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High Rents Causing NYC Small Businesses to Close Down

Although this story is about the exorbitantly high rents landlords frequently ask when a small business's lease in New York City is up for renewal, causing the business to shut down, it's a problem found throughout the country.

Step Up Your Small Business with These Tools

Here are ten apps or business tools to step up your business.

Make the Right First Steps in Starting Your Small Business

Building a successful small business takes time, thought, planning and help. If you've never owned a business before, it can be overwhelming and discouraging.

Small Business Owners Often Don't Want Growth

Not all small business owners seek growth.

3 Major Ways Google Has Reshaped Small Business

Google has utterly changed the way small businesses operate, particularly over the last decade.

Why Small Businesses are Failing Less

falling rate of business failureSmall business failure rates have been declining for years. "The rate at which American employers go under has fallen by 30 percent since 1977," writes Professor Scott Shane of Case Western Reserve University.

Vietnamese Refugee Achieves Success in the US with Food Delivery

Munchery CEO Tri Tran and his family led an impoverished life in Vietnam after the war.

2 Friends Lost God, Found Riches in Cash Advance Business

Abe Zeines and Meir Hurwitz grew up in a religious Brooklyn neighborhood, ditched the religion, met in community college and found wealth together in the merchant cash advance business. Their customers, who were small business owners, paid dearly for this novel (at the time) form of obtaining money to run a business.

House Small Business Committee Probes SBA Cybersecurity Weakness

The U.S. House Small Business Committee met last week Wednesday and Thursday to address concerns brought to light in a GAO report on the Small Business Administration.

FTC Warns Small Business Owners about Scammers

Con artists have a time-tested bag of tricks that they use against small businesses.