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Amazon Echo Setup: Make the most of your new smart speaker | Trusted Reviews

<b>Amazon Echo Set-up Guide: How to train Alexa and get your new smart speaker ready to take over your home life.</b><p>The excellent Amazon Echo range, which …

Thought Leadership
Small Business

Tips Every Growing Company Should Follow

If you're ready for the next level, these tips and tools will set your business operations up for success.<p>You’re ready for financial mastery and to grow your business, so of course the technology you employ needs to be up for the challenge as well. Without the right tools, back-end operations such …

Small Business
Small Business

9 things real estate agents don't want you to know

One of them could save you thousands -- and another could cost you big-time.<p>In 2016, close to 5.5 million homes -- including single-family dwellings, townhouses, and condos -- were sold across the country.<p>In nearly 90% of those transactions, the buyer, the seller, or both used a real estate agent. …

Real Estate

How to Create a Successful Succession Plan for Your Family Business | Inc.com

For those of us running family businesses, the holidays remind us of the many blessings that entrepreneurship affords us. Running a family business can be daunting, frustrating and rewarding at the same time.<p>Among the most difficult discussions for any entrepreneur to have with his or her family is …

Succession Planning

How to set up and use Google Assistant on Huawei Watch 2

From a design and performance perspective, the Huawei Watch 2 and Huawei Watch 2 Classic are both compelling smartwatches in an increasingly …

It’s not too late! 5 quick tips to polish your email marketing strategy over Christmas

With less than a week to go until the big day, it can feel like your festive marketing strategy is a foregone conclusion. If the metrics are looking …

The tax bill helps small business grow: SBA’s Linda McMahon

U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Administrator, Linda McMahon, said the backbone of America is excited for tax reform and expects small businesses to continue to grow under the new bill.<p>“There is some complexity to it, but honestly, when our small businesses get through this and work …

15 Ways to Grow Your Business Fast

Successfully scaling a business is all about doing the fundamentals and having the stamina to see it through.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Let's face it. Scaling your business is hard. It takes considerable effort. In the beginning, it means wearing different hats. It …

Small Business

4 Ways to Make a Bigger End-of-Year Bonus

Want to make a nice bonus even nicer? Crank up your bonus check by using it for one of these purposes.<p>Got a holiday bonus coming? That's fantastic …

Retirement

5 Tax Deductions That Could Save You Big Bucks in 2018

Take advantage of these deductions before they disappear.<p>When you file your taxes with the IRS by April 18, 2018, the return you file may be the last …

Small Business

Why you need a Roth IRA — even if you have a 401(k)

If you’re saving for retirement in a 401(k) or other workplace plan, kudos to you. You’ve taken a major step toward a more secure retirement. But don’t stop there.<p>Because of their unique benefits, consider investing in a Roth IRA, too.<p>Why should you complicate your life with another retirement …

Retirement

You might want to turn yourself into an LLC under the Republican tax plan

There has been an a lot of discussion about how, under the Republican tax plan, highly paid professionals will want to turn themselves into LLCs in order to take advantage of special cuts for business owners. This week, the Tax Policy Center produced the clearest analysis I've seen yet …

Finance
Small Business

You'll Owe a Gift Tax if You're too Generous

What Gifts Are Subject to the Gift Tax?<p>You'll Owe a Gift Tax if You Give Large Gifts to Certain People<p>Updated May 06, 2017<p>The federal gift tax …

Three key ingredients for successful succession planning

While the ideal recipe for building and maintaining a successful business is different for each business owner, there are several common ingredients …

Small Business
Small Business

How Can I Safely Come Off Statins?

What are statins?<p>Statins are prescription medications that can lower your cholesterol levels. Popular statins include atorvastatin (Lipitor), …

The 8 Best Barcode Scanners to Buy in 2018

The 8 Best Barcode Scanners to Buy in 2018<p>It's the must-have tool if you're running a commerce business<p>Updated February 12, 2018<p>If you’re opening a …

Gear & Gadgets

Almond Snowballs

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 350°. Bake almonds in a single layer in a shallow pan 6 minutes or until toasted and fragrant, stirring halfway …

Dessert

Red Velvet Cheesecake

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p><b>MAKE THE CRUST</b> Preheat the oven to 350°. In a food processor, pulse the chocolate wafers with the salt until the cookies are …

Dessert

White Christmas Margaritas: The recipe that means you can drink cocktails all year round

As the unofficial season of drinking, Christmas is a time for merry-making and festive drinks with friends.<p>But while the usual tipples – think …

Cheesy Potato Casserole with Corn Flakes

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 425 degrees F.<p>Step 2<p>Pour hash browns into a lightly-greased 9x13 inch baking dish. In a large bowl, combine the …

Country Lifestyle

How to Remotely Delete Data for iPhone and Android Devices

As mobile phones carry a significant amount of private data including message history and details, photos, and other confidential information, losing …

Echo Compatible Devices for a New Amazon Echo Dot Owner

So you just gifted someone an Amazon Echo Dot. Good for you. Because it probably is the best $30 or $40 — the darn thing's discounted all the time, …