Debt Settlement Companies: Reasons to be Concerned

In April 2010, the General Accountability Office issued a 45 page report very critical of Debt Settlement companies, which can be found at www.gao.gov/cgi-bin/getrpt?GAO-10-593T. Common threads among the report are that these companies advertise in all forms of...

Learn About Business Ownership Structures

Republished with Permission¬† 2009 Nolo. Learn about the corporation, LLC, partnership, and sole proprietorship. Before you can decide how you want to structure your business, you’ll need to know what your options are. Here’s a brief rundown on the most...

Top Tax Deductions For Your Small Business

By Stephen Fishman, J.D. Republished with Permission¬† 2009 Nolo. Don’t miss these fourteen tax deductions for your small business. It’s simple: The more tax deductions your business can legitimately take, the lower its taxable profit will be. Also, in...

Dealing With Collection Agencies FAQ

Republished with Permission¬† 2009 Nolo. What you need to know about dealing with debt collectors. What’s Below: Should I deal with debt collectors or try to avoid them? Collection agencies have been calling me all hours of the day and night. How can I get them...