Buy your copy of Entrepreneur Intervention: Triumphs & Failures of Entrepreneurs today! From the back cover: At a time when economic uncertainty and unemployment numbers fill the headlines, we all need something to lift us up. That is what this book is about. The Financial Bin has accumulated the stories of 28 remarkable individuals. These entrepreneurs share … Read more

Early October Launch of iPhone 5 Confirmed by AT&T Vice President to Employees? [Updated]

BGR briefly reports that an AT&T vice president has confirmed to some employees that the iPhone 5 is indeed slated to launch in early October as has recently been rumored by several sources. Additionally, the VP communicated the following to a group of managers: “Expect things to get really, really busy in the next 35-50 … Read more

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Leslie Jacobs: Layoffs Be Damned — I Survived and YOU Will Too! – Part II

(This series chronicles the experiences of Leslie Jacobs, Founder of “Les Mess.”  You can find Part I of Leslie’s remarkable story here). Five months after being laid off I had my first job interview, I was not thrilled with the idea of having to dress up and drive 45 minutes to get to this job—so … Read more

Financial Bin Staff Returns From Ireland

We officially returned from Ireland yesterday.  Regular market updates will resume starting today along with new Main Street BEAT articles.  We will add another post or two to the Ireland section today or tomorrow.  I hoped you enjoyed our conversations. Thanks for your continued support of Sincerely, Financial Bin Staff