Equity

Understanding Equity: What Are Retained Earnings?

Learn the basic concepts behind retained earnings and the preparation of a statement of retained earnings.

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Introduce Your Millennial Customers to Equity Finance

Learn how to responsibly introduce the concept of financing to potential millennial customers, who may be reluctant to engage with credit ac

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How to Use a Vesting Schedule for Employee Equity and Profit Sharing

Learn what a vesting schedule is, see why it is useful for small business owners, and see two example vesting schedule calculations.

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Small Business Term: Negative Equity

Find out what negative equity is, how to determine if an asset is in negative equity, and how it affects small business owners.

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Debt to Equity Ratio

Learn about the debt-to-equity ratio, which tells investors how much financial leverage a business has.

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Five Things You Should Know Before Seeking External Investment

Hoping to land external investments? Use these five criteria to gauge whether your business is ready to be invested in.

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What Is Equity Financing?

Equity financing allows businesses to raise capital. Find out how it works and what its advantages and disadvantages are.

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How to Determine Equity Percentages to Give to Employees or Investors

Learn what equity is, how it is calculated, and learn about some of the key factors that determine how to allocate shares amongst stakeholde

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