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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.
Mozilla CEO Won't Clarify Marriage Views
April 02 2014 3:55 PM ET

Mozilla CEO Won't Clarify Marriage Views

Sunnivie Brydum

But Mozilla's new CEO Brendan Eich also told CNET that he wouldn't entertain a hypothetical scenario wherein he could possibly vote for legislation like California's Proposition 8 again.

OKCupid's Brilliant Response to Mozilla's Antigay CEO
March 31 2014 8:26 PM ET

OKCupid's Brilliant Response to Mozilla's Antigay CEO

Sunnivie Brydum

The LGBT-inclusive online dating site is asking its users to stop accessing the site on Mozilla's browser, Firefox.

Nearly 65K Demand Mozilla CEO Come Out for Marriage Equality
March 31 2014 3:19 PM ET

Nearly 65K Demand Mozilla CEO Come Out for Marriage Equality

Sunnivie Brydum

Although the company supports marriage equality, some activists still want to know where Mozilla's new CEO stands on the issue.

Mozilla CEO Responds to Antigay Allegations
March 26 2014 4:18 PM ET March 26 2014 5:34 PM ET

Mozilla CEO Responds to Antigay Allegations

Sunnivie Brydum

After taking heat for a donation he made in support of California's antigay Proposition 8, Mozilla cofounder Brendan Eich promised to champion inclusion in his new role as CEO.

To Google, 'Bisexual' Still Equals Porn
March 21 2014 1:49 PM ET

To Google, 'Bisexual' Still Equals Porn

Michelle Garcia

An issue that bisexual activists had with Google seemed to be resolved, but it turns out that's not the case.

The Financial Effects of DOMA:  Social Security
March 18 2014 11:07 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 6:12 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 11:12 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 3:50 PM ET

P.R. Agency Adds LGBT Practice

Op-ed: Will Gay Couples' 2013 Tax Bills Be Bigger Than Usual?
February 24 2014 5:17 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 8:00 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 10:29 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 7:01 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.

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