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New York Times - Small Business

Small Business: Crowdfunded Entrepreneurs, Tripped Up by the Taxman

March 18, 2015 - 3:13pm
Campaigns on sites like Kickstarter can help a small business get started. But the complex income and sales tax reckoning can come as a surprise.

Small Business: First Phillie Phanatic, Grooming Mascots of the Future

March 11, 2015 - 2:08pm
David Raymond parlayed his years as a team mascot for the Phillies into a profitable business with a diverse list of clients.

Small-Business Leaders Wage Counteroffensive to Save Export-Import Bank

March 9, 2015 - 5:45pm
Supporters of the bank, which guarantees loans to foreign customers of thousands of American companies, face opposition from conservatives in Congress.

The Payment Start-Up Square Expands Its Reach Into Small Businesses

March 8, 2015 - 7:17pm
Square has gone beyond its credit card reader and introduced new products in the last year. On Monday, it will introduce two services that it says will help small businesses.

Small Business: Ice Cream as Health Food? This Bar Comes Close

March 4, 2015 - 4:28pm
Sales of Enlightened ice cream bars, which have fewer calories and more nutrients than regular ice cream, have been going impressively well.

Obama Promotes Benefits of Trade Deals to Workers and Smaller Businesses

February 26, 2015 - 8:47pm
Facing a battle to persuade Congress to grant him new authority, the president tried to ease concerns that such agreements would help corporations at the expense of others.

Small Business: How Wayne State Police Helped Breathe Life Into a Blighted Detroit Strip

February 25, 2015 - 8:48am
Since the university’s officers committed to watching over Midtown in 2009, residents and businesses have reclaimed the streets.

Small Business: Same-Day Delivery Resurges, Adding Alcohol

February 18, 2015 - 12:18pm
Millennials accustomed to ordering food for delivery on smartphones have come of legal drinking age, and niche start-ups are poised to take advantage.

Small Business: For Valentine's Day, Adore Me Takes On Victoria's Secret and Other Bigger Lingerie Rivals

February 11, 2015 - 1:21pm
In a field with a handful of major players, Adore Me, an online start-up, is following an ambitious plan that includes a TV marketing campaign.


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