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There are three letters that can make small business owners tremble…. IRS. The reality is the Internal Revenue Service has a job to do, just like you have a job to do for your small business. As…(Show moreShow less)
The beginning of the year always brings the need for business planning and small business owners should also focus on sound tax strategies. The last thing you want to do is miss out on tax deductions…(Show moreShow less)
I always like when I get to see the latest Bank of America Small Business Owner Report (SBOR) because not only do I learn something new, but there are typically fascinating facts in there that I…(Show moreShow less)
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When Warren Buffet was first starting out in business as an investor, naturally, he needed funds to invest. Like many small business people, he turned to friends and family to get his stake.…(Show moreShow less)
by Jen Hickey. Before taking on venture capital, entrepreneurs must ask themselves a fundamental question – “Do you want to be rich or be king?” As Harvard Business School Professor Noam…(Show moreShow less)
When it comes time to secure financing for your small business, it’s important to know going in what lenders are looking for. And while it’s true that many lenders have their own unique underwriting…(Show moreShow less)
Need a loan? Consider one from the Small Business Administration. In our three-part series, you can explore all your SBA options to make a more informed decision and get the loan that fits your…(Show moreShow less)
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