Opinion: New proposal aims at better funded state and local pensions

In an earlier study, my colleague JP Aubry identified the importance of “legacy debt” in public pension plans. This debt

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Fuel cell-powered truck maker Hyzon’s stock suffers record plunge after accounting questions raise delisting fears

Shares of Hyzon Motors Inc. were suffering a record plunge toward a record low Friday, after the maker of fuel

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The Challenges of Buying a Town’s Beloved Small Business

When Jonathan and Jamie Steckler bought Kelloggs & Lawrence, a 135-year-old hardware store in Katonah, NY, they did their best

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How small business owners can maximize a potentially lucrative tax break

The qualified business income (QBI) deduction was a centerpiece of the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA). The write-off

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For small businesses, rising rates, lower optimism—7 things to do to survive.

Small-business owners are faring OK financially right now, but their worries about the future are mounting, according to a new

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US Small-Business Confidence Drops to Near Decade Low as Expectations Dip — NFIB

By Xavier Fontdegloria Confidence among small-business owners in the US declined in June, reaching its lowest level in almost a

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Inflation is hitting small businesses hardest in these cities and states

Consumers are spending more on goods and services, but they aren’t the only ones feeling a pinch. Small-business owners are

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VCs target AI accounting startups as companies look to control spending in uncertain economy

Artificial intelligence startup investors are turning their focus to accounting software, a traditionally subdued corner of business technology, as companies

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‘People are still spending money. Most people who want a job, have a job’: Small-business owners worry about a recession, but many feel confident they will survive one. Here’s why

Small business owners say they have one more item to add to their list of worries: recession. More than four

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Three alternatives to a small-business loan

Banks and credit unions tend to offer the most affordable business financing — if your business can qualify. Only a

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