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Youngest in Your Family? You’re More Likely to Be Self-Employed, Study Finds

Youngest-born children may be less risk-averse than their older siblings, which makes them more likely…

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7 Tips To Help You Stay On Task When You Work From Home

You must stay focused, especially when you work remotely

While it’s not always easy to stay on task — even when you’re working on…

By Selena Hill

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6 Simple Budget Tips to Follow When You Become Self-Employed

This could be your lifeline as an entrepreneur

Here are 6 simple budgeting tips to take into consideration when you’re looking to take…

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How This Engineer Became a Bee Farmer and Honey Entrepreneur

Ivy Lawson purchased beehives in Jamaica to create her specialty honey

Here’s how Ivy Lawson went from a career as quality control engineer and software developer…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Small Business Groups React to New Employee Overtime Rule

Paying employees what they earn undercuts business growth

Every week, millions of Americans work more than 40 hours a week but do not…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Are You Self-Employed? Here’s Are 5 Tax Tips You Need to Know

Here are five rules the IRS wants entrepreneurs to know

Filing taxes can get a little messy for self-employed individuals, particularly those who are artists

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Ready to Be Your Own Boss? Here’s Your To-Do List

Before you make the leap, create a plan to ensure your success

If you’ve made up your mind and decided to pursue self-employment, be sure to follow…

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Year-End Tax Tips for the Self-Employed

When Bernadette Clay established her sole proprietorship in 2007, tax preparation took place between Jan.…

By Tamara E. Holmes

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6 Resources Every Freelancer Should Know

From health insurance to job opportunites, these will ensure your career success

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Tax Insider: Working Kids Pay Taxes, Too

Advice and information about tax news and rules for individuals and businesses.

My 10-year-old son sets up a weekend lemonade stand at the local baseball field, where…

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After 143 Million Left Vulnerable by Equifax Hack, Here’s What You Can Do

The Equifax hack could be the largest data theft involving Social Security numbers, which is…

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How She Became a Full Stack JavaScript Developer In 5 Intensive Months

My biggest lesson learned was overcoming limitations I had put on myself regarding what I…

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