eHow keeps it simple.
How a press release sets the hook.
Many links from business journalism.org
Ways college students waste money.
Ingrid's story about saving money on textbooks.
USA Today talks about how much we spend on weddings.
Politics and Money
A Firefighters union supplies a sample campaign fundraising projection and a sample campaign budget.
Here's a story more than two decades old from a college newspaper that tells how much it costs to run for city council. We read such stories to find suggestions about sources to interview and questions to ask.
Daily Texan on where faculty political contributions go.
Faculty at sister Jesuit institution get nailed by conservative campus news group.
Robertson does a search and finds his own name.
Startup costs calculator.
Goggle search cost of starting an art gallery
Searches related to cost of starting a business
Google search the cost of being gay.
Don't forget 990 forms, which all non-profits have to file. Here's one for Dancers' Group.
Here's a whole PowerPoint on writing business stories for online.