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6 Gusto Payroll Alternatives
By Max Freedman | October 19, 2021

Gusto's combined payroll and HR services are widely praised, but they're not right for every small business. One of these six Gusto payroll alternatives may better suit your needs.

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What Is Retro Pay?
By Max Freedman | October 19, 2021

Retro pay is the difference between what you paid employees last pay period and what you actually owed. Here's how to issue retro pay and, next time, avoid it.

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How to Set Up Direct Deposit
By Max Freedman | October 19, 2021

Learn how to set up direct deposit for employees so your wage payments are faster, easier, secure and more eco-friendly.

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Paperless Pay: Should You Make the Switch?
By Sean Peek | October 19, 2021

Learn how a paperless payroll system can save your small business time, money and frustration.

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How Does Payroll Work?
By Sean Peek | October 15, 2021

If your business has several employees, you need a payroll system to correctly compensate them for their work. Here's how to process payroll as a small business owner.

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Gusto vs. QuickBooks: Which Software Is the Best Option for Your Business?
By Dachondra Cason | October 14, 2021

Trying to choose between the Gusto and QuickBooks payroll solutions? This comparison guide can help you make the best choice for your small business's payroll needs.

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Insperity PEO Services
By Skye Schooley | October 13, 2021

We recommend Insperity as the best PEO for small businesses. Its flexible service options and robust training resources set it apart from its competitors.

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Oasis
By Skye Schooley | October 13, 2021

Oasis Advantage, our choice as the best PEO for startups, offers a flexible plan that allows startups to mix and match services to get exactly what they need.

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Paychex PEO Service
By Matt D'Angelo | October 13, 2021

Paychex offers personalized PEO coverage that can scale with your business. This, along with its pricing model, makes it the best PEO for midsize businesses.

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ADP TotalSource
By Skye Schooley | October 13, 2021

ADP TotalSource is our top PEO recommendation for customer service because of its comprehensive features, tailored solutions and excellent support.

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TriNet PEO
By Skye Schooley | October 13, 2021

TriNet has no minimum employee requirement to use its PEO services. Its flexible service structure and contract setup make it our pick for the best PEO for tailored industries.

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Rippling PEO
By Skye Schooley | October 13, 2021

Rippling provides small businesses with unique features like remote laptop management and local tax registration, making it our best pick for a scalable PEO.

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Justworks
By Skye Schooley | October 13, 2021

Justworks is a platform that automates payroll, benefits and compliance services in an all-in-one PEO solution. Since it groups its clients under the Justworks umbrella, businesses have access to...

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Choosing a Professional Employer Organization (PEO)
By Skye Schooley | October 13, 2021

Learn what features to look for when choosing a professional employer organization.

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PEOs and Risk Management
By Max Freedman | October 13, 2021

Risk management is a critical component of running a business. Partnering with a PEO can help ensure you have all potential risks covered.

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PEO vs. ASO: What Should You Choose?
By Max Freedman | October 13, 2021

PEOs may cost more than ASOs and have a narrower selection of benefits, but they absorb more of your risk.

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What Is a Professional Employer Organization (PEO)?
By Matt D'Angelo | October 13, 2021

PEOs partner with small businesses to provide payroll, benefits, and human resources support, and they can be a game-changer for your business.

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Gusto vs. ADP: Which Software Is Best for Your Business?
By Dachondra Cason | October 13, 2021

Trying to choose between ADP and Gusto? This comparison guide can help you make the right choice for your small business payroll needs.

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Upping Your Diversity Game: Tech That Enables a More Diverse Talent Pool
By Dawn Kuczwara | October 12, 2021

There are tools to help you recruit diverse talent.

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ADP vs. Paychex: Which Software Is Best for Your Business?
By Dachondra Cason | October 12, 2021

Trying to choose between ADP and Paychex? This comparison guide can help you make the right choice for your small business payroll needs.

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Choosing a Payroll Service: A Buying Guide for Businesses.
By Chad Brooks | October 06, 2021

Find out what qualities and costs you should look for when choosing a payroll service for your business.

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SurePayroll
By Chad Brooks | October 06, 2021

SurePayroll provides great payroll features for individuals with a full-time nanny, caregiver, housekeeper or other home service provider, making it our best payroll pick for household employers.

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Gusto Payroll Software
By Chad Brooks | October 06, 2021

Gusto's month-to-month pricing plans and comprehensive features earn it our best pick for sole proprietors and S-corps that use contractors or freelancers.

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OnPay
By Chad Brooks | October 06, 2021

We recommend OnPay as the best payroll service for very small businesses. The service handles all payroll tax responsibilities, plus it offers employers unlimited pay runs and multiple ways to pay...

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Intuit QuickBooks Payroll
By Chad Brooks | October 06, 2021

QuickBooks Payroll is our favorite payroll service for small businesses. Its three pricing plans allow your service package to grow along with your business.

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Paychex Payroll
By Laura Handrick | October 06, 2021

Paychex is an especially good payroll service for large businesses. It serves businesses with up to 1,000 employees, handles all payroll and payroll tax responsibilities, is available in multiple...

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ADP Payroll Software
By Laura Handrick | October 06, 2021

ADP offers payroll services for businesses of all sizes. While the size of your business will determine the platform you use, each offers the same core payroll services, including the ability to run...

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Requirements for Keeping Paycheck Records
By Skye Schooley | October 06, 2021

Learn what paycheck records are and how to properly retain them to maintain legal compliance.

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How Frequently Should Your Business Run Payroll?
By Skye Schooley | October 06, 2021

When starting a business, one key decision that needs to be made is how often to pay employees