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Is the FTC going to shut down your coaching business?

On February 8th, 2018 the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) obtained a victory in court that sent shockwaves through the coaching industry. At the request of the FTC a Federal Court issued an injunction temporarily putting a stop to a tiered coaching...

What you need to know about the GDPR, the EU’s new General Data Protection Regulation

On May 25th the European Union's new General Data Protection Rule (GDPR) will go into effect. If you are unaware of the GDPR and you are a small business owner or online entrepreneur, then you will want to listen up. The GDPR most definitely impacts your online...