Tag: SMALL

Small businesses had to adapt in the pandemic: some innovations that we’ll continue to see

“If you make it through this, you ask, you learn, you adapt, and I think it only makes you stronger,” says Keith Hall, president and...

5 reasons you should gift to your children now

In 2020, some family business owners held off on preparing gifting programs that would transfer assets from them to their children to see which way...

The Cost of Covid-19 Treatment Has Left Families Destitute Around the World

The continuing spread of Covid-19 in poor countries hasn’t only truncated hopes for an economic recovery. It has also bankrupted families who had to spend...

Opinion: Biden’s plan to raise capital-gains taxes on the rich is good politics but bad economics

The leak about the second phase of proposed tax increases concerning capital gains pushed the investor community into a frenzy. While the details of the...

My daughter was a TV star and saved $1 million. If she buys a home and moves in with her boyfriend, will he have a claim?

Dear Quentin, My daughter was a TV starlet in her youth, and thanks to the magic of compound investing, has a large amount of cash...

Opinion: Raise the minimum wage to $12 an hour

Democrats want to raise the minimum wage to $15 an hour to address inequality, but that might not be the best way to fix that problem. Conservative—and...

Opinion: 5 tax-related policies Biden can push to help small businesses truly recover from COVID-19

As President Joe Biden and his administration establish their plans to combat the pandemic and revive the economy, one thing cannot be understated—small businesses and...

The U.S. must tap this powerful tool to loosen the COVID-19 vaccine logjam

One key to unlocking the logjam of COVID-19 vaccines is in plain view but so far overlooked: the neighborhood retail pharmacy.  As of Monday,  9...

Paycheck protection program has gone from business lifesaver to a mess

The Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) was designed to be a lifeline for the businesses caught in the waves of the COVID-19 pandemic. But rather than...

‘Agriculture laws need reform but not at the expense of small farmers’ | India News

The new farm laws have sparked off a bitter confrontation between farmers’ unions and the Centre. TOI brings you both sides of the debate– Kaushik...

I stayed in an Airbnb on my parents’ street for Thanksgiving. My mom pleaded with me NOT to write a bad review. What do I do?

Dear Moneyist, I didn’t want to put my parents at risk for Thanksgiving, so I booked a house on their street two months ago and...

Mnuchin pulls plug on some coronavirus emergency lending programs over Fed’s objections

Secretary of the Treasury Steven Mnuchin, left, and Federal Reserve Board Chairman Jerome Powell. AFP/Getty Images Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Thursday that he won’t...

Amazon-backed food delivery startup Deliveroo could be heading toward a 2021 IPO, Bloomberg reports

The coronavirus pandemic has proved to be a boom for food delivery, with millions of housebound consumers ratcheting up demand for the convenience service. Gerard...

After his latest firing, this cannabis entrepreneur raised $150 million for a hemp venture — during a pandemic

After being fired from his last two jobs, Canadian entrepreneur Bruce Linton is back with a new venture and a new goal: to disrupt the...

U.S. businesses swarm coronavirus bailout fund after days of confusion

(Reuters) – Like many small business owners, New York City restaurateur Dan Kluger spent his Friday scrambling to apply for a loan under the U.S....