Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Tuesday, February 25, 2014 2:12 pm
By Kay Bell · Bankrate.com

Legitimate marijuana business owners are running into problems with the IRS and its tax code.

Wednesday, February 12, 2014 1:33 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

Entrepreneurial ventures keep retirees busy and put cash in the kitty.

Tuesday, December 17, 2013 3:03 pm
By Kay Bell · Bankrate.com

Travelers know that hotel, meal and transportation taxes add to their final bills. A new survey finds that Chicago tacked on the most such travel taxes in 2013.

Thursday, October 10, 2013 3:08 pm
By Kay Bell · Bankrate.com

Giddy-up, businesses! The best tax climates are out West, according to the Tax Foundation.

Wednesday, June 26, 2013 6:00 am
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

The mere suggestion of cold, hard cash can corrupt our good intentions.

Wednesday, August 15, 2012 8:28 am
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

Republican Paul Ryan has made no secret of his support of the rich.

Sunday, October 16, 2011 12:31 pm
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

A survey of young students reveals a majority of aspiring entrepreneurs who want to follow in Steve Jobs’ footsteps by inventing something that changes the world. However, the results of the survey also show that their career development and business acumen will have to be stepped up if they are going to reach these goals.

Wednesday, March 30, 2011 12:20 pm
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

Think you could never become a millionaire? Take inspiration from some college students who are already there. Fifteen college students, profiled over three years by Forbes, all made their wealth through entrepreneurship. Many saw a market need and filled it, while others turned a hobby into a business. Nearly all of them are already “serial