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21 Hot Side Hustles You Can Start in 2022

This is the age of the side hustle. Not only do a growing number of full-time workers have a side hustle, but there are many others who have been able to completely replace their full-time income with side hustles.  Side hustles offer a ton of benefits for workers. On top of bringing in additional income, […]

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How to Maximize Your Tax Breaks before the End of the Year

The year is almost over, and the holidays are quickly approaching. A lot is going on between last-push marketing efforts, holiday sales, and trying to carve out time to enjoy the holidays. One more thing that you might want to consider is how to maximize year-end tax breaks. You have options available, and you still […]

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How to Maximize Year-End Charitable Giving in 2021

The end of the year is rapidly approaching. And while you might be eager to kiss 2021 goodbye, you might not like how fast it’s coming to a close. There are a lot of critical year-end tasks (like maximizing charitable giving!) and considerations for people and businesses. The end of the year is a busy […]

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What Is the Earned Income Credit?

Taxes are stressful. The stakes are high, and the rules themselves are so complex that it’s nearly impossible for the average individual taxpayer or business owner to protect themselves on their own.  The average individual taxpayer or business owner might not have the resources to learn and take advantage of the system. However, there are […]

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5 Budgeting Tips for New Small Business Owners

Every business owner wants and needs to make money, but no one wants to have to think about money and cash flow every day and all the time.  You need money to keep building and growing your business, and success means you continue to earn back your investment and more in profit. Ideally, however, you […]

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How Do I Calculate My Home Office Deduction?

Some people have been working out of their homes for many years, while others have had to establish a home office recently. Working from home has gone from a luxury to a necessity due to the coronavirus pandemic. Working from home brings its own opportunities and complications as well. It can be a challenge to […]

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6 Steps to Start an LLC in California

California may be one of the best states to start an LLC. The state has several large cities with growing populations, which may be right for you to start your LLC. While it only takes six steps to start an LLC in California, there are a few essential things you need to know. Some steps […]

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4 Steps to Start a DBA in Florida

A DBA can allow business owners to use a different name instead of their business or legal name. This can serve as an easy way for your business to operate under another name. Although starting a DBA takes four steps in Florida, there are a few things you should know. You have the option of […]

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Trademarking a Name is a Good Idea, and Here’s How

Names are the foundation on which you build your business. The core of your brand is a name your customers know and associate with your company’s qualities. Therefore, choosing and trademarking a name should be an essential part of your initial research and brainstorming before you start your business.  As you consider a name for […]

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4 Steps to Start a DBA in New York

As you develop your small business, one of the most important steps is to choose a business name. If you are unsure of what to name your business, you have the option of using a DBA in New York. The state of New York offers business owners an opportunity to use a DBA for their […]