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Arlington Chamber will school students on starting their own businesses

Washington Post         By Kathy Orton October 12 The Arlington Chamber of Commerce is now offering a program for middle and high school students to teach them how to become entrepreneurs. The chamber has partnered with the Young Entrepreneurs Academy, a national initiative started 10 years ago that has spread to 30 states…

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European Banks Being Put To The Test, Literally

European finance regulators are preparing to release the results of a “stress test” conducted on some 150 banks and lenders. This test is intended to gauge the strength of their balances and to determine whether or not they can survive with the region’s struggling economic state. Regulators plan to disclose the test results this Sunday…

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A Narrative Debunked

As the completely in-competent Obama Administration lumbers on, applying one losing solution to our pathetic economic growth after another, our failed-recovery can hardly continue to be beamed on President George W. Bush! A Narrative Debunked Growth: For years now, the Obama administration has excused the slowest economic recovery in history as a result of the…

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China’s Central Bank To Inject Funds Into Smaller Banks

The People’s Bank of China announced earlier this month that it would inject 200 billion yuan ($32.7 billion USD) into nearly two dozen smaller banks. This move reportedly aims to help the joint-stock banks with end-of-the-year liquidity, while simultaneously boosting the nation’s economy. The banks to receive the funds, including China Guangfa Bank Co. and…

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The Pros and Cons of Angel Investors

  Angels have become an increasingly popular source of venture capital over the past decade. The term “angel” — when used to describe investing — usually refers to successful business individuals who are investing their own personal funds for a startup businesses. There are pros and cons to seeking Angel Investors and we’ll go over…

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Fantasy Sports Startup FanDuel Raises $70 Million

Fantasy Sports Startup FanDuel Raises $70 Million The Web-based fantasy sports startup, FanDuel, announced last month that it had raised more than $70 million in investor funding, reaffirming the growing trend of fantasy sports leagues. According to the company’s CEO Nigel Eccles, some 41 million people throughout the world participate in fantasy sports. FanDuel’s latest…

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Banks Are Lending Less

Why Banks Are Lending Less

It’s been six years since the financial crisis of 2008, yet banks are still reluctant to lend money. To put the problem into perspective, U.S. business loans of $1 million or less have declined by 13% from 2007 to 2011, and the total amount loaned declined by 19% (inflation taken into account). Banks make their money…

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Event hosted by the publishers of Diplomatic Connections Magazine

On September 18th, two of Intrepid Executive Group’s Partners took advantage of a beautiful event hosted by the publishers of Diplomatic Connections Magazine – a publication dedicated to the confluence of diplomacy and business. The Partners took advantage of the reception – held at the prestigious Fairmont Hotel in Washington, D.C. – to enjoy informal…

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Intrepid Executive Group participates in Maryland Hispanic Business Conference

The Intrepid Executive Group participated as a sponsor in its fifth consecutive Maryland Hispanic Business Conference on September 2nd.   The conference more than over 100 Sponsors and Vendors and is attended by hundreds of entrepreneurs.   Intrepid was approached by more than 200 Hispanic businesspeople, requesting access to our private sources of funding to raise capital…

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New FICO Changes May Boost Your Credit Score

Millions of Americans may notice a slight boost in their credit score thanks to a new credit scoring system. The Fair Isaac Corporation, creator of the FICO credit score, announced a new scoring system last month that will largely benefit consumers as a whole. FICO Score 9 Dubbed the FICO Score 9, the new system…

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So here it comes Mr. and Ms. Entrepreneur!

The end of QE – time to head to the bank for that investment capital you need. Right? Read on! Why Is Fed Considering Paying Banks Not To Lend To Main Street By MIKE COSGROVE Posted 07/18/2014 06:37 PM ET The Federal Reserve created a monster $4.3 trillion balance sheet, up by $3 trillion from…

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Intrepid executive Group Attend the U.S. Africa Summit

Washington, D.C. – August 2014   The CEO of Intrepid Executive Group, LLC – a Maryland Limited Liability Company and – was invited by Tanzanian Embassy dignitaries to attend the historic U.S.-Africa Summit in Washington, D.C. today. Washington’s Corporate Council on Africa hosted the forum featuring many African Heads of State, who spoke to the…

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