Wednesday, January 29, 2014

Smart Answers

Q: Single-owner small biz asks about signing up for Obamacare's SHOP exchange. A: Can't be done. But there are alternatives.

Monday, January 27, 2014

Sticking Point

Navigating Obamacare subsidies has got self-employed types concerned. Advice on how to handle them here.

Thursday, January 23, 2014

No More Shell Games

Small biz owners get scammed. Here's how they should deal with and prevent it.

Tuesday, January 21, 2014

Searching in China

How can a small business get seen on Baidu, China's search engine? Advice in my column. 

Friday, January 17, 2014

SBA Chief Nominee


Maria Contreras-Sweet, of LA's ProAmerica Bank, is Obama's pick to head the U.S. Small Business Administration. 

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Free File Friday

The IRS’ online tax preparation and e-filing program for Americans with gross income under $58,000 (that's 70% of us) launches Friday.

Thursday, January 9, 2014

Hot Diggity

Can Pasadena's Dog Haus do for the lowly hot dog what CPK did for pizza? My column in latest Pasadena Magazine.