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.

While the fine isn't final yet, the owners of Sweet Cakes by Melissa are already raising funds to cover it — but GoFundMe won't host their campaign.

April 29 2015 8:27 PM

Someone thinks you need to date via smartwatch. So now you can.

April 29 2015 7:00 PM

One of the owners says he was unaware of how virulently Ted Cruz opposes LGBT equality before hosting the dinner at his home.

April 27 2015 2:39 AM

Now parting ways is New York City Gay Men's Chorus, joining Broadway Bares and potentially more.

April 26 2015 4:24 AM

The ad from Truth Wins Out says the legislation will cause economic harm to Louisiana.

April 24 2015 3:26 PM

The Louisiana governor and possible presidential candidate says corporate 'bullying' led to changes in such laws in Indiana and Arkansas.

April 23 2015 4:52 PM

Brian Klawiter manages to keep his name in the news for the second week.

April 22 2015 9:02 PM

In our partnership with StartOut, the nonprofit nurturing LGBT entrepreneurs, we regularly invite the organization to highlight one of their business leaders. This woman's story makes the case for starting anew.

April 20 2015 5:27 PM

Several protestors had a heated debate with Brian Klawiter's supporters about his decision to refuse service to gay customers.

April 19 2015 2:17 PM