Did you do any traveling in 2015 for your small business, or have a few meetings lined up for 2016 that would require you to make business-related trips? To avoid crossing the line with the IRS when it comes to deducting expenses for travel, let’s take a look at what qualifies as a travel expense deduction:
Emails sent to scam good people out of their hard-earned money are as old as the Internet itself. So there should be no surprise that fraudsters are using their old tricks to confuse consumers during the switch from traditional credit cards to EMV chip cards to gain access to money that isn’t theirs.
It takes a lot to create a buzz in Las Vegas, but when more than 3,800 exhibitors and 170,000 industry professionals come to town for the 2016 Consumer Electronics Show (CES), Sin City takes notice in a big way. CES is the premiere stage for new and unreleased tech products, soon to hit the market.
There are so many outlets to get business advice including blogs, podcasts, books and magazines - but how do you know which ones are the right ones? You can turn to your favorite search engine and type in “must read” but what that turns up is list after list, giving you more to comb through. Let us do the research for you and compile the best “must read” lists out there. All you have to do is select the book, podcast, blog or magazine that best suits your needs.
Are you approaching 2016 as a new entrepreneur with a cool start-up? Or maybe you are taking a seasoned craft or expertise to the next level and officially becoming a business owner. Either way, the preliminary stages of entrepreneurship have more to do with carving your niche and your brand, than all the money you can make in the long run.