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In Business, The Advocate brings readers the latest news regarding developments in the LGBT business world. Find out the happenings of gay business leaders that are moving the Invisible Hand in the United States and around the world like Apple's Tim Cook, American Eagle's Robert Hanson, and 3M Unitek's Mary Jo Abler. Learn tips from the pros about managing the business affairs of day-to-day life for the present and future. Prepare for retirement and learn how changing laws regarding same-sex marriage, partnership, and adoption affects financial planning.
The Financial Effects of DOMA:  Social Security
March 18 2014 10:07 AM ET

The Financial Effects of DOMA: Social Security

Advocate.com Editors

The IRS ruled last year that all same-sex marriages will be fully recognized for Federal tax purposes. Great news for most newly married same-sex couples. Unfortunately, not all Federal agencies have fallen in-line with the same interpretation of the recent DOMA decisions.

Chick-fil-A's CEO Now Wiser on Marriage Equality Debate
March 17 2014 5:12 PM ET

Chick-fil-A's CEO Wiser on Marriage Equality Debate

Sunnivie Brydum

Dan Cathy says his opinions on marriage haven't changed, he's just learned to keep them to himself.

The Financial Effects of DOMA: Ushering in a New Year Money Minute
March 11 2014 10:12 AM ET

The Financial Effects of DOMA: Ushering in a New Year Money Minute

Advocate.com Editors

It's the perfect time to revisit our financial and estate plans to assure all I’s have been dotted and all T’s have been crossed. Especially with the tremendous amount of change this past year has brought about for all LGBT couples.

March 10 2014 2:50 PM ET

P.R. Agency Adds LGBT Practice

Op-ed: Will Gay Couples' 2013 Tax Bills Be Bigger Than Usual?
February 24 2014 4:17 AM ET

Op-ed: Will Gay Couples' 2013 Tax Bills Get Bigger?

David Rae

Many same-sex married couples may get hit with a penalty that some of their straight friends are familiar with.

Nick Hodulik: Marriage of the Minds
February 15 2014 7:00 AM ET

Nick Hodulik: Marriage of the Minds

Adam Sandel

In our partnership with StartOut, we regularly invite the group to highlight an LGBT entrepreneur. Here’s a case for extending yourself beyond a single professional niche.

Stoli Donates $150K to Fight Russian Homophobia
February 09 2014 9:29 PM ET

Stoli Donates $150K to Fight Russian Homophobia

Neal Broverman

The vodka brand, with ties to Russia, sends a clear message with their donation.

Okla. Restaurant Owner Won't Serve 'Freaks, F*ggots'
February 07 2014 6:01 PM ET

Okla. Restaurant Owner Won't Serve 'Freaks, F*ggots'

Neal Broverman

Owner Gary James will serve you if you're a straight, white, male Republican who's never been on government aid.

WATCH: Chevrolet To Debut LGBT-Inclusive Ads During Olympics
February 07 2014 12:09 PM ET

WATCH: Chevrolet's LGBT-Inclusive Olympic Ads

Stacy Lambe

An new TV spot brings a first for Chevrolet

Coke Apologizes for Antigay Social Media Tool
January 28 2014 2:02 PM ET

Coke Apologizes for Antigay Social Media Tool

Sunnivie Brydum

The Olympics sponsor contends programming was to blame for responses that many considered antigay when pro-LGBT words were entered into various interactive portions of the brand's site.

World Economic Forum to Spotlight LGBT Rights
January 20 2014 2:55 PM ET

World Economic Forum to Spotlight LGBT Rights

Sunnivie Brydum

Megadonors Paul Singer and Dan Loeb plan to use the annual World Economic Forum to spark a discussion about LGBT rights.

Bakery Loses Fight in Strange Case of Refusing Lesbian Wedding Cake
January 19 2014 6:06 PM ET

Bakery Loses Fight to Keep Strange Wedding Cake Policy

Lucas Grindley

In one of the weirder cases of same-sex couples being refused service for their weddings, an Oregon bakery has come out the loser.

January 16 2014 12:45 PM ET

Au Bon Pain Says Wi-Fi Provider Blocked LGBT Sites

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