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SMS Marketing Best Practices: Text Message Marketing Do's and Don'ts
By Kiely Kuligowski | January 11, 2021

Boost your marketing ROI and avoid getting blocked by following these tips.

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How to Turn Your iPad Into a POS System
By Anna Attkisson | January 11, 2021

Wondering how you can set up your iPad as a POS system? Here's what you need to know.

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Privacy on Social Media Guards Against Identity Theft
By Business News Daily Editor | January 11, 2021

Learn how you can safeguard your social media posts without divulging private information that scammers can use to steal your identity.

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Infographic: 25 Accounting Terms You Need to Know
By Sara Angeles | January 08, 2021

Here are some accounting terms small business owners need to know.

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Text Message Marketing: Tips, Tools and Services
By Kiely Kuligowski | January 08, 2021

Text message marketing can be a highly effective way to stay in touch with your audience.

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How to Use Angel Investor Funding for Your Business
By Rebecca Renner | January 08, 2021

Angel investors can provide businesses with much-needed growth capital. Here's how to find and secure funding from an angel.

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First Small Business Loan? 11 Things to Consider
By Sara Angeles | January 08, 2021

Applying for your first small business loan can be a stressful process. Here is how to ensure the process goes smoothly.

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10 Tips for Managing Small Business Finances
By Matt D'Angelo | January 07, 2021

Education and organization are two keys to ensuring your business is financially healthy.

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Why You Need to Accept Mobile Wallets at Your SMB
By Donna Fuscaldo | January 07, 2021

Consumers are increasingly using digital wallets like Apple Pay at checkout. Learn more about this payment method and how your small business can accept it.

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SurePayroll
By Chad Brooks | January 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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How to Secure a Business Grant
By Skye Schooley | January 06, 2021

In order to obtain a business grant, you need to be meticulous when providing the information that the gran provider asks for.

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Best Online Tax Software for 2021
By Andrew Martins | January 05, 2021

Tax software can help you meet compliance requirements and get bigger refunds. We analyzed dozens of companies to find the best tax software for small business.

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Drake Tax
By Andrew Martins | January 05, 2021

Tax professionals and preparers need tax software too, and Drake Tax delivers a top-notch solution for preparing clients' tax returns.

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Intuit TurboTax
By Andrew Martins | January 05, 2021

Intuit TurboTax is our favorite online tax software because it's easy to use, comprehensive, powerful and effective.

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TaxAct
By Andrew Martins | January 05, 2021

For those with simple tax needs, TaxAct offers a free option for filing personal income taxes.

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H&R Block
By Andrew Martins | January 05, 2021

If you're self-employed, a very small business or a pass-through entity like an LLC, H&R Block is more than powerful enough to cover your needs. Its highly helpful software also comes with access to...

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A Guide to Managing Customer Relationships
By David Gargaro | January 05, 2021

Managing customer relationships is critical to retention and customer loyalty. Here's how to effectively manage customer relationships.

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7 Ways to Improve Your Sales
By Kiely Kuligowski | January 05, 2021

Need help improving your sales process? Try these seven strategies.

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7 Tips for Creating a Great Business Marketing Plan
By Adryan Corcione | January 05, 2021

Marketing is a key component in the success of every small business. Use these seven tips to create a plan that works for you.

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The Best Retirement Plan Options for Small Business Owners 2021
By Lori Fairbanks | January 04, 2021

Regardless of their size, small businesses have many options for employee retirement plans they can offer as part of their benefits package.

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The Future of Retail: Trends for 2021
By Andrew Martins | January 04, 2021

The pandemic changed the retail landscape in a big way. Find out what retail industry experts have to say about the trends that will continue into 2021 and what's coming next for retailers.

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7 Ways to Improve Your Hiring Process
By Sammi Caramela | January 04, 2021

Learn how to create and improve your hiring process to increase employee quality and retention.

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401(k) Plan: What It Is and How to Choose One
By Jennifer Post | December 31, 2020

Employees can contribute a portion of their pay to saving for retirement and have that money automatically deducted from their paychecks before taxes.

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Business Owners Want More Convenient Banking Services
By Andrew Martins | December 31, 2020

Choosing a bank for your business can feel daunting. Here are seven things to consider when searching for one.

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5 Ways POS Systems Are Changing (and Why It Matters)
By Kayla Harrison | December 31, 2020

Learn how POS systems have changed and how their capabilities can help you better manage your business.

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6 Steps to a Successful CRM Implementation
By Jordan Beier | December 31, 2020

Learn how to implement CRM software with these six steps to have a successful launch for both your team and your customers.

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Snapchat for Business: Everything You Need to Know
By Saige Driver | December 31, 2020

Snapchat is a unique tool for businesses to connect with customers. Here's how to use it.

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3PL Logistics Guide
By Max Freedman | December 30, 2020

3PL refers to the outsourcing of e-commerce processes. How could 3PL improve your e-commerce business?

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How to Choose Dropship Automation Software
By Max Freedman | December 30, 2020

This guide explains how to use dropship automation software and how it can improve your dropshipping e-commerce business.

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How to Franchise a Startup: 5 Tips for Success
By Sammi Caramela | December 30, 2020

Expansion is expensive and time-consuming. By franchising your company, you can reach new locales without having to closely manage the new operation.