Writer @Forbes, #entrepreneurs, #smallbiz. Previously BusinessWeek, Money, Forbes, NY Daily News. New Yorker. Dog owner.

Amy Feldman is an award-winning writer and journalist. She writes about business, health care, investing, law, real estate, regulation, taxes and urban development. Her work has appeared recently in Inc., Money, The New York Times and Time, among other publications. She also reviews books for Bloomsbury Review.

Before going freelance in March 2005, Amy was a senior writer at Money magazine, where she investigated corporate wrongdoing, analyzed the tax code ...

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Lord Abbett Duo: Credit Nerds at the Core

barrons.com — Christopher Towle and Steven Rocco, managers of the Lord Abbett High Yield fund, sit next to each other on the open 11th floor of the money manager's Jersey City, N.J., headquarters, close enough to talk bonds all day.

Whitepages Founder Alex Algard Gives Up CEO Slot There To Focus On Caller ID Spinoff Hiya

forbes.com — Whitepages founder Alex Algard steps down as CEO to focus on spinoff Hiya, which wants to safeguard your mobile phone from spam.

New Study: Women Entrepreneurs Ask For Less Financing Than Men, Get Smaller Loans At Higher Rates

forbes.com — New study shows women small business owners ask for lower amounts of financing than men do, and receive lower loan amounts at higher rates.

Couple Behind Urban Accents Talk Spice Mixes, Getting Into Crate & Barrel, Running Company Together

forbes.com — Urban Accents' Tom Knibbs and Jim Dygas started their spice mix company 20 years ago. Now, they're in Crate and Barrel, Whole Foods and Safeway, with sales of roughly $15 million.

Entrepreneur Shoukat Dhanani Runs One Of America's Largest Private Businesses -- Very, Very Quietly

forbes.com — Entrepreneur Shoukat Dhanani has built a giant family business in franchised restaurants (Burger King, Popeyes) and convenience stores without any outside investors.

The Super Sizer: How Greg Flynn Became America's Largest Restaurant Franchisee With $1.9B Revenues

forbes.com — Greg Flynn, a Tesla-driving West Coast dealmaker, isn't the kind of guy you'd expect to be running a bunch of Applebee's and Taco Bells. But using plenty of patience, persistence and institutional capital, he's built America's largest franchise restaurant empire--and made a lot of money.

What It Took To Get Society Nine, A Startup Selling Women's Combat-Fitness Gear, Off The Ground

forbes.com — Society Nine's 27-year-old founder, Lynn Le, sold her stuff, launched a Kickstarter campaign, and went on TV to raise funds for her women's boxing glove and combat sports apparel startup. She hopes to reach $1.5 million in sales in 2017.

Franklin Global Discovery: Shelter From the Storm

barrons.com — When markets are turbulent, as they've been lately, there's something to be said for sticking with funds that have a long history of downside protection. Franklin Mutual Global Discovery (ticker: TEDIX), which has $26 billion in assets and a 22-year history of buying undervalued stocks, is one such fund.

"Nothing Out There For Younger, Fashionable People"

forbes.com — Canadian fashion designer Izzy Camilleri started a brand for people in wheelchairs. Designing the clothes for a seated position was the easy part, figuring out how to market them has been much harder.

Alex Algard Risked Everything To Turn His Struggling Firm, Whitepages, Into A Growing Tech Company

forbes.com — Alex Algard risked everything he owned to turn his struggling business, Whitepages, into a fast-growing tech company he expects to generate $150 million in revenue next year.
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Sep 29, 2016

RT @kurteichenwald: Trump reps met with Cuban officials, biz folk and bankers re: casinos, then discussed disguising trip as charitable. https://t.co/G465GB53MZ

Sep 28, 2016

Nowhere near as rich as he claims and $800M less rich than last year, but no way to know income w/ out seeing tax return https://t.co/KinoGVrcin

Sep 23, 2016

RT @espiers: When Money Talks--And Says Horrible Bigoted Things. On Palmer Luckey, tech industry wealth, & civic responsibility: https://t.…

Sep 23, 2016

Crowd waiting for @PATHTrain to resume, cop says "another half an hour"

Sep 20, 2016

Understated announcement on JetBlue: "Please refrain from using or charging your Galaxy Note 7"

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