When it comes to questions about business finance, Jill Andresky Fraser has the answers. As Inc. magazine's finance editor since 1989, she writes on raising capital, cash management, and personal finance for business owners.
As a prolific writer and respected journalist, she's also worked for such publications as Forbes, The New York Times, and The New York Observer. More recently, she investigated corporate America in her book, White-Collar Sweatshop: The Deterioration of Work and Its Rewards in Corporate America.
Here we've collected some of Fraser's best articles from the Inc. archives.
Sound cash-flow management can be an entrepreneur's main source of financing. This Inc. case study reveals how one company focused on profitability and cash flow to achieve its long-term financing goals.
Most business owners know when their company needs money. But it's much harder for entrepreneurs to judge what type of financing is most realistic for their businesses. Use this quiz to evaluate your options.
Waiting too long to hire a CFO can create problems for fast-growth companies. There are no one-size-fits-all guidelines, but there are a number of factors to consider when deciding whether you're ready for a full-time CFO.