Financial Essentials Blog

Sep 17, 2018

Will Tariffs Ultimately Hurt U.S. Businesses?

U.S. economic interests may take a significant blow if the U.S. continues to impose tariffs on Chinese manufactured goods. This article explains how business leaders across the U.S. are feeling…

Sep 10, 2018

What it Takes to Become Successful

Success can come in many varieties, but the foundational traits in a successful person are similar.   This article discusses the correlation between your life habits and your success, and…

Sep 4, 2018

The New Normal in Family Business

Family businesses are being forced to innovate and change, and those that act quickly and decisively usually deliver better results. This article explains the need for constant innovation, the importance…

Aug 27, 2018

SBA Changing Lending Rules

Partner buyouts have become much more reasonable, as the SBA has changed a rule that will now allow a buying partner to qualify for a loan without fronting equity. This…

Aug 20, 2018

Explaining Deductions for Small Business Owners

New details have emerged from the IRS that explain how small business owners may be able to obtain different tax breaks. This article discusses the different rules the IRS has…

Aug 13, 2018

The Secret to Obtaining More Clients

The key to obtaining more clients is knowing the differences between what you can provide and how you can deliver results. This article explains how obtaining more clients begins with…

Aug 3, 2018

The Importance of Failure

Those that take risk and go beyond their comfort zones are more likely to see success earlier in their careers. This article discusses how professionals can embrace the challenges of…

Jul 27, 2018

Questions to Ask Before You Change Your Prices

Creating price points for your products usually starts with looking at the prices of similar products within your industry. This article explains how your perception as a seller is valuable,…

Jul 20, 2018

Comparing US Corporate Tax Rates

The passing of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act resulted in a lower tax rate for corporate America. How do these lower taxes compare to other countries around the world?…

Jul 13, 2018

Innovation in a Family Business

As new products, consumer trends, economies, and business models emerge, it is important for family business owners to adapt and be open to change. This articles discusses why family businesses…