Spin-Offs vs. Split-Offs vs. Carve-Outs

When companies divest themselves of certain assets, they can do so in several ways. It is vital that you know the difference between these different methods, as they all have their own distinct advantages. So, what does it mean to spin-off, split off, or carve out a...

The Basics of Business Valuation

Whether you’re looking to buy a business, sell your stake in one, or simply know what one’s worth, proper business valuation is essential. That said, far too many people are unfamiliar with the practice and the benefits it can bring them. So what is business valuation...

The Need for Financial Literacy

It is fair to say that there are few things more important to your long-term financial future than making sure that you are financially literate enough to plan for that future in the first place. So why do so many Americans lack the basic financial literacy skills...

Four Ways to Get Out of Debt

Few things can feel more deflating and debilitating than being buried beneath a mound of debt. Finding yourself in the red can leave you wondering how and if you’ll ever get back into the black again. After all, any money you make has to go right into paying off those...