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The Best Payroll Companies for Small Business Owners

28 Jul, 2016 / Comments:Comments Off on The Best Payroll Companies for Small Business Owners / By William Mahnic

It’s crucial that your employees are paid on time each and every month, so that your business complies with the ACA, and that you properly track your attenda, PTO, etc. This task may seem a bit daunting, especially to new small business owners. However, a payroll company can aid you in streamlining these tasks by automating most of the work. This will give you peace of mind, while allowing you to free up time so you can run your business. Although some payroll companies can be quite pricey, hiring

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Ways to Stay Motivated as a Business Owner

25 Jul, 2016 / Comments:Comments Off on Ways to Stay Motivated as a Business Owner / By William Mahnic

Once you’ve established your business and the thrill of getting it up and running has worn off, you may find yourself with quite a few challenges that you have to work through. It can be tough to stay motivated to keep your team going strong and your business thriving. Although being the owner of your own establishment has major benefits, there are times when it can feel like an uphill battle and you need to remind yourself why you decided to become an entrepreneur. Let’s take a look at ways

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10 of the Best Places in America to Start Your New Business

21 Jul, 2016 / Comments:Comments Off on 10 of the Best Places in America to Start Your New Business / By William Mahnic

It is not enough to have a great idea to start a business – you have to find the right place to start that business if you want to reach success. As a part of your research into your target audience, you need to figure out where that audience is located. Here is a list of 10 of the best places in America to start most businesses.   Austin, Texas With a population of 1.7 million, Texas is known for everything “big.” The funny thing is that this city is comprised of a great number of small,

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How to Find Grants for Small Business Owners

18 Jul, 2016 / Comments:Comments Off on How to Find Grants for Small Business Owners / By William Mahnic

Finding money to start your small business can seem like an impossible feat. How do you get started when you do not have any resources to get you up and running? If you do not want to get a loan and add to your debt load, you may feel you are stuck in your quest to get started. While there are not a ton of grants available for small business owners, there are some that can help you get started, but you have to know where to look.   Try Checking Grants.gov Start by checking grants.gov. This is

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The Different Types of Collateral Used for Small Business Loans

14 Jul, 2016 / Comments:Comments Off on The Different Types of Collateral Used for Small Business Loans / By William Mahnic

There are many things that can be used as collateral for a small business loan as almost anything can serve such a purpose as long as a lender accepts it. Often times, business owners put collateral behind their loan in the case that they do not have a stellar credit rating or would like to receive a lower interest rate and better terms. Loans are usually only as strong as the collateral that is put behind it. If you are a small business owner, then you may be wondering what kinds of collateral

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How Business Credit Loans Help You Grow Your Business

11 Jul, 2016 / Comments:Comments Off on How Business Credit Loans Help You Grow Your Business / By William Mahnic

Business credit loans do more than provide you with money you need to grow your business; they also provide you with the reputation that vendors, customers, and partners want out of a business. Your business credit profile can be public knowledge, unlike your personal credit information, which means anyone that wants to potentially do business with you has the ability to look up your reputation in terms of your credit rating to determine if they should do business with you.   Business Credit

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Tips on How to Get a Business Loan as a Sole Proprietor

07 Jul, 2016 / Comments:Comments Off on Tips on How to Get a Business Loan as a Sole Proprietor / By William Mahnic

Owning a business as a sole proprietor is the most common way to start out. As a sole proprietor, you run the business by yourself and there is no line between you and the business itself, meaning that you are liable for anything the business does or owes. If you need capital to get up and running, you might have a little more work to do than any other business form due to the fact of the liability that a single owner can cause. Here are some tips to get that loan that you need.   Use Angel

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Benefits of Getting a Business Loan from a Small Bank

04 Jul, 2016 / Comments:Comments Off on Benefits of Getting a Business Loan from a Small Bank / By William Mahnic

When it comes to banking, the big are getting bigger while the small, community banks stick to their roots. Although these small community banks have just come out of the woods after the financial crisis, there are many hidden benefits of taking out a small business loan from these smaller banks. You’ll find small banks in every town and city in the United States making them an extremely convenient option for your small business lending needs. In fact, the Independent Community of Bankers of America

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