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The Best Small Business Government Grants in 2022
Find out how you can take advantage of these government grants to start or grow your business.
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Looking to start your own business? A sole proprietorship may be the perfect fit.
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What Is Telematics?
Telematics gives businesses that operate a fleet of vehicles unique insight to their vehicles and drivers.
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What Is a Professional Employer Organization (PEO)?
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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Find a phone system that's right for your business.
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Best Credit Card Processing Companies of 2022
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We've researched and compared the 10 best credit card processing companies available for small businesses. Find a partner to help grow your business.

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Tech Startup Challenges (and How to Overcome Them)
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Knowing the challenges your tech company may encounter will help you overcome them and achieve success.

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5 Mobile POS Success Stories
By Sara Angeles | January 20, 2022

This guide offers some examples of how small businesses have relied on mobile POS systems to grow and succeed.

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Best Payroll Services for 2022
By Chad Brooks | January 20, 2022

We've conducted extensive research to find the best payroll service providers for small businesses in 2022, including solutions for sole proprietors and household employers.

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The Best PEO Service Providers of 2022
By Skye Schooley | January 20, 2022

Here are the best professional employer organizations (PEOs), which allow small businesses to lease employees and outsource administrative jobs.

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The Best Employee Monitoring Software for 2022
By Skye Schooley | January 20, 2022

We've researched and reviewed the best employee monitoring software for businesses in 2022.

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The Best Medical Billing Services of 2022
By Max Freedman | January 19, 2022

Find the right medical billing services for your practice based on practice size, claim volume, flexibility and other needs.

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The Best Business Phone Systems of 2022
By Chad Brooks | January 18, 2022

Here are the best business phone systems and services for small businesses in 2022, including solutions for remote employees and microbusinesses.

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The Small Business Owners' Guide to Getting an SBA Loan
By Matt D'Angelo | January 18, 2022

SBA loans have low rates and long terms, making them a desirable option for small business owners. Learn which types of SBA loans are available and how to apply for one.

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Equipment Leasing: A Guide for Business Owners
By Mona Bushnell | January 18, 2022

Don't have the cash or desire to purchase equipment outright? Here's what you need to know about equipment leasing.

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Loan FAQs: Common Questions About Getting Business Loans
By Adam Uzialko | January 14, 2022

Business News Daily spoke with finance experts to answer nine small business loan FAQs.

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When Community Banks Die: How Small Businesses Are Affected
By Matt D'Angelo | January 14, 2022

Community banking can be a great small business funding resource if national options don't fit your needs. So what does its decline mean for small businesses?

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Guide to Hiring Employees
By Jennifer Post | January 10, 2022

A clear and thorough hiring process is critical to landing the right new employees. Learn what that process entails.

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Best POS Systems for 2022
By Skye Schooley | January 07, 2022

Here are the best POS systems for small businesses in 2022, including point-of-sale solutions for retail stores, restaurants and mobile businesses.

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Best Accounting Software for Small Business in 2022
By Donna Fuscaldo | January 07, 2022

We researched dozens of accounting software applications and recommend these vendors as the best accounting software and invoice generators of 2022.

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Private Funding Sources for Small Businesses
By Siri Hedreen | January 06, 2022

These private funding sources can offer much-needed investment capital to any small business's balance sheet. Here's what they are and how to secure funding.

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The Best Time and Attendance Software of 2022
By Skye Schooley | January 05, 2022

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

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Clockify Review
By Skye Schooley | January 05, 2022

Clockify is a free service that tracks time and attendance for businesses of all sizes. With Clockify, employees can monitor when they start and end their day, as well as how long they work on...

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Best GPS Fleet Tracking Software and Systems for 2022
By Skye Schooley | January 05, 2022

Learn about the best GPS fleet tracking services on the market to find the right one for your business.

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Best Business Loans for 2022
By Donna Fuscaldo | January 04, 2022

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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Small Business Financing Options That Bypass Traditional Banks
By Sean Peek | January 03, 2022

Looking for funding? Find out how to finance your startup without a traditional bank.

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Is Peer-to-Peer Insurance Right for Your Business?
By Business News Daily Editor | December 22, 2021

Traditional health insurance plans are often a huge financial burden for microbusinesses. Here's why peer-to-peer (P2P) insurance might be right for you.

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National Small Business Week: Getting Involved In Your Community
By Sammi Caramela | December 21, 2021

In honor of National Small Business Week, here's how you can get involved in your local small business community as a business owner.

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How to Find the Perfect Business Name
By Skye Schooley | December 21, 2021

Learn the elements of a perfect business name and how to come up with one.

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How to Run a Business in Florida
By Adam Uzialko | December 21, 2021

What do you need to know to run a small business in Florida?

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How to Run a Business in New York
By Adam Uzialko | December 21, 2021

Do you run a business in New York? Here are the challenges and opportunities in the state.

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How to Run a Business in California
By Adam Uzialko | December 21, 2021

Here are some challenges, opportunities and resources that California businesses have.

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14 Strange Etsy Shops You Won't Believe Exist
By Sammi Caramela | December 21, 2021

Everything on Etsy is unique, but not everything is traditional. These strange Etsy shops are proof.

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Business Plan Tools for Startups and Small Businesses
By Sara Angeles | December 21, 2021

There are many ways to create a business plan. Here are business plan templates, software, apps and services to help you get started.

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Immigrant Entrepreneurs: Everything You Need to Know to Get Started
By Matt D'Angelo | December 21, 2021

Finding the right visa and analyzing your business idea are two important steps to starting a new business in the U.S.