Entries tagged as small business
US 2011 budget and small businesses
American enterprise was always fuelled by the inspiration, ideas and drive of small businesses that aspire to become successful. In 2009 with shrinking economy and banks seriously limiting access to credit, small and midsize businesses suffered the most. Healthcare legislation created more confusion because many business waited to see what it will actually cost. The new 2011 budget presented today by the government pays close attention to these matters and rightly so. But does it do enough?
Comments: 0; Published: February 01, 2010; Permalink
Credit Card Lies and Games
I was outraged when I received a letter in the mail on Saturday from Citibank (disclosure: I am a stock holder) saying that the interest on my credit card was going up to 24.99% for purchases, and 29.99% for cash advances.
Comments: 0; Published: October 27, 2009; Permalink
Big hopes for small business
Having lived in USSR, Israel and the United States (in this order, mind you ) I learned to appreciate the benefits offered by the free and open society. What amazed me the most is the practical implementation of the idea that personal freedom and an enterprising spirit can create wonders… and in a very short time.
Comments: 0; Published: October 22, 2009; Permalink
Small Business Week in Canada
Comments: 0; Published: October 21, 2009; Permalink