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7 Things to Ask About an Online Funding Marketplace Before Taking Out an Application Online

Getting the right funding for your small business allows everything to run smoothly. Choosing an online funding marketplace can streamline the process. Here are seven things you need to ask before you sign up. Things to Ask About Online Funding How Do You Pick Your Lenders? The process is simple. You start by supplying some basic information through a secure internet ... Read More »

Stocks could see more new highs before a significant pull back

Bryan R. Smith | AFP | Getty Images The Wall Street Bull sculpture is seen in the Financial District on December 8, 2016 in New York. Stocks have the wind at their back, with catalysts in place for more new highs. The three major indices all closed at records Tuesday. The S&P 500edged to a high of 2496, a short hop ... Read More »

10 Things to Know Before Investing in a Cattle Ranch

When a 2003 Chinese ban on American beef was lifted recently , ranchers in the U.S. were cautiously optimistic. There is a possibility the move is designed to tweak China’s beef trade with Australia, but also a huge opportunity if the Chinese market opens up for U.S. ranchers. Considerations Before Investing in a Cattle Ranch Small Business Trends spoke with Buzz Tatom. He’s ... Read More »

Bond yields slip on U.S. jobs data, euro steady before Italy vote

Bond yields fell on Friday as solid U.S. jobs data reinforced the view that the Federal Reserve would raise interest rates gradually, while stock and currency markets were cautious ahead of an Italian constitutional reform vote on Sunday. Crude futures rebounded on a weaker dollar, resuming a rise sparked by a cut in oil output agreed this week by the ... Read More »

Asia subdued before OPEC meeting, China GDP taken in stride

Asian stocks were subdued on Friday as caution over a weekend meeting of oil producers tempered risk sentiment, while the region’s markets took China’s relatively upbeat GDP data in stride. Japan’s Nikkei was down 0.3 percent, while Australian shared edged up 0.4 percent. Other modest gainers included Malaysian and Indonesian stocks. Shanghai lost 0.4 percent, while South Korea’s Kospi inched ... Read More »