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10 Pros And Cons Of Hiring A CPA For Your Small Business
10 Pros And Cons Of Hiring A CPA For Your Small Business
Published on July 15, 2022 by Shira Mizrachi
If you are running a small business with a limited budget hiring a CPA might sound like a good move, but a big decision. Some pros and cons must be considered to maximize the benefits of such a service or accomplishing it yourself. ...
11 Tips to Guide You Through Starting Your Business
11 Tips to Guide You Through Starting Your Business
Published on July 5, 2022 by Talia Stern
There are a lot of things to consider when starting your own business. We give you some tips that will help you get through the planning, hard work, and money investment, while learning what it takes to succeed....
Top 6 Ways to Protect Your Small Business Assets
Top 6 Ways to Protect Your Small Business Assets
Published on June 27, 2022 by Sarah Klein
Almost any business, no matter its size or nature, runs the risk of getting sued for whatever the reason. We give you a list of six ways to start ensuring your hard-earned assets are safe from any potential legal issues or disputes....
10 Tips to Manage Your Business Cash Flow with a Small Business Loan or a Merchant Cash Advance
10 Tips to Manage Your Business Cash Flow with a Small Business Loan or a Merchant Cash Advance
Published on June 27, 2022 by Romi Levine
There are many viable options available to businesses when managing cash flow. By carefully evaluating your options, you can find the best solution for your business; it may be a business loan, a business line of credit or more likely, a merchant cash advance....
The Straightforward Guide to the 1031 Exchange - Updated for 2022
The Straightforward Guide to the 1031 Exchange - Updated for 2022
Published on June 21, 2022 by Tamara Cohen
A 1031 exchange allows investors to swap like-kind property, postponing capital gains tax, but in case it is confusing, we give you a detailed guide that will tell you all about the 1031 exchange concepts, rules, and more....
Top 7 Business Ideas for Nurse Entrepreneurs
Top 7 Business Ideas for Nurse Entrepreneurs
Published on June 15, 2022 by Talia Stern
Nurses with the mindset of an entrepreneur can pursue various paths and potential business opportunities. The only way to guarantee your success after launching your own business is to focus on your own level of expertise....
How E-Signatures Accelerate Business Loan Approval And Funding
How E-Signatures Accelerate Business Loan Approval And Funding
Published on June 13, 2022 by Shira Mizrachi
The introduction of advanced solutions, such as electronic signatures (e-signatures), has revolutionized how you can apply for and get a loan to fund your business operations. Gone are the days when you had to be physically available to sign a business loan application....
How to Become a More Effective Leader with Help From a Business Coach
How to Become a More Effective Leader with Help From a Business Coach
Published on May 23, 2022 by Romi Levine
Running a successful business is rewarding in terms of money, but coaching people to do business successfully can be quite satisfying. Also, sharing the knowledge you gain on your particular road to success can be pretty fulfilling, not to mention profitable....
A Simple Step-By-Step Guide to Choosing the Right Pump for Your Construction Job
A Simple Step-By-Step Guide to Choosing the Right Pump for Your Construction Job
Published on April 28, 2022 by Rachel Dayan
Having the right pump can make all the difference in the construction industry. If you're not sure which one is right for your job, we will walk you through choosing the right pump for your needs....
9 Reasons Why Your Business Should Take Credit Card Payments
9 Reasons Why Your Business Should Take Credit Card Payments
Published on April 18, 2022 by Maya Friedman
If your store still doesn't accept credit card payments in this day and age, then you're losing a significant amount of sales. We give you a few reasons why you should start accepting them....
Can Trading And Using Cryptocurrency Be Useful For Your Business? Find Out Here
Can Trading And Using Cryptocurrency Be Useful For Your Business? Find Out Here
Published on April 15, 2022 by Tamara Cohen
What do these currencies actually mean for businesses? Can they be used to make transactions and improve efficiency? We explore the ways in which businesses can use cryptocurrencies and how they can benefit from them....
2022 Guide to Bringing Your Business Idea to Life
2022 Guide to Bringing Your Business Idea to Life
Published on April 6, 2022 by Liara Cohen
So you have a great business idea, now what? You need to actually put that business idea into action and make it a reality. Starting a business is one thing, but turning it into a profitable enterprise takes more than just passion and an innovative idea....
How to Acquire a Fast Loan During an Emergency
How to Acquire a Fast Loan During an Emergency
Published on March 21, 2022 by Tamara Cohen
Once in your life, you will come across a situation that will require you to acquire extra cash, especially if you don't have enough savings. That's why many lending companies offer fast cash that anyone can use during emergencies. If you are currently facing a financial problem, don't lose hope. There are many ways you can help yourself during such times; we'll give you some tips to increase your chance of qualifying for an emergency loan fast....
4 Requirements for the Perfect Commercial Vehicle
4 Requirements for the Perfect Commercial Vehicle
Published on January 10, 2022 by Miriam Elbaz
Are you in the market for a commercial vehicle? Whether you're looking for a new or used model, there are certain requirements you'll need to keep in mind. ...
Why It's Important To Always Keep Your Commercial Space Clean
Why It's Important To Always Keep Your Commercial Space Clean
Published on January 10, 2022 by Shira Mizrachi
Running a business today isn't easy. Between keeping the business in good financial standing, staying on top of current trends to keep customers happy, and all of the other responsibilities that a person has to do in order to run a successful business - it can be difficult. One important aspect that has to be given attention to is keeping the place clean....
How Can An Employer Monitor Employees During Working Hours: 4 Techniques
How Can An Employer Monitor Employees During Working Hours: 4 Techniques
Published on December 22, 2021 by Liara Cohen
While every employee needs to be accountable for their work, employers may still want to monitor the activities of their employees during office hours...
6 Legit Ways To Get Quick Cash From Your Car
6 Legit Ways To Get Quick Cash From Your Car
Published on November 26, 2021 by Tamara Cohen
There is really no need to say it, but times are rough for most of us. Things are incredibly expensive, inflation rates are only rising, and the absence of a safety net when the going gets tough...
Quickstart Your Business Using These Financing Tips
Quickstart Your Business Using These Financing Tips
Published on November 12, 2021 by Maya Friedman
Setting up a business is always a hard first step. Aside from setting up the place and getting the people to work with, the most challenging hurdle is getting appropriate funding. ...
Proven Ways to Fund a Small Biotech Business
Proven Ways to Fund a Small Biotech Business
Published on October 5, 2021 by Romi Levine
For those of you who do not know this, it seems like now is the perfect time to launch your own biotech company. ...
Practical Reasons Why You Might Need To Hire A Business Coach
Practical Reasons Why You Might Need To Hire A Business Coach
Published on September 30, 2021 by Miriam Elbaz
In today's competitive market where millions of businesses are trying to get a piece of the action, only a few will survive and thrive well into the future....
7 Tips When Negotiating For A Business Loan
7 Tips When Negotiating For A Business Loan
Published on September 23, 2021 by Maya Friedman
Taking a business loan is very scary due to the considerable consequences you'll suffer if you're unable to settle your debt on time...
These Essential Tips Can Help You Carry Out Your Payroll Process With Greater Speed
These Essential Tips Can Help You Carry Out Your Payroll Process With Greater Speed
Published on September 17, 2021 by Rachel Dayan
The process of payroll can be a time-consuming and tedious task. The last thing you want to do is spend hours and hours on the clock, sifting through paperwork and making sure that everything is correct....
How Do Working Capital Loans Make a Global Impact
How Do Working Capital Loans Make a Global Impact
Published on June 1, 2021 by Romi Levine
More and more people are now having the courage to start up small businesses in an attempt to eventually grow their venture in the future...
How to Plan Opening a New Business
How to Plan Opening a New Business
Published on May 28, 2021 by Liara Cohen
Starting a business of your own seems like a very tempting prospect but as appealing as it is, it can be a very daunting process. ...
Four Reasons You Should Opt for an Online Loan
Four Reasons You Should Opt for an Online Loan
Published on May 21, 2021 by Romi Levine
One of the best things about modern technology is the paperless system. We can process almost every application in the online system without using paper....
How To Always Stay Informed About Your Mortgage And Know Your Interest Rates
How To Always Stay Informed About Your Mortgage And Know Your Interest Rates
Published on May 18, 2021 by Shira Mizrachi
For most people, the feasible way of acquiring a property is by getting a loan to finance it. This type of loan is often referred to as a mortgage....
4 Things Every Construction Worker Needs To Be Familiar With
4 Things Every Construction Worker Needs To Be Familiar With
Published on May 10, 2021 by Sarah Klein
There are plenty of people in professions that don't even cross our minds but hold great value. ...
How to Know If An Online Credit Repair Company is Legit
How to Know If An Online Credit Repair Company is Legit
Published on May 6, 2021 by Rachel Dayan
Your credit score reflects your creditworthiness. If you have a high credit score then you can get loans easily when needed and the interest rates are generally low. ...
How Safe Are Credit Card Payments On Your Phone
How Safe Are Credit Card Payments On Your Phone
Published on April 28, 2021 by Talia Stern
Most people today don?t even remember when they last used cash to pay for something. Card payments have long overtaken all traditional methods of payment. As we rarely ever go anywhere without our phones, there is even a bigger rise in payments using mobile phones. ...
How Small Business Owners Can Gain More Financial Support
How Small Business Owners Can Gain More Financial Support
Published on April 28, 2021 by Miriam Elbaz
Gaining financial resiliency is highly critical to any business, whether a fledgling venture or an established enterprise. Unfortunately, the economy sometimes can become highly volatile, negatively impacting business income streams....
Nine Ways Gold Can Help Preserve Business Capital
Nine Ways Gold Can Help Preserve Business Capital
Published on April 28, 2021 by Romi Levine
Gold has been used in different human civilizations as a measure of value. Years before the formation of fiat currencies, this precious metal was being used as an exchange form and as a way to store wealth in different regions around the world. This ability of gold to break geological boundaries and be an essential commodity in the financial market has made it maintain its value to date....
6 Reasons To Consider an Online Payday Loan When Borrowing Money
6 Reasons To Consider an Online Payday Loan When Borrowing Money
Published on April 26, 2021 by Sarah Klein
A very short-term loan comes under a payday loan. It is usually taken for not more than a few weeks. One can get them through payday money lenders or using an online platform that provides the same. ...
How To Find The Right Broker For Your Investment and Trading Goals
How To Find The Right Broker For Your Investment and Trading Goals
Published on March 26, 2021 by Romi Levine
There will come a time in your life where saving money is no longer enough. You need to expand your financial plan. It is wise that you invest your money in a variety of assets instead of just setting money aside at home or in a bank account....
8 Important Factors Every Freelancer Should Consider
8 Important Factors Every Freelancer Should Consider
Published on March 1, 2021 by Liara Cohen
Let's start with getting to know what exactly it means to be a freelancer. A freelancer is a person who works for himself and is not a full-time employee for a company or organization. They get paid on a task-basis, hourly or daily, depending on their choice....
The Best Ways to Improve Your Credit Score
The Best Ways to Improve Your Credit Score
Published on January 17, 2021 by Talia Stern
Unlock access to better financing opportunities. It's easy to start improving your credit score with these helpful tips....
Intuit Quickbooks Review
Intuit Quickbooks Review
Published on December 9, 2020 by Rachel Dayan
Quickbooks is the range of accounting and bookkeeping tools for small to medium sized businesses. It can be used in the cloud, as a mobile app, or downloaded onto your computer. The tools are easy to use and versatile, helping SMB owners keep track of all their income, expenses, tax obligations, payments, and more in a single location. ...
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Ways To Finance Your Franchise Start-up
Published on December 4, 2020 by Rachel Dayan
Franchising is when you, as the franchisee, buy the rights of an existing and thriving business from the owner of the franchisor. When you buy the business rights, you will have to pay a franchise fee and an ongoing royalty fee in return for using the brand name, logo, ongoing support from the franchisor and the use of their proven system....
How to Grow Your Amazon Business with Payoneer's Capital Advance Product
How to Grow Your Amazon Business with Payoneer's Capital Advance Product
Published on November 20, 2020 by Tamara Cohen
Online marketplaces have democratized the sale of goods around the world and being an eCommerce merchant is a completely viable career path in the Digital Age. There are never-ending lists of items that you could sell, but the key to success is growth and we are about to break down......
4 Tips for Sending and Receiving Money Online
4 Tips for Sending and Receiving Money Online
Published on November 16, 2020 by Shira Mizrachi
The world gets smaller every day. People leave their home countries for distant destinations, companies work with freelancers and consultants on the other side of the globe, and retailers expand their operations so they can sell their wares not just to neighbors down the road...
Things to Consider Before Scaling Your Small Business
Things to Consider Before Scaling Your Small Business
Published on November 11, 2020 by Rachel Dayan
For many small business owners, there’s a strong fixation on growth, but with constant growth comes a big problem: It takes a lot of resources to sustain it...
National Funding vs Kabbage: Which lender offers the best small business loan?
National Funding vs Kabbage: Which lender offers the best small business loan?
Published on September 29, 2020 by Shira Mizrachi
Every small business needs a little extra help from time to time, whether it’s because they're struggling with cash flow issues or they’re ready to...
Prepayment Penalties on Business Loans
Prepayment Penalties on Business Loans
Published on August 18, 2020 by Sarah Klein
Many commercial loans have prepayment penalties. Read on for information on how to choose the right interest rate while mitigating a prepayment penalty fee...
Confession of Judgment
Confession of Judgment
Published on August 16, 2020 by Miriam Elbaz
A confession of judgment allows a lender to garnish a defendant’s business bank account or seize property in the event of a loan default......
Everything You Need to Know About Small Business Loan Fees
Everything You Need to Know About Small Business Loan Fees
Published on August 11, 2020 by Romi Levine
When applying for a small business loan, a merchant cash advance or equipment financing, most business owners are so hyper focused on getting the best rate that they fail to understand how fees can inflate the true cost of the transaction. In this article, we'll cover what fees you'll typically encounter when applying for small business financing......
Best Small Business Loans For Bad Credit of 2020
Best Small Business Loans For Bad Credit of 2020
Published on August 4, 2020 by Romi Levine
If you're a small business owner with bad credit looking for financing, read our lender reviews and find the best rate and lowest fees for 2020....
Six Benefits of an Equipment Leasing Loan
Six Benefits of an Equipment Leasing Loan
Published on August 5, 2019 by Shira Mizrachi
Computers, printers, furniture and specialized machinery are crucial items for most businesses. Whether you are just starting out and have nothing or your present stockpile needs a serious upgrade, enhancing...
How to Check Your Business's Credit Score & Why It's Important
How to Check Your Business's Credit Score & Why It's Important
Published on July 18, 2019 by Liara Cohen
Consider your business’s credit score as something similar to a report card. It shows how well your company has done at paying its debts on time and is therefore quite important to insurance providers...
A Guide to Buying an Existing Business
A Guide to Buying an Existing Business
Published on July 9, 2019 by Miriam Elbaz
Taking over a business that has already been established may be an ideal choice as long as you go into it with your eyes open. Carefully considering several important factors before you take the leap can ensure that...
Types of Business Loans - How to Compare Your Options
Types of Business Loans - How to Compare Your Options
Published on July 2, 2019 by Shira Mizrachi
Believe it or not, virtually every company needs a financial shot in the arm at some point. Whether you require additional cash to get started, want to expand or upgrade or have encountered...
Equipment Financing vs Equipment Leasing
Equipment Financing vs Equipment Leasing
Published on June 17, 2019 by Sarah Klein
Many types of businesses require machinery to run. Whether it is printers, computers, kitchen devices, vehicles or something else, these items can be very expensive. Both equipment financing...
How Does Equipment Financing Differ From a Traditional Business Loan?
How Does Equipment Financing Differ From a Traditional Business Loan?
Published on June 10, 2019 by Romi Levine
Without the lifeblood of capital, the beating heart of your business will sputter and die. At some point during the life of your company, you will inevitably need an infusion of cash to keep it going...
What Types of Collateral Do You Need to Secure a Business Loan?
What Types of Collateral Do You Need to Secure a Business Loan?
Published on June 6, 2019 by Sarah Klein
Particularly for startups and new entrepreneurs with sparse credit histories and no reputation in the industry yet, your willingness and ability to provide collateral may turn out to be the difference between being...
Five Tips for Obtaining a Small Business Loan
Five Tips for Obtaining a Small Business Loan
Published on June 4, 2019 by Sarah Klein
Whether you are just starting out, you want to expand your business, or you need an infusion of cash to recover from a setback, getting a small business loan just comes with the territory when you own a company...
How a Small Business Loan Could Help Fund Your Business
How a Small Business Loan Could Help Fund Your Business
Published on May 23, 2019 by Rachel Dayan
Operating a successful small business without a steady and reliable supply of capital is like attempting to run a marathon without proper hydration and nutrition. Just as fluids and nourishment are vital to finishing...
All You Need to Know About Financing for Breweries
All You Need to Know About Financing for Breweries
Published on March 13, 2019 by Rachel Dayan
In the last number of years, breweries have burst onto the foodie scene. Some breweries are large-scale commercial affairs, but many of the most popular craft beers are brewed by microbreweries, with brewers who are motivated...
Working Capital and Equipment Financing Solutions for HVAC
Working Capital and Equipment Financing Solutions for HVAC
Published on February 20, 2019 by Romi Levine
Running an HVAC business can be a lucrative career move. HVAC technicians are in high demand all year round; installing, servicing, and repairing air conditioning units during the summer season, heating units in the winter...
Financing for General Contracting
Financing for General Contracting
Published on January 2, 2019 by Tamara Cohen
Getting financing as a general contractor isn't easy. Banks and traditional lenders tend to see general contractors as high-risk loan options. Banks are already reluctant to offer loans to small businesses, so when you're a general contractor...
How to Finance your Plumbing Business
How to Finance your Plumbing Business
Published on November 17, 2018 by Miriam Elbaz
Starting a plumbing business is a good career move in the US these days. As a plumber, you know that your career isn't likely to be outsourced or made obsolete any time soon. The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that job openings...
Financing your Auto Repair Business
Financing your Auto Repair Business
Published on September 19, 2018 by Maya Friedman
The auto repair business is going through a very good period at the moment. In fact, the car repair industry in the US is estimated at $86 billion and is predicted to continue to achieve growth over the next few years...
Financing for Vending and Arcade Machines
Financing for Vending and Arcade Machines
Published on August 14, 2018 by Miriam Elbaz
Vending machines and amusements arcades are big business in the US today, averaging $7 billion a year. Whether you're looking for a side job to bring in some extra income, or want to add canteen vending for the benefit of your employees, vending and...
The Keys to Success as a Fabricator
The Keys to Success as a Fabricator
Published on June 20, 2018 by Romi Levine
While the most important component to being a good fabricator is being good at cutting and installing stone, skill at your trade alone is not enough. To make a living doing what you're good at, you have to be able to manage the business side of things as well...
Everything You Need to Know About Financing a Franchise
Everything You Need to Know About Financing a Franchise
Published on February 11, 2018 by Shira Mizrachi
You spotted a franchise business for sale and you're fired up with the excitement of running your own business with the support of a franchisor. Here is all you need to know about financing the purchase of a franchise...
All You Need To Know About Dental Practice Financing
All You Need To Know About Dental Practice Financing
Published on January 26, 2018 by Liara Cohen
An in-depth review of all you need to know about dental practice financing. From a dental practice loan to what dental equipment you need and vital dental practice software, we cover everything dentists need to know....
An Entrepreneur's Guide to Small Business Financing
An Entrepreneur's Guide to Small Business Financing
Published on January 24, 2018 by Liara Cohen
Being a small business owner comes with its share of challenges. Whether you're in the midst of starting a new business or you're a few decades in, at some point, you'll need some extra financing. Small businesses have a number of options to consider...