While many of our readers give to their favorite charities throughout the year, many make a special effort to benefit additional charities during this time.
If you have charities that you know well and support, then you hopefully understand their mission and are familiar with how they spend your giving. Unfortunately, we are all approached to give to groups that we do not know.… Read more >
Unfortunately some family members abruptly have to take the reins of a family business due to an unforeseen illness or loss of the business’ leader.
While there are a large number of family businesses that will be transferred over the next few years in an orderly fashion, those that have not taken the time to plan for a transition are likely to get less value for the family’s prized asset.… Read more >
Our firm, B2B CFO®, places great emphasis on building a quality network of business relationships. Frankly, most of the referrals our partners receive come from a network of trusted associates. So I spend a fair amount of my non-billable time attending meetings and events that will expose me to people who may become part of that network.… Read more >
Friday the IRS announced the 2014 mileage reimbursement rates. The rate in 2014 for the optional standard mileage reimbursement will be $0.56 per mile in 2014, down from $0.565 per mile in 2013.
Medical and moving reimbursement rates also dropped by one-half cent in 2014 to $0.235 per mile. Rates applicable for rendering gratuitous services to a charitable organization will remain unchanged at $0.14 per mile.… Read more >
I will be speaking later this month to a group of start-up entrepreneurs in northern Kentucky on the topic of “Financial Information for Investors.” It seems only fitting to also share this material with those who read this blog.
Investors want to understand your vision for the company and they want to see financial information that is consistent with the fulfillment of that vision. … Read more >