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Why Most Business Transactions Fail

Selling a business doesn't always mean happily-ever-after. Here are 3 of the most common things that go wrong

What Really Happens When You Sell Your Business

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One retired business owner shares how he scored a happy exit—and what you can do to do the same

Warren Buffett’s Investment Secrets Revealed

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The billionaire offers a refresher course on his value investing approach

Our Best RRSP Advice

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That March 3 deadline is nearing. How to maximize your personal investment, and what to consider as a business owner

4 Tips to Get Better at Saving for Your RRSP

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Sick of trying to beat the RRSP clock every year? Here are some hassle-free ways to automate your saving

Why File Your Taxes?

PROFIT Business Cast

Doing your taxes isn’t just about paying the government. What exporting businesses should keep in mind. Plus: RRSPs and TFSAs explained

4 Big Tax Tips for Entrepreneurs

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In a complicated system, it’s easy to overlook big savings. Expert advice for business owners on how to be smart at tax time

How I Invest: The Data Hound

Ron Lovett's Steady Eddie investment plan is based on research; Photo: Aaron McKenzie Fraser

Ron Lovett has built a tidy little nest egg by diligently scouring real estate data to help guide his commercial property picks

Hired-Gun CEOs Don’t Always Deliver

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Founders may have trouble transitioning to a CEO role, but numbers show that their companies perform best for investors. What makes founder-run firms such solid investments?

The Lazy Franchisee

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The personal investment that can yield double-digit returns without dragging you away from running your own business—and the risk you’ll have to watch out for if you pursue it

Are you a Cautious Analyzer or a Contented Passive?

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A new tool tells you what sort of investor you are, helping craft an investment strategy more suited to your mindset

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