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Opening a Business Account When You Have Bad Credit
By Donna Fuscaldo | January 18, 2021

If you have bad credit, you can still open a business checking account. Here's how.

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Is On-Demand Payment the New Payroll?
By Chad Brooks | January 15, 2021

Several payroll services allow employees to be paid on demand rather than wait every two weeks. Is on-demand payroll right for your small business?

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11 Benefits of CRM Systems
By Kiely Kuligowski | January 15, 2021

CRM software can provide a wealth of benefits for your small business, from customer retention to increased productivity.

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How CRMs Streamline Email Marketing
By Kiely Kuligowski | January 15, 2021

Using CRM and email marketing tools together can help you create targeted, personalized campaigns.

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Best Accounting Software and Invoice Generators of 2021
By Lori Fairbanks | January 14, 2021

We researched dozens of accounting software applications and recommend these vendors as the best accounting software and invoice generators of 2021.

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The Best Time and Attendance Systems of 2021
By Chad Brooks | January 14, 2021

Here are the best time and attendance systems for small businesses, including cloud services, timeclocks and apps for mobile workforces.

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Best Video Conference Services of 2021
By Chad Brooks | January 14, 2021

Business News Daily researched and reviewed the best video conference services for businesses. Here is a roundup of our best picks for 2021 and an explanation of how we chose them.

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14 Collaboration Tools for Small Business
By Andreas Rivera | January 14, 2021

With the workplace now stretching out from offices and onto kitchen tables, digital collaboration tools are more important than ever.

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What You Need to Know About Predictive Scheduling and the Law
By Adam Uzialko | January 14, 2021

Predictive scheduling offers hourly workers more predictability in their work schedules.

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12 Small Business Trends and Predictions for 2021
By Adam Uzialko | January 14, 2021

Keep an eye on these small business trends and predictions this year.

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VoIP for Business: Why It Makes Sense
By Chad Brooks | January 13, 2021

VoIP phone systems can be very beneficial for small businesses.

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CRM vs. Marketing Automation: What's the Difference?
By Kiely Kuligowski | January 13, 2021

While CRM and marketing automation seem similar, there are key differences between the two types of software.

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Apple's Credit Card: What Small Businesses Need to Know
By Stella Morrison | January 13, 2021

Though the Apple Card is for consumers, small business owners can take advantage of some of its perks.

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How to Find the Right SBA Loan for Your Small Business
By Marci Martin | January 13, 2021

When your small business needs capital and you don't qualify for a conventional business loan, SBA loans are an appealing option.

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Upgrading Your Credit Card Terminals? Things to Consider
By Pamela S. Stevens | January 12, 2021

Upgrading your credit card terminals? Here's what you need to know before you buy one.

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Quitting Your Day Job? The Basics on Benefits Coverage for Entrepreneurs
By Saige Driver | January 12, 2021

Ready to leave the corporate world behind? Here's what you need to know about getting benefits coverage when you're self-employed.

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Do You Need a Small Business Credit Card?
By Bennett Conlin | January 12, 2021

Small business credit cards can help with short-term debts.

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The Benefits of Benchmarking in Business Operations
By Nicole Fallon | January 12, 2021

Benchmarking your business operations with defined metrics can help track progress and reach goals faster. Here are the benefits of benchmarking.

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Effective Tips for Negotiating Lower Credit Card Processing Fees
By Rebecka Green | January 11, 2021

Credit card fees can be a huge expense. Find out how to get more reasonable fees.

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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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Best Small Business Loans of 2021
By Simone Johnson | January 07, 2021

Here are the best business loans and financing options available to small businesses. We highlight the best lenders for SBA loans, conventional loans as well as the best alternative lenders.

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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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Best Payroll Services for 2021
By Chad Brooks | January 06, 2021

Business News Daily conducted extensive research to find the best payroll service providers for small businesses in 2021, including solutions for sole proprietors and household employers.