Aug 15, 2012 Some generation Y entrepreneurs are turning the idea of going into the family business on its head -- by hiring their parents to work at their fledgling companies.
Aug 6, 2012 The Treasury Department is planning to roll out a floating-rate note program in about a year. But what is a floating-rate note and why do we need one? Sr. Producer Paddy Hirsch explains with a boat analogy.
Jul 27, 2012 Hollywood costumes and props used to be sold on eBay. The sale of a big private collection shows that specialty auctions are now the way to go.
Jul 20, 2012 One parent wonders why many adults disapprove of where her son is putting his hard-earned lemonade stand money towards.
Jul 17, 2012 After Whit Alexander found success co-creating the board game Cranium, he found a calling in social entrepreneurship. The story of the battery business he built in Ghana is told in a new book by his brother Max.
Jul 6, 2012 Eight percent is considered the "magic" return rate, but in today's economy, trying to hit that number may be dangerous.
Jul 3, 2012 Angel investors fund the very early stages of startups, looking to get in early on the next big thing. A lot of angel money ends up going down the drain, but that's just the price of innovation.
Jun 29, 2012 Some say cheaper insurance could help startup owners focus on business.
Jun 13, 2012 What should investors -- especially those in their 50s and 60s -- do with their already diminished retirement savings?