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Do You Need a Small Business Credit Card?
By Bennett Conlin | June 29, 2022

When used responsibly, a small business credit card can help your business gain financial flexibility.

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How to Collect on a Judgment
By Max Freedman | June 29, 2022

Even if a judge rules in your favor, you still need to collect money owed to you by a debtor. Learn how to get the money you are owed.

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SBA Loan Deferments: What They Are and How to Qualify
By Donna Fuscaldo | June 29, 2022

Small business owners who need a break from paying their SBA loans have an option: deferments. Learn what it's all about.

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Credit Card Processing Costs and Fees Explained
By Julie Thompson | June 29, 2022

Learn which fees come with accepting credit cards as a form of payment, as well as how your business can reduce those processing costs.

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The Pros and Cons of a Term Loan
By Jamie Johnson | June 29, 2022

Terms loans can help your business finance a wide range of projects. See if this is the right financing option for you.

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How to Interpret and Learn from POS Sales Reports
By Adam Uzialko | June 29, 2022

Learn how to interpret the sales data from your POS system so you can make better business decisions.

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How to Track Billable Hours With QuickBooks
By Vishal Sanjay | June 29, 2022

Use QuickBooks' time-tracking functions to track billable hours and other timesheet options. Our instructions cover QuickBooks Online and QuickBooks Pro.

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Should You Offer a 401(k) Plan – and to Whom?
By Julie Ritzer Ross | June 29, 2022

Employee retirement plans can be beneficial for your business. Learn why you should consider offering one.

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What Is a Merit Pay Increase?
By Nicole Fallon | June 29, 2022

Learn what merit pay is, how to award merit pay increases, and best practices for implementing a merit pay policy.

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Best Billing Practices for Small B2B Companies
By Jennifer Post | June 29, 2022

This guide includes billing tips for small B2B companies looking to maintain a healthy cash flow.

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What Are Medical Claims?
By Max Freedman | June 29, 2022

Medical claims are documents that your practice must submit to payers for reimbursement. Learn how to create them here.

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Affiliate Links: What Small Businesses Should Know
By Jennifer Post | June 29, 2022

When readers click on your affiliate links to products for sale, you and the seller both make money.

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Seasonal Business Guide to Credit Card Processing
By Kayla Harrison | June 29, 2022

Finding the right merchant account provider for your seasonal business can help you lower maintenance costs and avoid extra fees.

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What Is Depreciation in Business?
By Kiely Kuligowski | June 29, 2022

Depreciation can affect the value of your assets and your taxes – often for several years. Learn how depreciation works and how to track it.

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What Are Interchange Fees?
By Dock David Treece | June 29, 2022

Interchange fees are costs you pay for processing credit card transactions. See how these fees may impact your small business.

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Still Not Accepting EMV Chip Cards? Why You Need to Switch
By Paula Fernandes | June 29, 2022

If your small business hasn't upgraded its technology to accept EMV chip cards, now's the time to do it. Here's why.

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Small Business Valuation: How to Determine Your Business’s Worth
By Bennett Conlin | June 29, 2022

Accurately gauging your business's value isn't an exact science. Learn valuation methods, how to calculate your business's value and why it's important.

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7 Credit Card Processing Tools You Should Be Using
By Max Freedman | June 29, 2022

These tools will help you accept credit cards, online or in person, without the headaches.

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What Is Payroll Accounting?
By Dock David Treece | June 29, 2022

Payroll accounting is the process by which businesses track expenses related to payroll. Learn more about it and how accounting software can help.

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How Long Could Your Business Survive on Cash Reserves?
By Chad Brooks | June 29, 2022

The average small business can only last 27 days without cash inflows. How long would your company make it?

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How to Manage International Collections
By Max Freedman | June 29, 2022

Collecting a debt from international customers can be tricky. Here are four steps you can take to try and collect on money you are owed.

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Payroll Checklist: 10 Steps to Process Payroll
By Max Freedman | June 29, 2022

Processing payroll is critical for businesses. Refer to this payroll checklist to ensure you stay compliant and don't miss vital payroll processing steps.

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How to Fill Out and File an HCFA Form
By Max Freedman | June 29, 2022

The HCFA form is what non-institutional practitioners use to bill insurance companies for services provided. Here's how to complete and file it.

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What Are Payroll Taxes?
By Sean Peek | June 29, 2022

Employers must withhold federal income tax plus any state or local taxes. Here's what every small business owner should know.

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What Is Fiscal Policy?
By Kiely Kuligowski | June 29, 2022

Find out what fiscal policy is and how affects the economy – and your business – through investment opportunities, tax changes and unemployment rates.

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Get Your Business Taxes in Order Before the New Year With These Tips
By Andrew Martins | June 29, 2022

Follow these tips to prepare your small business taxes before the New Year.

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iPhone Credit Card Processing: What You Need to Know
By Adam Uzialko | June 29, 2022

If you're in need of credit card processing for your small business, you could use your iPhone. This guide explains how.

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Trump Considering Payroll Tax Cuts
By Andrew Martins | June 29, 2022

Even though officials said it was off the table, President Donald Trump told reporters yesterday that a payroll tax cut is a possibility.

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How to Calculate Annual Revenue
By Max Freedman | June 29, 2022

To determine your business's financial health, you need to know how much money you are bringing in. Here is how to calculate your annual revenue.

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What Is a Revolving Line of Credit?
By Dock David Treece | June 29, 2022

This guide explains how revolving lines of credit work for businesses and how entrepreneurs can use them to their advantage.