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Managing Your Finances as a Startup

Everybody manages their finances differently.  There really is not one-size fits all model.  When you’re in startup mode, there are so many things running through your mind. You need equipment, marketing, a website, employees, etc. With so much going on,

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Holiday Shopping

5 Ways to Maximize Your Holiday Hiring

I remember being in the mall in the beginning of October and seeing a sign in Macy’s advertising that they were taking applications for seasonal workers. The holidays offer one of the biggest hiring surges of the year. Here are

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6 Ways to Celebrate National Small Business Week

Since 1963, the U.S. has dedicated a week to small business owners. According to the SBA, “more than half of Americans either own or work for a small business and they create about two out of every three new jobs

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The SBA Microloan Program

Last week the Trump Administration released a guideline for its 2018 budget for the federal government, and it seems clear that many agencies will have make do with less next year.  While we can debate the merits of fiscal austerity

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Interest vs. Rate Factor

Know What You Owe – Interest vs. Rate Factor These days small and medium-sized businesses have many funding options at their disposal.  From traditional term loans and lines of credit, to working capital advances and factoring loans, it’s hard to

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Top 8 Social Media Tools for Small Business

Top 8 Social Media Tools for Small Business

With over 2.3 billion active social media users, social media is extremely important for small businesses. Given its rapid use and popularity, every small business should have a presence on social media. It can be a very effective marketing channel

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4 Time Management Tools for Small Business

4 Time Management Tools for Small Business

Time is a vital resource for small businesses. It is something that small business owners feel like they never have enough of. Running a business is enough work as is without trying to meet numerous deadlines. That is why time

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Traditional Banking vs. Online Banking

Traditional Banking to Online Banking

It is no question that banking has experienced a massive shift over recent years. With the constant evolution of technology, “traditional” is always changing. Just as traditional mail saw a massive shift to email, traditional banking is experiencing a similar shift

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Small Business Funding Infographic

Unsecured Medical Practice Financing

Running a medical practice has the same headaches as any other business.  Setting up a medical practice can be extremely expensive. While most doctors are deemed to be less risky to loan to, banks will still require collateral for extending

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