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#1806 Not the Valedictorian? You Can Still Find a College Scholarship

Author: Daniel Smith

Let's face it: you were not the high school valedictorian. You also might not have graduated at the top of your class, but, that doesn't mean you can't qualify for a scholarship. Many organizations and universities offer scholarships based on other criteria, such as community participation, leade... see more

#1798 Top Retirement Strategies: Small Business Owners

Author: Daniel Harris

As a small business owner, you are completely responsible for your own retirement planning. Unless your small business is just a side job, you don't have an employer to set up a retirement plan or choose a set of possible investments for you, and you're definitely not getting a pension. Further, ... see more

#1797 Uber and Lyft Expansions: Locations and Services

Author: Daniel Smith

Uber currently operates in four times as many cities worldwide as Lyft and is expanding rapidly. In late April 2014, it celebrated a milestone of serving 100 cities; less than eight months later, it serves about 250. Meanwhile, Lyft co-founder John Zimmer told CNBC that his company is looking to ... see more

#1790 Top Credit Cards For The Ultra Rich

Author: Andrew Taylor

Ever wonder what's in the wallets of the ultra rich (besides a lot of money)? One answer: some exclusive credit cards that few people know about. Even some of the world's richest people don't qualify for all of these cards.Of course, the companies that offer these cards aren't printing mai... see more

#1785 Top 5 Most Successful Mexican Entrepreneurs

Author: Christopher Smith

Mexico, a country rich with culture and pride, has produced many entrepreneurs over the years. While corruption has kept Mexico from realizing its full economic potential, it has also helped breed visionary entrepreneurs who know the value of hard work and perseverance. These successful Mexican e... see more

#1784 The Purpose Of The W-9 Form

Author: Andrew Taylor

Businesses most commonly use IRS form W-9, Request for Taxpayer Identification Number and Certification, to get information from vendors they hire as independent contractors (also called freelancers). When a business pays an independent contractor $600 or more over the course of a tax year, it is... see more

#1778 Why Are Tesla Cars So Expensive?

Author: Ethan Taylor

Tesla Motors (TSLA), the brainchild of entrepreneur Elon Musk, has made waves by challenging the auto industry and producing its own all-electric car. While car companies such as Toyota (TM), Ford (F) and General Motors (GM) have... see more

#1775 How Minimum Wage Impacts Unemployment

Author: Michael Jackson

It has been over five years since the hourly federal minimum wage was increased from $6.55 to $7.25. During this period, individuals living on Social Security benefits received a cost-of-living adjustment (COLA) of 8.5%. This begs several questions: Is the minimum wage a viable living salary? If ... see more

#1773 5 Denver Startups That Emerged This Century

Author: Matthew Smith

Young entrepreneurs flock to Denver for a variety of reasons. Despite common perceptions of cold and snow, the city offers over 300 sunny days per year. Outdoor recreation, a huge draw for adventurous young people, is abundant in Denver. The city features nearly 100 miles of bike trails, lavish g... see more

#1772 Craft Coffee Review: Is It Worth It?

Author: Daniel Harris

Craft Coffee is a subscription service that sends fresh-roasted whole bean or ground coffee right to your door, so you never go without a fresh cup of quality java in the morning. The company is headquartered in Brooklyn, New York, where it operates a small-batch roastery solely dedicated to supp... see more

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