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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.
Austin: New Bar Owners Refuse Gay Customers
July 23 2013 1:30 PM ET

Austin: New Bar Owners Refuse Gay Customers

Michelle Garcia

Owners of a bar that was originally a gay bar have reportedly started strictly barring gay patrons from entering

July 03 2013 5:15 PM ET

What's the Perfect Car for a Gay Wedding?

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Car and Driver has provided a definitive list of the 10 best cars in which to get gay-married.

Is Chick-fil-A President Shy About Being Antigay?
June 28 2013 3:17 PM ET

Is Chick-fil-A President Shy About Being Antigay?

Lucas Grindley

The president of Chick-fil-A once proudly declared his company opposed to marriage equality.

LGBT Entrepreneur Event Wednesday in Santa Monica
June 23 2013 4:36 PM ET

LGBT Entrepreneur Event Wednesday in Santa Monica

Trudy Ring

Businessman and author Keith Ferrazzi will speak.

Study: Same-Sex Couples Suffer Discrimination in Rental Market
June 18 2013 3:10 PM ET

Study: Same-Sex Couples Suffer Discrimination in Rental Market

Trudy Ring

Research indicates same-sex couples received far fewer responses to email inquiries about rental units than straight couples did.

Caterpillar Drops Boy Scout Funding Over Gay Ban
June 14 2013 11:58 AM ET

Caterpillar Drops Boy Scout Funding Over Gay Ban

Sunnivie Brydum

A spokeswoman for the equipment manufacturer said the Scouts' ban on openly gay adults doesn't align with the company's nondiscrimination policies.

Small-Business Owners Support Antibias Laws
June 07 2013 10:23 PM ET

Small-Business Owners Support Antibias Laws

Trudy Ring

They also say protecting LGBT people from discrimination is good for the bottom line.

June 06 2013 3:00 PM ET

STUDY: Are Gays More Likely to Be Poor?

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A new study claims that LGBT Americans are actually more vulnerable to poverty than straights.

HRC Study Reveals Ongoing Discrimination Against LGBT Workers
June 04 2013 1:57 PM ET

LGBT Workers Still Suffer

Daniel Reynolds

A report released by HRC and other nonprofits reveals the substantial hurdles still faced by LGBT workers and their families.

Apple Removes 'Ex-Gay' App; Will Google Follow?
May 31 2013 6:15 PM ET

Apple Removes 'Ex-Gay' App; Will Google Follow?

Trudy Ring

Apple took down the app soon after a petition was launched, but no word from Google so far.

ExxonMobil Shareholders Cast 14th Vote Opposing Protections for LGBT Employees
May 29 2013 5:40 PM ET

ExxonMobil Rejects Protections for LGBT Employees — Again

Sunnivie Brydum

Shareholders of the oil giant voted against adding nondiscrimination protections for LGBT employees by a margin of 81% to 19%.

Want the Worst? Search for 'Gayest'
May 24 2013 8:25 PM ET

Want the Worst? Search for 'Gayest'

Trudy Ring

A search for 'gayest trends' on Google turns up 'worst trends.'

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