the U.S. economy continues to get closer to a real recovery, access to traditional business financing for the nation’s smallest businesses (those with 20 or fewer employees) has hardly budged... Read More

12 Money-Saving Tips For Small Businesses

12 Money-Saving Tips For Small Businesses Avatar Posted by Sian Phillips under Finance
From http://tweakyourbiz.com 14 days ago
Made Hot by: mikehartman1 on August 18, 2014 7:21 am
By Joshua Geary

It is a well-known fact that small businesses cannot depend on anyone for cash. But if played right, business owners can dramatically cut costs, save money and ensure they are getting maximum return on their investments. The current economic situation has made business owners rea Read More

Women on Money - Time Money Magazine Poll

Women on Money - Time Money Magazine Poll Avatar Posted by lyceum under Finance
From http://objectiveargentum.com 25 days ago
Made Hot by: marketingvalue on August 11, 2014 7:02 pm
Time Money Magazine has created the following poll:

Who should be the first woman on American paper currency?

I casted my vote on Ayn Rand:

Ayn Rand, backed by an objective money standard, e.g., gold standard.
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Want to spy on your competitors? The information you need is publicly available and freely accessible.

In this article, I’ll show you the tools and techniques that will allow you to scope out the competition. You can even use these tips to analyze your own site. You might discover some things th Read More

Book Excerpt: Confessions Of A Professional Blogger

Book Excerpt: Confessions Of A Professional Blogger Avatar Posted by MMarquit under Finance
From http://winvesting.com 23 days ago
Made Hot by: blogexpert on August 9, 2014 1:07 pm
In her book, “Confessions Of A Professional Blogger,” Miranda Marquit shares the important lessons she’s learned as a professional blogger and freelance writer. Read More

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