Small Business News

| WisBusiness

Policymakers at all levels use the problems small businesses face as a key talking point during political debates.

| The Hill

These attempts at small business outreach sound simple, but a new Small Business Majority scientific opinion poll found that only 12 percent of small business owners said they feel their government officials have a strong understanding of the issues they face.

| Mogul

I’m not alone in believing access to healthcare providers like Planned Parenthood is vital to the success of women entrepreneurs.

| Colorado Business Roundtable

"Our polling shows that more than one-third of small business owners with children report that lack of access to affordable and high-quality childcare and education was a barrier to starting their business.

| San Jose Mercury News

The new savings program has been a game-changer for Ramon Gonzales, 29, the floor supervisor for the production team at Red Bay Coffee.

| Health Affairs

The plaintiffs filed their opening brief on July 15.

| Remote Work Pros

In today’s economy, more people are bypassing traditional 9-to-5 jobs to work as freelancers. These jobs can vary, and can include writing, technical work, driving for Uber or Lyft, or renting out one’s home as an AirBnB.

| Medium

I am a small business owner with a doctorate in biology, but when it comes to much of the administrative work that goes along with having eight employees, I’m not as confident.


“We especially commend the DBO’s decision to propose that APR or Estimated APR be disclosed for all small business financing products.


The state of California is tackling the retirement crisis with a program to help seven million workers prepare for the future. Our Senior Personal Finance Correspondent, Sharon Epperson, has more for us.