• Business Marketing

    How Should Small Business Owners Allocate Their Marketing Budget?

    Creating the right marketing budget for your business is all about setting goals, allocating your money wisely, and truly understanding your business. Whether you are a brand new small business owner just starting out, or are looking to take your business to the next level, if you are looking to allocate the marketing budget for your small business, you are in the right place. While marketing has many components, you can adjust the amounts you spend over time based on what is working most effectively to help your business. Read on to learn the best tips and tricks from other  

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  • Financial Analysis

    Collaborative financial planning and analysis platform Abacum raises $25M

    Hear from CIOs, CTOs, and other C-level and senior execs on data and AI strategies at the Future of Work Summit this January 12, 2022. Learn more Financial planning and analysis (FP&A) is a long-established discipline that enables businesses to inspect their financial and operational data, benchmark where they’re at, and forecast what’s around the corner. But despite the advent of the cloud and countless software products designed to aid the FP&A process, companies still often find themselves in a spreadsheet death spiral, involving copying and pasting data across documents, and performing error-prone manual data transformations. The problem, ultimately, is  

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  • Home Insurance

    The Best Homeowners Insurance of 2021

    Photo: depositphotos.com Purchasing a home is a major investment and one that should be protected to make the most of that investment. Unfortunately, you never know when your home could sustain damage, whether it’s from a busted pipe, fire, or a storm. Having the best homeowners insurance can provide the coverage you need to restore your home to good condition. Of course, homeowners want the best homeowners insurance coverage possible from a quality insurance company they can trust. Finding the best home insurance company depends on your individual needs and preferences. Some people like to work directly with their insurance  

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  • Health Insurance

    Company could owe $4.7 million over insurance fraud claims

    Getty Images/iStockphoto A purported health care cost-sharing company, which was once deemed “ruthless in denying coverage” by “Last Week Tonight’s” John Oliver, has lost a $4.7 million lawsuit in Lexington federal court. The Aliera Companies, which created and marketed “fraudulent” health care coverage, has lost a class-action lawsuit resulting in a nearly $4.7 million judgment. A judge in a Lexington federal court ruled against the company earlier this month after the company’s representatives failed to appear in court multiple times, according to records. Senior U.S. District Judge Joseph M. Hood declared that the company should have been subjected to Kentucky  

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  • Loans With Collateral

    6 Differences Between A HELOC and A Home Equity Loan

    Photo: depositphotos.com Many homeowners don’t realize they’re sitting on an untapped source of money that they can use to finance other projects or consolidate other expenses. Actually, they’re sitting in the source: the portion of their home that they’ve paid for, which is referred to as equity. When you take out a standard mortgage, you borrow money from a lender with the home itself as collateral—you and the lender understand that if you fail to make payments, they can take and sell the home to recoup their losses. Once you’ve paid off a portion of your mortgage, you can then  

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  • Financial Management

    Prominent Financial Advisor Henry Bragg Celebrates Launch Of Independent Wealth Management Firm In Houston, Tx | Texas News

    HOUSTON, Nov. 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Experienced wealth advisor Henry Bragg, CPA, CFP®, is pleased to announce the first anniversary of Henry Bragg & Co., an independent Registered Investment Advisor (RIA). Serving as the Principal, Bragg celebrates the successful launch of his firm, which offers a full complement of comprehensive portfolio and wealth management services. Foremost among the firm’s responsibilities as an investment advisor is the obligation to act in the best interests of its clients.  Building on more than 20 years of experience, including five years at professional services firm Ernst & Young, and  

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  • Business Management

    L-DHS to add business management program | Local News

    LEAD — Instead of learning about the ins and outs of running a business at the school of hard knocks upon graduation, Lead-Deadwood High School students will have the chance to learn a little right in their campus classrooms right now. “We’re pumped about it,” said School District Superintendent Dr. Erik Person. “Right now we’re proposing four core classes in the business program – an introduction to business, an accounting I, a marketing principals, and a business management class. As kind of a focal point of the business program, a key component is going to be a student-run store …  

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  • Business Accounting

    ULM Foundation to announce Henry A. Little, CPA, Endowed Professorship in Accounting at 10 a.m., Friday, Dec. 3

    Tweet tweet button for twitter Published Nov. 30, 2021 The University of Louisiana Monroe Foundation announces the establishment of the Henry A. Little, CPA, Endowed Professorship in Accounting in the William D. Hoover School of Accounting, Financial and Information Services in the College of Business and Social Sciences.   A press conference recognizing Little’s achievements and the endowed professorship will be held at 10 a.m., Friday, Dec. 3, at Laird Weems Center.   His son, Todd Little, CPA, principal, and managing member at Little and Associates, LLC, in Monroe, established the professorship.   Henry A. Little’s legacy Henry Little graduated from then-Northeast Louisiana  

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