A selection of interesting and relevant financial news from Tuesday, January 17th, 2017.Read More
It's the aftermath of election day. Trump is now our President Elect. Despite personal beliefs, whether you're a Democrat or Republican, this is a fact we must face together as a country. For small business owners, this could be a blessing or a curse. Trump is a businessman, something he's made abundantly clear during his campaign, but his businesses have primarily been in the multimillion dollar realm. This begs the question: would he be a good POTUS when it comes to small business reform? Or is he out of touch with the very people who elected him looking for helpful solutions to problems facing small business owners?
Forbes, in response to these questions, gave some insight into what we could see from a Trump presidency in the hopes of him trying to bolster small businesses. Among these ideas, things which could possibly help small businesses include amendments being made to the Affordable Care act to help make healthcare premiums more affordable for business owners as well as support for the H1-B Visa program.
For more in depth analysis, you can visit the article on Forbes right here.