Why is Working Capital Important? Answer = Business Survival
Are you one of the many smart entrepreneurs that are confused about working capital? I was. Perhaps your accountant’s explanation made your eyes glaze over – like mine did. From one entrepreneur to another, you need to get wise about working capital, today, if you plan to keep your business doors open. Because the …
Discover the Top Sources of Capital for Business Owners
What type of funding is best for your business? Discover the top sources of capital for small business owners and entrepreneurs in the marketplace.
and how your organization may increase its rating
Donors across the nation are increasingly using charity “watchdog” sites to help them in choosing organizations to donate to. Based on a review of different sites, we have captured the top five items these sites focus on when rating an organization, as well as what your organization can do to potentially increase its rating.
What Did the Fed Announce on Wednesday?
WEEKLY UPDATE - JUNE 22, 2015 In This Issue Last week, markets shrugged off concerns about deadlocked Greek negotiations and rallied on strong economic data, sending the NASDAQ to a new historic high. For the week, the S&P 500 grew 0.76%, the Dow rose 0.64%, and the NASDAQ gained 1.30%  The Federal Reserve wrapped up its June meeting on Wednesday surprising no one with the announcement that the central bank will keep rates at zero percent for a while longer. Though the…
HighTower Increases its Share of Advisors on Forbes "America's Top Next-Generation Wealth...
"Hightower's constant presence on best-of industry lists illustrates the ability of our top-notch financial advisors, including those who are just starting out in their careers, to thrive in a competitive market," said Elliot Weissbluth, CEO, HighTower. "We congratulate these elite young professionals on their achievements, and are honored to watch as their careers progress." The Forbes ranking of the Top Next-Gen Wealth Advisors includes 1,000 young…
How to encourage increased investment in financial well-being
Disappointed that your employees are not putting enough into your company’s financial programs. Take a look at this article from Employee Benefits News for some helpful tips to help improve your employees’ spending on financial well-being by Cort Olsen As few as 15% of employers say they are satisfied with their workers’ current savings rate in programs such as 401k(s), according to a new report from…
SEC Announces August 13 Meeting of Small Business Capital Formation Advisory Committee
Washington D.C., July 9, 2019 — The Securities and Exchange Commission today announced the August 13 meeting of its Small Business Capital Formation Advisory Committee. The meeting will begin at 9:30 a.m. CT, 10:30 a.m. ET, at Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska, and is open to the public with limited seating availability. The meeting will be webcast live and archived on the committee’s website for later…
Wells Fargo again faces sales scrutiny, this time in its wealth advice division, WSJ says
Whistleblowers in Wells Fargo Advisors have flagged sales made with an eye for compensation rather than customer fit, WSJ reports
Broadwind Energy Announces Extension of $20 Million Credit Facility
Broadwind Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:BWEN) today announced the extension of its $20 million credit facility with Atlanta -based AloStar Bank of Commerce . Under the terms of the new agreement, the facility will transition from a $20 million revolving line of credit to a $15 million revolving line of credit plus a $5 million machinery and equipment term loan. The credit facility has a one-year term, with…
How AT&T Just Snuck A Price Increase Past Its Wireless Customers
Hint: check the fees added at the bottom of your bill
Wells Fargo Cross-Selling Allegations Hit Advice Arm
Aggressive tactics in cross-selling weren’t limited to Wells Fargo ’s retail banking — at least in one region the bank’s brokerage arm engaged in similar behavior, customers and former employees of Wells Fargo Advisors allege in the Charlotte Observer The sources, which include former clients and a Charlotte-based manager for Wells Fargo Advisors, reached out to the paper after Wells Fargo paid over $185 million in…
Wells Fargo Reveals Why it Sees Upside in a Shrinking Advisor Roster
Wells Fargo ’s Wealth and Investment Management unit reported this week that its roster of financial advisors shrank again to 13,968 in 2018’s fourth quarter — dropping 1% for the three-month period and 4% for the full year. But the wirehouse claims lower-producing advisors are leaving while production from new hires is up The unit’s income fell to $689 million, down 6% from the previous quarter, but up 2% year to year. And its total client assets of $1.7 billion were down 10%…
What is New with Capital Gains?
By Kortney Christensen, CFP®, Executive Vice President, Director of Sales and Marketing While there are no changes to individual long-term capital gains rates which remain at 0%, 15% and 20%, there is a shift in how you determine your rate. In prior years,
Almac Group Expands with Opening of £20 million Cold Chain Facility
Continued investment in global expansion and service portfolio Craigavon, N.I., 28 February 2018 – Almac Group, the global contract pharmaceutical development and manufacturing organisation, today announced the completion of a £20 million investment in its cold chain management capabilities with the opening of a 95,000sq ft custom built cold store facility at its global headquarters …
Capital Financial Global, Inc. (CFGX)
What is a life settlement? A life settlement is the sale of a life insurance policy to a third party …
Top Brokers at Credit Suisse Unhappy With Wells Fargo Deal
Dozens of top brokers from Credit Suisse‘s U.S. private-banking unit are unhappy over their proposed recruitment by Wells Fargo, creating an opening for rival brokerages to poach them.
Nemus Bioscience Announces $20 Million Series E Preferred Stock Financing
NEMUS Bioscience, Inc. (OTCQB: NMUS) (the "Company") today announced the signing of a private placement with an affiliate of Schneider Brothers Ltd , a global closed investment fund with over USD$500 million in assets, for the sale of 1,000,000 shares of Series E Preferred Stock of the Company for gross proceeds of $20,000,000 . Each share of preferred stock is convertible into shares of the Company's common stock at an effective conversion price of $0.30 per share. The Company plans to use the…
FHFA Announces Another 10 Basis Point Increase In G-Fees
Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac's guarantee fees (g-fees) on single-family mortgages are about to go up by an average of 10 basis points. The increase was announced by the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) this morning and will take effect for loans sold for...
Savant Capital takes advice online
Advisory firm now offering online version of investment advice available at offices.