Category: Business

February 17, 2021 0

New Guidance Issued on Next Round of PPP Loans: An Overview for Small Businesses

By Stephen Callahan

Early this year, the SBA (Small Business Administration) released new guidance on how businesses should make applications for new funds for Paycheck Protection Program. The funds have been given authorization in the new economic aid for the non-profits and small enterprises that are hardest hit by the current pandemic. The Economic Aid Act was made law on December 27 last year. read more

February 16, 2021 0

How Jay Z has Made His $1 Billion Fortune

By Stephen Callahan

Shawn “Jay Z” Carter is one of hip-hop’s top legendary artists. Throughout his music career, he has pumped out more than 14 number #1 albums and more than 100 hits that have made it to the Billboard Hot 100 charts as a solo artist. His music prowess also led him to win 22 Grammys throughout his career. Besides having a passion for music, Jay Z has also been passionate about entrepreneurship. This is why before releasing his first album, Reasonable Doubt, he founded his own record label, Roc-A-Fella Records. As his music success unfolded, he also juggled with his entrepreneurial ambitions, and he was also able to be successful in the latter. Today, he is the first billionaire ever in the HipHop music scene, which he achieved in December 2020. Here’s is an insight into how Jay Z made his $1 billion fortune. read more

February 4, 2021 0

Options for Funding Your Business Idea in 2021

By Stephen Callahan

Being an entrepreneur is quite a fascinating journey. You are your own boss and have built something out of nothing. Despite all the glory, entrepreneurship has its challenges. Firstly, you need to come up with a good business idea. Even more challenging is that you need to raise funds to bring your business idea to fruition. Maybe you tried launching your business idea in 2020, and things did not go so well following the pandemic’s outbreak. This 2021, there is a lot of promise that businesses will do much better than in 2020. You should consider pursuing that entrepreneurial dream once more this year. Here are some of the option s for funding your business idea in 2020. read more

February 2, 2021 0

Michigan Industry Leader Peter Vitale’s Tips For Buying Auto Insurance

By Stephen Callahan

Drive without insurance, and you can face expensive fines. Worse yet, you may even lose your driving privileges, or spend time in jail. Many states require that drivers have at least $20,000/$40,000/$10,000 in liability coverage. However, these numbers are only a starting point when shopping for auto insurance. Simple liability coverage won’t give you money to fix your own car after an accident. It won’t pay for repairs if something happens, like a tree falling on your car while it’s in your driveway. Entrepreneur Peter Vitale, the owner of Michigan’s Bloomfield Insurance Group, expertly guides countless consumers in selecting the perfect coverage for their needs. Below, explore a few of his tips for getting the best auto insurance coverage at the best price. read more