Dear Penny: Do I Get My Ex’s Lottery Money if We’re Still Legally Married?

Dear Penny, I left my husband in 1990. We were in a bitter custody battle for two years before I left. I was awarded sole custody. He had visitation rights, which he never used. Long story short, he never saw our children from the time I left him. He was on Social Security Disability, which […]

Digital Branding for Interior Designers

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Before 2020, maintaining a design business without an online presence wasn’t an easy task. With the pandemic, we’ve realized it’s impossible to grow without an organized approach to digital branding.  With the right strategy, digital branding can help you build your credibility and authority as an interior […]

10 Smart Ways to Save Money on Spices (Herbs, Too!)

10. Try Herb and Spice Substitutions First Steps: Plan Before You Shop First, let’s review some smart-shopper basics that will help you save money when you buy spices and herbs. Understand the Shelf Life of Herbs and Spices Herbs and spices come from plants, but from different parts. Herbs are the leaves of a plant. […]

ZipRecruiter vs. Indeed: A Head-to-Head Comparison

If you’re an employer searching for talent, you’ll have to meet job seekers in the places they frequent. ZipRecruiter and Indeed are two of the top job boards that job seekers visit regularly. Some test the job market monthly; others explore it once or twice a week; and others are on ZipRecruiter and Indeed almost […]

3 Cash-Management Challenges Businesses Face and How to Overcome Them

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Following good cash-management practices is essential for businesses of all sizes and structures to survive. Managing the cash flowing into and out of your business enables the owner to settle debts and pay expenses, recoup income for themselves and shareholders, and reinvest in the business expanding in size, services or […]

Are You Terrorizing Your Audience? (Plus More Seasonal Hot Takes)

A scary-smart horror parody from Umault skewers companies that stalk people who dare to pass through their content gates. Party City treats its audience to original research on a content sweet spot. And the Food52 community shows it’s better to give and to receive. The Stalking: A prospect’s perspective Opening scene: A woman is encouraged […]

How Small Business Owners And Entrepreneurs Can Succeed

Marketing Podcast with Barry McCarthy In this episode of the Duct Tape Marketing Podcast, I interview Barry C. McCarthy. Barry was named President and CEO of Deluxe Corporation in November 2018 and is a member of its board of directors. He’s also the author of  Small Business Revolution: How Owners and Entrepreneurs Can Succeed. Key […]

Freelance Bartending Side Gig Stirs Up Extra Cash

Freelance bartending is a great side gig for the holidays that doesn’t require bartending school and can earn you good extra money whether you’re working large events or something more intimate. Freelance bartenders can make anywhere from $20 to $50 per hour — and sometimes more — according to freelance bartenders we interviewed. That’s before […]