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Why entrepreneurs use franchising to expand their business

As of 09/20/2014 1:00 PM
Have you ever wondered why there seems to be a sudden proliferation of "franchise" businesses? Full article

Why Americans are flocking to their sinking shores

As of 09/21/2014 9:01 AM
Americans are flocking to the water's edge, as they have for decades, even as the risks to life and property mount. Full article

5 tips to beat the holiday rush

As of 09/21/2014 8:54 AM
You can start preparing for the holiday rush as early as September. Here's how Full article

Tim Cook puts personal touch on iPhone 6 launch

As of 09/20/2014 10:39 PM
Apple chief Tim Cook personally kicked off sales of the iPhone 6, joining in "selfies" and shaking hands with customers Friday outside the company's store near his Silicon Valley home. Full article

Young techs not happy with London's anti-immigrant mood

As of 09/20/2014 6:03 PM
When Efe Cakarel picked London as a new base for his video streaming company, he was counting on its location, capital markets and infrastructure, but also on the city's reputation as a hub for talented people from Europe and beyond. Full article

The 50-20-30 budget approach: Good or bad?

As of 09/20/2014 5:01 PM
Have you heard of the '50-20-30' approach to budgeting? Full article

12 safety tips when buying online

As of 09/20/2014 2:36 PM
Do you often purchase from online shops? Here are some tips to make sure you are buying from legitimate businesses. Full article

What to do if your credit card bill has errors

As of 09/20/2014 1:09 PM
The first thing you should do when you get your credit card statement is to carefully check it against your records. But what do you do if there are some "charges" that you didn't make? Full article

Apple fans line up for new iPhone 6

As of 09/20/2014 12:38 PM
NEW YORK/SAN FRANCISCO - Apple Inc's latest phone lured throngs of gadget lovers, entrepreneurs and early adopters to its stores in New York, San Francisco and other cities around the world in the latest sign of strong initial demand for the new, larger generation of iPhones. Full article

How carinderia owners became millionaire caterers

As of 09/20/2014 12:34 PM
MANILA - This couple started off with selling cooking oil and putting up a 'carinderia' before becoming one of the most sought after caterers in Manila. Full article

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This tycoon bought most expensive Rolls-Royce Phantom ever

Rolls Royce Phantom

A tycoon has purchased not one, but two of the most expensive Rolls-Royce Phantoms ever commissioned.

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Philippines has 13 billionaires; China has 190

Henry Sy

Asia's billionaires led by Chinese tycoons enjoyed the fastest increase in their wealth this year compared to their peers in the rest of the world, a report said Wednesday.