Finance

The Best Mobile Apps To Succeed in Your Financial Goals

By | May 12, 2016 at 9:49 am

When most people think of saving money, they might jump immediately to sales, coupons, or something that involves a purchase. But the truth is, solutions to saving money might not be found where you expect them. In fact, mobile apps may be the secret…

Finance

Why JP Morgan’s CEO Worries About Tech Startups

By | Oct 18, 2015 at 4:00 pm

For many years, traditional banks have had little trouble attracting customers who needed to obtain loans. However, as most people can attest, the process can be stressful and time-consuming. Nevertheless, since that’s the way business has always been conducted, there were few if any…

Finance

5 Ways Tech Startups Can Save Money

By | Oct 16, 2015 at 6:00 pm

For a tech startup, one of the biggest challenges you face is, well, starting up. Getting out of the gates and developing your first product or selling your first service takes money – something most young entrepreneurs don’t have a lot of floating around….

Finance

3 Tips For First-Time Investment in Foreign Markets

By | Sep 30, 2015 at 10:00 pm

International investing can be a challenging endeavor. From currency conversions to foreign regulations, the process can involve a lot of hassle. However, most financial advisers strongly recommend having at least some foreign investments in a diversified portfolio.  Here are three options to consider for…

Entrepreneur

The End of Swipe-and-Sign Starts on October 1st

By | Sep 23, 2015 at 8:00 pm

The United States is without a doubt one of the most technologically evolved countries in the world. And yet, there are yet some areas in tech where the rest of the world outperforms America. The way credit card transactions work is a good example of this. The US is…

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Finance

Tech Tools That You Can Use To Make Tax Preparation Easy

By | Sep 2, 2015 at 9:00 pm

E-filing is nowadays used as opposed to the common practice of mailed-in returns and there are many tech tools that aid you in making tax preparation easier and faster. Whether you use apps or calculators, the result is making the entire process a lot less…

Finance

5 Most Important Financial Metrics for Startups

By | Aug 14, 2015 at 11:34 am

Small business success comes from planning, goal setting, and progress checkups. Businesses, small and large, use metrics to measure the progress of meeting goals. A metric is used to gain insight into how well your business is performing and to map the location of each…

Finance

Former Obama Tech Advisor: Bitcoin Could Transform Government (in 5 Quotes)

By | Jul 29, 2015 at 12:30 pm

Bitcoin, the digital currency infamous for wild swings in value and black market transactions, could have profound implications for the future of public services. Tech optimists at the highest levels of government are exploring how the same technology that makes bitcoin anonymous could make…

Finance

10 Due Diligence Tips for Business Acquisition and Buy Outs

By | Jun 28, 2015 at 12:00 pm

The acquisition of another business to bolster an already existing company is a fast, efficient way of achieving business growth almost overnight – that is, if it’s done correctly. And of course, given that a large proportion of acquisitions are undertaken due to there…

Finance

Trulioo Protects Startups from Credit Card Fraud

By | Jun 1, 2015 at 6:00 pm

Credit card fraud has a negative impact on businesses of all sizes, but it can be especially damaging for a startup. After all, people who own these small companies typically do not have a lot of money to help them deal with the losses…

Finance

The Best Financial Management Tools for Startups

By | May 13, 2015 at 9:00 am

Financial management may not be one of the most glamorous parts of starting up (assuming you consider pulling sober all-nighters, eating nothing but ramen for a year, and regularly going to meetings in unwashed clothes to be glamorous), but it’s arguably the most important. Because, unless…

Finance

This Startup Could Be The Final Credit Card Change You Make

By | Dec 18, 2014 at 10:00 am

If you are reading this now I would wager you probably have a credit card. I would wager you probably have multiple credit cards. I would wager you have probably used those credit cards throughout this festive holiday season to purchase gifts, gas, a…

Entrepreneur

If You Want to Get Funding, Shut Up and Listen to Your Customers [VIDEO]

By | Nov 2, 2014 at 8:00 pm

Startups can’t survive on an idea or a product on its own. At some point, founders need to find a way to get some funding. Whether that’s through raising a friends-and-family round, spearheading a crowdfunding campaign, or attracting potential angel investors or VCs, there comes…

Accounting

How to Organize Your Finances for Your Startup

By | Nov 1, 2014 at 10:00 am

Startups face a number of challenges before they can open their doors, whether it is a traditional brick-and-mortar storefront or a new online endeavor. Arguably one of the biggest hurdles we face hits us right in our wallet when we need to consider finance…