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How to Apply for a Small Business Credit Card

It’s no secret that funds are what keep a business going. You need money to stock your shelves and take care of your employees so that the wheels keep turning. Ideally, your business will have a healthy cash flow where there’s always enough money to pay those everyday business costs, but sometimes it doesn’t work […]

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9 Ways to Better Manage Your Business Cash Flow

No matter how well prepared you are when starting a business, there will always be unexpected challenges. Whether it’s a shift in the market, unexpected developments in your staff or competition, or a supply chain issue, some twist or turn in the process will force you to change your plans and adapt.   However, every new […]

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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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Start‌ ‌a‌ ‌Small‌ ‌Business‌ ‌in‌ ‌California‌ ‌in‌ ‌8‌ ‌Easy‌ ‌Steps‌ ‌

Starting a small business in California can be a great decision. California has a large economy, a large workforce, and a streamlined way to start your small business. Although starting a small business in California is relatively easy compared to other states, there are some things to keep in mind. California has several naming requirements, […]

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Starting an E-Commerce Business in 6 Easy Steps

Small businesses are starting an e-commerce site as another way to market their products. While brick-and-mortar stores are still a popular way to conduct business, a more efficient way to conduct business is to open an online store. Opening an online store offers several advantages that brick-and-mortar stores may not provide. Here’s the process of […]

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How to Consolidate Small Business Debt

Small business debt is something that affects businesses in every industry. When it’s challenging to pay several loans, consolidating your debt may seem like an appropriate option to manage debt over time.  If you want to consolidate your small business debt, it’s critical that you know you have options to consider and things you should […]

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How and Why You Should Use Google My Business

For business owners in the United States today, having an online presence is no longer optional. Even if you do all of your business in person, many people will use the internet to find you or to help them decide if they’ll choose you or a competitor.  To be competitive, and even to connect with […]