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Cost-effective, Health Care Benefits Strategies for Small Businesses
Cost-effective, Health Care Benefits Strategies for Small Businesses
Published on December 1, 2022 by Tamara Cohen
Do you know how much responsibility you have as an employer, regarding the healthcare of your workforce? Would you like to know how to better manage your employees' benefits? Read on as we give you some strategies...
How to avoid a business cash flow crisis when dealing with commercial vehicle repairs
How to avoid a business cash flow crisis when dealing with commercial vehicle repairs
Published on November 3, 2022 by Tamara Cohen
Let us guide you into some of the most necessary services for your commercial vehicle, so you can curb those unexpected surprises, keeping your unit in good shape...
How Many Businesses Accept Bitcoin? Full List (2022)
How Many Businesses Accept Bitcoin? Full List (2022)
Published on September 21, 2022 by Sarah Klein
We've heard a lot about bitcoins. People have been earning millions from it. And huge tycoons are investing in it to further multiply their wealth...
Is Invoice Factoring Right for Your Small Business in 2022?
Is Invoice Factoring Right for Your Small Business in 2022?
Published on August 18, 2022 by Shira Mizrachi
Invoice Financing can be an excellent solution for small businesses seeking to free up cash flow related to outstanding bills, but also could be costly if you have late payments by clients. We provide funding options to help you decide which financing solution might be the best for you...
Schedule C Tax Form: A Step By Step Guide for Small Business Owners in 2022
Schedule C Tax Form: A Step By Step Guide for Small Business Owners in 2022
Published on August 17, 2022 by Talia Stern
The IRS Schedule C helps determine the taxable profit in your business each year; therefore, as a small business owner or a self-employed professional, you must complete it with your tax filing process. Although the Schedule C is one of the less complex tax forms to fill, it can be intimidating. Let us guide you through...
What Is a UCC Filing? All That You Need to Know
What Is a UCC Filing? All That You Need to Know
Published on August 16, 2022 by Tamara Cohen
If you are thinking of a small business loan, you should also know how a UCC Filing is part of the process. We explain what it is and what to consider when reaching that stage of financing your company...
How to Choose the Right Type of Small Business Entity in 2022
How to Choose the Right Type of Small Business Entity in 2022
Published on August 15, 2022 by Liara Cohen
We help you learn about the fundamental types of businesses to make the right decision in creating your small business...
The List of 15 Best Background Check Companies and How to Choose the Right One for Your Small Business
The List of 15 Best Background Check Companies and How to Choose the Right One for Your Small Business
Published on August 13, 2022 by Sarah Klein
To help you save your company's valuable assets from legal risk, we've compiled a list of the best background check services available so you can confidently onboard qualified and vested candidates...
What Is and How to Calculate Debt Service Coverage Ratio (DSCR)
What Is and How to Calculate Debt Service Coverage Ratio (DSCR)
Published on August 12, 2022 by Miriam Elbaz
The Debt Service Charge Ratio is one of the most crucial factors that define your eligibility for a small business loan. We help you formulate and interpret your results...
Top 11 Financing Options to Fund Your Small Business in 2022
Top 11 Financing Options to Fund Your Small Business in 2022
Published on August 11, 2022 by Romi Levine
Deciding which small-business financing options are best for you is influenced by diverse circumstances. We give you a list of some of the best to help you make a better decision...
A Guide to the Best Small Business Financing Options in 2022
A Guide to the Best Small Business Financing Options in 2022
Published on August 10, 2022 by Romi Levine
Deciding how much you need and when you need funding for your small business are the first steps. We help you select the small business finance solution that could be appropriate for your organization...
Promote Your Business for Free Using the Top 15 Low-Cost Marketing Strategies
Promote Your Business for Free Using the Top 15 Low-Cost Marketing Strategies
Published on August 7, 2022 by Romi Levine
It's fantastic if you get the chance to perform all your branding for free, but it demands some effort. Read on to know about our top strategies for your low-cost marketing success!..
A Guide to Hire The Best Business Accountant for Small Business
A Guide to Hire The Best Business Accountant for Small Business
Published on August 6, 2022 by Tamara Cohen
Follow these easy steps to obtain the assistance you require to save money for your small business...
Top 7 Ways Small Business Owners Pay Bills and Expenses During a Crisis
Top 7 Ways Small Business Owners Pay Bills and Expenses During a Crisis
Published on August 5, 2022 by Talia Stern
No one is immune to a financial crisis, but there are things you can do to prepare for one. Read our guide to be prepared and minimize the damage it can cause...
The Top 21 Internet Business Statistics That Most Small Business Owners Fail to Understand
The Top 21 Internet Business Statistics That Most Small Business Owners Fail to Understand
Published on August 4, 2022 by Romi Levine
Business websites and reviews are essential these days, as nine out of ten consumers conduct internet research before purchasing for online and in-person transactions. Your business's online presence is not just for promotional purposes but also for conversion...
The Best Small Business Loan Options for Women in 2022
The Best Small Business Loan Options for Women in 2022
Published on August 3, 2022 by Liara Cohen
As a woman entrepreneur, are you looking to grow your business? We help you unlock the best options for small business financing in 2022...
Top 7 Accounting Software Tools That Every Small Business Owner Needs in 2022
Top 7 Accounting Software Tools That Every Small Business Owner Needs in 2022
Published on August 1, 2022 by Talia Stern
Small company accounting does not have to be difficult, especially if you locate the perfect tools for your needs...
How to Find the Lowest Rates on a Merchant Cash Advance in 2022
How to Find the Lowest Rates on a Merchant Cash Advance in 2022
Published on July 31, 2022 by Maya Friedman
Looking to fund your business through an MCA? Let us guide you to find the best rates so far...
Wave Accounting Software for Small Businesses: Our Review and Recommendations for 2022
Wave Accounting Software for Small Businesses: Our Review and Recommendations for 2022
Published on July 30, 2022 by Tamara Cohen
A software that is free, secure, intuitive, and easy to use... the advantage is already clear. Read on as we go in-depth about Wave Accounting, and help you decide if it?s the right choice for your small business...
Our List of the 10 Best Payroll Software Companies For Small Businesses in 2022
Our List of the 10 Best Payroll Software Companies For Small Businesses in 2022
Published on July 29, 2022 by Liara Cohen
Looking to optimize your small business payroll but not sure which software to use? We can help you narrow the options down and make the right decision on which payroll company your small business should hire...
9 Statistics to Know About Home Based Business in 2022
9 Statistics to Know About Home Based Business in 2022
Published on July 28, 2022 by Talia Stern
Interesting facts about the current work trend if you want to establish your own home-based business. Read on to know more about what awaits you...
2022 Guide for the Lowest Rates on Personal Loans for Business
2022 Guide for the Lowest Rates on Personal Loans for Business
Published on July 27, 2022 by Sarah Klein
Whether or not to use a personal loan to fund your business might be a difficult decision; let us guide you on what to know and what to consider if planning to get a loan for your new enterprise...
The Best High Yielding Business Savings Accounts for 2022
The Best High Yielding Business Savings Accounts for 2022
Published on July 26, 2022 by Sarah Klein
Are you looking for a bank to trust the money of your company? Here's what you need to know about the types of accounts available and what to watch when selecting one, with some of the best high-return business saving accounts available for 2022...
We Asked the Top Entrepreneurs of 2022 for the Best Small Business Management Tips
We Asked the Top Entrepreneurs of 2022 for the Best Small Business Management Tips
Published on July 25, 2022 by Shira Mizrachi
Here's a headstart for your small business management, as we give you the list of 31 tips provided by the top entrepreneurs of the moment. Read on for some enlightenment...
The Best Business Checking Account Promotions - 2022
The Best Business Checking Account Promotions - 2022
Published on July 24, 2022 by Maya Friedman
Within a sea of options, deciding which bank to rely on regarding your business financing could be overwhelming; some offers might lead your way, but first, you need to research. We ease you of that process with our guide on the best promotions in 2022; thus far...
How to Find the Lowest Rates on Short-Term Small Business Loans in 2022
How to Find the Lowest Rates on Short-Term Small Business Loans in 2022
Published on July 23, 2022 by Maya Friedman
A short-term small business loan might be the best option if you're a small business owner looking for quick funding. Read our guide and unlock fast financing options...
Xero vs. QuickBooks Online: Can an Upstart Small Business Accounting Software Company Unseat the Incumbent in July 2022?
Xero vs. QuickBooks Online: Can an Upstart Small Business Accounting Software Company Unseat the Incumbent in July 2022?
Published on July 22, 2022 by Shira Mizrachi
With so many options for small business accounting software on the market, it's not easy deciding which one to get. We give you an overview of two of the most popular choices, Xero and Quickbooks Online, helping you to select the one that fits your needs...
Quicken vs. QuickBooks: The 2022 Battle for the Best Small Business Accounting Software Rages on
Quicken vs. QuickBooks: The 2022 Battle for the Best Small Business Accounting Software Rages on
Published on July 20, 2022 by Talia Stern
All you need to know about two of the most popular accounting software platforms available. We give you the features, differences and options between the two titans...
How to Get a Business License in 4 Steps
How to Get a Business License in 4 Steps
Published on July 19, 2022 by Miriam Elbaz
From the long list of licenses there are, you need at least one to be able to operate as a business. Avoid feeling overwhelmed by following our guide to learn about the different types of business licenses and how to get them...
Top 10 Best Ways to Promote Your Small Business Online For Free
Top 10 Best Ways to Promote Your Small Business Online For Free
Published on July 18, 2022 by Liara Cohen
Promoting your business through social media can sometimes feel like an ongoing overwhelming task. However, finding what works for you and proper planning are only a couple of ways to ease the task. Follow our guide as we help you work your way up. ..
How to Train Your Sales Team to Leverage the Power of Your Small Business CRM in 10 Steps
How to Train Your Sales Team to Leverage the Power of Your Small Business CRM in 10 Steps
Published on July 15, 2022 by Talia Stern
As a Customer Relationship Management (CRM) system is essential to a business no matter its size, an effective sales team that uses a CRM system successfully is the pairing piece to make it work properly. Read our guide and learn the steps to get your sales team to the next level...
How to Start an Amazon Store: The Ultimate Guide
How to Start an Amazon Store: The Ultimate Guide
Published on July 12, 2022 by Tamara Cohen
Selling your product on one of the world's biggest ecommerce platforms presents a huge opportunity, at the same you'll want to understand the site's terms and conditions to limit your costs and maximize your profit margins. Follow our guide below to selling on Amazon and avoid the amatuer pitfalls that could cost you time and money...
Top 9 Blogging Statistics Marketers Need to Know for 2022
Top 9 Blogging Statistics Marketers Need to Know for 2022
Published on June 24, 2022 by Tamara Cohen
As blogging has proven to be a very affordable marketing method, we give you some advice through statistics, to help yourself with your blogging journey to create high quality content...
How to Encourage Your Customers to Spend More Using Credit Cards
How to Encourage Your Customers to Spend More Using Credit Cards
Published on June 22, 2022 by Liara Cohen
With only 26% of transactions and payments being made with cash, it is safe to say that cash payments are a thing of the past. Nowadays most cash payments are only used for small purchases at the corner shop or cash-only businesses...
Six Key Principles to Creating The Best Small Business Marketing Strategy in 2022
Six Key Principles to Creating The Best Small Business Marketing Strategy in 2022
Published on June 11, 2022 by Shira Mizrachi
Every marketing strategy is different but there are a few things that you should focus on improving during your campaign...
Our Guide on the Top Grants for Women in 2022: Research and Recommendations on How to Apply
Our Guide on the Top Grants for Women in 2022: Research and Recommendations on How to Apply
Published on June 10, 2022 by Rachel Dayan
While there aren't many options, we've uncovered the best small business grants for women in 2022...
Top 4 Federal Government Regulations Small Business Owners Must Know for 2022
Top 4 Federal Government Regulations Small Business Owners Must Know for 2022
Published on June 7, 2022 by Maya Friedman
Whether you're a new business or an experienced business owner thinking about the number of regulations that may apply can be overwhelming and confusing. Follow our guide on the top four Federal Government regulations on small businesses and consult with an attorney and tax professional to ensure your business is in compliance with Federal, state and local laws...
14 Start-Up Costs Most Small Business Owners Fail To Consider
14 Start-Up Costs Most Small Business Owners Fail To Consider
Published on June 6, 2022 by Maya Friedman
A list of easy ways to cut down on your initial business costs when launching your company, and how to calculate your costs...
QuickBooks Desktop or QuickBooks Online: Which Is Best For Your Small Business?
QuickBooks Desktop or QuickBooks Online: Which Is Best For Your Small Business?
Published on June 5, 2022 by Tamara Cohen
Learn which QuickBooks software is best for your product-based or a service-based business...
The Best Business Accounting Software For 2022
The Best Business Accounting Software For 2022
Published on June 4, 2022 by Shira Mizrachi
There are many factors to consider when it comes to choosing the best small business accounting software for your needs. Use our guide to find the most robust and cost-effective accounting software solution...
Find the Lowest Rates on Equipment Financing
Find the Lowest Rates on Equipment Financing
Published on June 3, 2022 by Romi Levine
Equipment loans are an effortless way for small businesses and startups to leverage their personal and business credit; however, equipment financing may not be the right choice for all businesses. Read our guide to find what is best for you and your business needs...
Six Low Cost Marketing Ideas to Scale Any Small Business in 2022
Six Low Cost Marketing Ideas to Scale Any Small Business in 2022
Published on June 2, 2022 by Liara Cohen
Make the most of every chance to promote your product or service. Advertising a business is an art and not a science...
The 8 Best Totally Free Small Business Accounting Software for 2022
The 8 Best Totally Free Small Business Accounting Software for 2022
Published on June 1, 2022 by Maya Friedman
Researching the top software solutions for small businesses can help you decide whether or not you want to pay for this financial resource. We give you some of the best free accounting software options...
Find the Lowest Rate Business Line of Credit in 2022
Find the Lowest Rate Business Line of Credit in 2022
Published on May 31, 2022 by Sarah Klein
A company line of credit is one of the most adaptable financing solutions available. Having a line of credit set aside as a rainy day fund might provide you peace of mind...
Small Business Marketing Statistics And Trends
Small Business Marketing Statistics And Trends
Published on May 30, 2022 by Shira Mizrachi
Whether you're a freelance marketer, a small company owner, or just a consumer looking to become more marketing-literate, small business marketing statistics can help you become more marketing-literate...
Best Small Business Grants For COVID Relief And Free Money
Best Small Business Grants For COVID Relief And Free Money
Published on May 29, 2022 by Tamara Cohen
Our comprehensive list of small business grants from federal and state options as well as information regarding grants for women, minorities, and veterans...
Cyber Security Statistics That Will Surprise You
Cyber Security Statistics That Will Surprise You
Published on May 28, 2022 by Romi Levine
Unfortunately, small business cyber security companies are frequently targeted for cybercrime. Reading up on small company cyber security statistics may help you acquire a sense of the situation...
Keep Your Customers Coming Back: 13 Brand Loyalty Statistics You Need To Know
Keep Your Customers Coming Back: 13 Brand Loyalty Statistics You Need To Know
Published on May 27, 2022 by Rachel Dayan
Your organization's future is dependent on your ability to retain and satisfy your customers. If you want to maintain a steady cash stream for your company in the future you need to consider how to keep your consumers coming back...
20 Small Business Statistics That Every CEO Should Know in 2022
20 Small Business Statistics That Every CEO Should Know in 2022
Published on May 26, 2022 by Miriam Elbaz
Small companies have played a significant role in economic growth. It is because they generate much more employment than large enterprises. If you plan to ask for a loan, it will be easier for you if you have a lot of information already...
How Many Small Businesses Are In The U.S.?
How Many Small Businesses Are In The U.S.?
Published on May 25, 2022 by Romi Levine
Small businesses outweigh large ones and provide a considerable proportion of jobs. Is small business the backbone of our economy, as a result of this?..
28 Surprising Work From Home Statistics
28 Surprising Work From Home Statistics
Published on May 24, 2022 by Rachel Dayan
According to work from home statistics, telecommuters are more productive. Employees who work from home boost their overall productivity according to two-thirds of bosses. ..
What Percentage Of Small Businesses Fail?
What Percentage Of Small Businesses Fail?
Published on May 23, 2022 by Liara Cohen
Starting a small business is a significant risk. You don't know how your product will grow or whether you'll qualify for a small business loan, and if you'll survive the numerous hurdles of running a small business. Avoid the pitfalls of small business ownership and run a successful enterprise...
Small Business Grants for Minorities in 2022
Small Business Grants for Minorities in 2022
Published on May 22, 2022 by Miriam Elbaz
Minority grants for small companies are an essential tool to help level the playing field in business. Startup financing has become more limited in underprivileged populations...
1099 vs. W2 Employee: which is better for your business?
1099 vs. W2 Employee: which is better for your business?
Published on May 20, 2022 by Adele Katz
Someone who is an independent contractor is known as a 1099 worker. These workers generally provide a specific service that is outlined by a written agreement...