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Nutrition to Reverse High Blood Pressure

Keeping your blood pressure at a normal level is key to maintaining good health. If you happen to have high blood pressure, also known as …

Nutrition

Masters recipe: How to make Augusta National's pimento cheese sandwich

What gets the most raves from golf fans attending the Masters for the first time? Sure, the fairways are lush, the white-sand bunkers sparkle, the …

Cheese

Clarification: Tax Law-Winners and Losers story

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a story April 2 and April 3 about the winners and losers of the new tax overhaul, The Associated Press reported that Florida Rep. Vern Buchanan stood to receive a potential windfall from the legislation he helped shepherd. The story implied the amount of the windfall was at …

Finance

These Are the Most Common Tax Filing Mistakes for Entrepreneurs -- and How You Can Avoid Them

As the tax deadline draws closer, reduce the stress on your business by following these tips.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Tax season can be a stressful time for small-business owners. Many find themselves paying for mistakes that could have easily been avoided with …

Small Business

How the new tax law will affect your home equity line of credit and second mortgage

The recent Tax Cuts and Jobs Act has caused consternation for taxpayers, tax preparers and even syndicated columnists.<p>In a recent column, we addressed the issue of the deductibility of interest in an equity line of credit or second mortgage. At the time we wrote the column, it was unclear whether …

Personal Finance

The Best Time-Tracking Apps for Freelancers

Automatically tracking the time you spend on tasks leads to more accurate invoicing and fewer hours spent on paperwork. Here are the best apps for …

Apps

Waymo to use Jaguar I-PACE electric vehicles in robotaxi program

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Waymo will include up to 20,000 Jaguar I-PACE electric vehicles in its upcoming autonomous fleet as part of a long-term partnership between Alphabet's self-driving unit and Jaguar Land Rover Automotive PLC, the two companies said on Tuesday.<p>The partnership, announced ahead of …

Driverless Cars

4 Anti-Inflammatory Foods You Can Eat Non-Stop Without Gaining Weight, According To Experts

In our dream world we could eat nachos for dinner each night and never see a change on the scale (or our bodies). Sigh. It’s actually that type of …

Nutrition

8 Basic Google Analytics Tips That’ll Boost Your Sales

<i>One Comment</i><p>By the end of the day, this is the only thing that everything comes down to.It’s anything but difficult to dream of immense transformation …

Marketing

The Tax Reform Checklist: Is Your Business Ready? (Infographic)

With the new tax bill in place, it's important to understand how your business is affected.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Have you filed your taxes yet? If not, you better hurry -- April 17 is just around the corner. With the new Tax Cuts and Jobs Act that was put in …

Small Business

You can earn 155 times more interest just by using a different kind of savings account

If you let a $10,000 deposit sit in a standard savings account for a year, you'd earn a mere dollar in interest. That's because most major banks out there offer an interest rate of 0.01%. But if you put that $10,000 in a high-interest savings account at an Internet bank like Synchrony, Ally or …

Personal Finance

The IRS just raised its interest rates -- here's what it means for you

It just got more expensive to owe the IRS money.<p>Tax Day is rapidly approaching, and the IRS just announced that the interest rates it charges on past-due taxes are increasing. Nobody likes to owe the IRS money, but it's not an uncommon situation -- even if you don't realize it until you fill out …

Retirement

How You Can Deduct That New Car -- up to 100 Percent! -- on Your 2017 Tax Returns

The Trump tax plan offers deductions for SUVs, trucks and passenger cars.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As part of the new “Tax Cuts and Jobs Act," many entrepreneurs may not realize how much more they can deduct for 2017 new car purchases on their tax returns, due …

Personal Finance

This Practical Guide From Small Business Experts Covers Everything You'll Encounter Running A Business

Small business experts Rieva Lesonsky and Barry Moltz are regular expert guests on JJ Ramberg's MSNBC show, Your Business. They have recently written a book to help anyone who is thinking about starting or is already running a small business.<p>Before I started my business almost a decade ago, I did …

Small Business

#1574 Building a digital marketing agency from nothing

Today’s guest is an entrepreneur I have known for 8 years. His name is Ross Hudgens and he’s the founder of Siege Media, a content marketing agency …

Digital Marketing

Comparing income taxes: How much you really need to earn to take home $100,000

For many American workers, earning a six-figure income is an impressive milestone. But it might not mean as much after accounting for state and local taxes, particularly in places like New York, California and Maryland.<p>To see how much you really need to take home $100,000, personal finance site …

Retirement

How to Make a Zero-Based Budget for Your Business

How to Make a Zero-Based Budget for Your Business<p>Updated March 21, 2018<p>Zero-based budgeting sounds like one of those ideas novice entrepreneurs …

Small Business

You could get an extra $1,000 back in your tax refund with this little-known tax credit

Believe it or not, the government will pay you to save.<p>I'm serious. Check this out.<p>It's called the Saver's Credit, and it's one of the most valuable tax credits available. But sadly it's one of the most overlooked.<p>If you're a low- or middle-income worker, you can take this tax credit if you …

Retirement

3 Reasons It's Smart to Take Social Security Benefits at 62

Filing for benefits at 62 will cause your monthly payments to go down -- but that's a worthwhile sacrifice in these three scenarios.<p>For years, 62 has …

This is where fat goes when you lose weight, according to scientists — and research suggests doctors and dietitians have got it all wrong

With the rise of the wellness movement, countless people are focused on burning calories and getting lean.<p>But have you ever thought about exactly how fat disappears from your body?<p>As part of a study on the topic, scientists from the University of New South Wales posed a simple question to health …

Nutrition

Want to avoid a nasty April tax surprise? Give the new IRS calculator a try

Here’s a foolproof way to ensure you get a healthy tax refund every April: Deduct far too much from your paycheck throughout the year. That way, when …

How Trump's new tax law affects homeowners at every income level from $83,000 to $336,000 a year

President Donald Trump signed the Republican tax bill into law at the end of December.<p>The new tax law makes sweeping changes to the tax code for businesses and, on average, American taxpayers. It changes a few longstanding tax benefits for homeowners, too.<p>Under the new law, the deduction for state …

Real Estate

Self-made millionaire: Buying a home can help you retire early, if you make 1 important choice

According to author and co-founder of AE Wealth Management David Bach, "buying a home is the escalator to wealth in America." Homeownership can also …

Personal Finance

We found 22 cloud services your business definitely needs to try

When it comes to cloud services and software-as-a-service (SaaS), we're all familiar with the usual players. But there's a huge world of opportunity …

Project Management

Tax Countdown: 5 Things Small Business Owners Must Do Before April 17

Tax season doesn't need to be scary if you follow these tips throughout the year.<p>March has arrived, which means you're probably starting to sweat this year's April 17 tax deadline. Small business taxes can be overwhelming, but they're an unavoidable part of the entrepreneurial experience. …

Small Business

Use your car for your small business? The new tax law is good news for you

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) has plenty of good news for small businesses and their owners, including super-favorable first-year depreciation …

Finance

5 Inspiring Books That Are Transforming My Life and Business

The news was horrifying.<p>There had been a mass shooting.<p>Then another story broke.<p>Some madman with his fingers on a big red button with megalomania …

How to Protect Your Intellectual Property

Jessica Abo sits down with attorney Scott Sisun to find out what your company may need when it comes to intellectual property.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you’re just starting your business, it’s important to protect your assets. Jessica Abo sat down with Scott …

Intellectual Property

Time and energy: Finding your personal ROI, and how to benefit from it

Let’s be honest. The word “investment” does not strike many of us as an interesting topic. We think of investments and hear stocks, bonds, real …

How much tax to withhold? New calculator to help figure it

WASHINGTON — Millions of Americans are now getting bigger paychecks as a result of the new tax law. So the government is issuing an online calculator for figuring whether enough money is being set aside.<p>The calculator unveiled Wednesday by the Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service …

Retirement