10 Great Things to Do With $10k Now

Finding that you have an extra $1,000 on hand gives you a chance to make a fresh start and do something new. That could be a timely investment, a better fitness routine, or a home upgrade. In fact, we found 20 smart things to do when you have $1,000 burning a hole in your pocket (and 15 totally realistic ways to come up with that cash.)

When you’re fortunate enough to be looking at a $10,000 windfall, the stakes feel higher—and the results can be more dramatic. With a five-figure sum to deploy, you can change a life or seriously improve your financial prospects. Here are 10 ideas for making that happen.


Tech Firms Venture Into New Territory: Lending

Intuit, INTU 0.71 % PayPal PYPL -5.02 % and Square already know how much money millions of small businesses are bringing in each day. Now these tech firms are stepping up efforts to mine that data to get into the lending business.

In the latest move, Intuit Inc., the maker of TurboTax, is expected to announce Thursday that it is teaming up with online lender OnDeck Capital Inc. ONDK 3.38 % to create a $100 million fund to provide loans to users of its QuickBooks accounting software.


Small Business and its impact on Florida – SBDC REPORT 2015

The following periodical is GREAT info for the state of small business in Florida.