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Why thinking about your weaknesses can be important when starting a business

Everyone has their own strengths and weaknesses. While people may not like to think about their weaknesses, it can be important to do so. It can especially be so when starting a small business.

Sears and Kmart department stores repurposed

The long slow demise of Sears has been painful for those who used to love to look through the famous catalogs. These days the department store chain is perhaps remembered as a brick and mortar precursor to Amazon and other online shopping sites. However, as buying habits have changed, the stores for the budget conscious shopper fell on hard times.

Multigenerational home buying on the rise

It was recently reported in the New York Times that 64 million Americans live in multigenerational households, which is double the number it was 50 years ago. The reasons for doing this are many, including saving on the cost of care for the young and elderly and the rising cost of real estate. Of course, there is unique chance of the elderly and young to share time together, creating special memories that grandchildren will have for a lifetime.

Supreme Court upholds baker’s civil rights

The Supreme Court overturned a decision by Colorado’s Civil Rights Commission, ruling 7-2 that it violated the free exercise of rights by a Christian baker. The baker and owner of Masterpiece Cake Shop refused to bake a cake for a gay couple getting married in Massachusetts.

State of Ohio can proceed with tax collection plan

On Wednesday, the class-action lawsuit that was brought by several Ohio municipalities challenging the state’s ability to collect local taxes has been struck down by a Franklin County judge. The lawsuit, filed by over 100 municipalities, challenged a recent law passed by Gov. John Kashich that grants the State of Ohio the power to collect local business tax. The judge’s ruling is a victory for businesses and the conservative state Congress. For Ohio municipalities, it is a significant blow.

Which business expenses are tax deductible?

The costs of running a small business can add up quickly. One of the upsides of being a small business owner is the ability to deduct several business expenses from your federal taxes. This can relieve part of the financial burden of owning a small business.

Should I rent a commercial space, or buy?

Let's say that you are a business owner and you are ready to expand into a brick-and-mortar location. There are several questions that you will have to consider. One of the most important is whether you would prefer to rent your commercial space or buy it.

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