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5 Invoice Tips to Get Your Small Business Paid Faster

5 Invoice Tips to Get Your Small Business Paid Faster Avatar Posted by stillwagon428 under Finance
From https://smallbiztrends.com 9 days ago
Made Hot by: bizyolk on January 18, 2017 8:42 am
We all like getting paid. As entrepreneurs or freelancers (or both), you need that cash flow. Without it, your business doesn’t thrive and your family doesn’t eat. The cornerstone to getting paid is more effective invoicing. Here are five tips that can help you with more effective invoicing. Read More

3 Ways for SMEs to Cut Business Costs

3 Ways for SMEs to Cut Business Costs Avatar Posted by ivanpw under Finance
From http://www.noobpreneur.com 12 days ago
Made Hot by: FutureVision on January 13, 2017 12:38 pm
Though you might think you have cut every unnecessary business expense you possibly can, there are probably much more expenses that you can reduce further. Read More
Worried about covering production costs? Read on.

Cash flow problems can occur for a myriad of reasons. Late-paying customers, a blip in sales, too much cash shored up in inventory, and so on. The problem with cash flow is that unless you’re paying attention to every aspect of your business, it Read More

How to Get Customers to Pay On Time Over the Holidays

How to Get Customers to Pay On Time Over the Holidays Avatar Posted by Caron_Beesley under Finance
From https://fundbox.com 20 days ago
Made Hot by: Digitaladvert on January 4, 2017 2:51 am
The end-of-year holiday season is always crunch time, and this is especially true when it comes to getting paid on time. According to Fundbox’s own research, 64% of small businesses wait on late payments, which can lead to serious cash flow problems. That’s something you definitely don’t want hangi Read More
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Small Business Taxes: What You Need to Consider for 2017

Small Business Taxes: What You Need to Consider for 2017 Avatar Posted by jondyer under Taxes
From http://dyernews.com 37 days ago
Made Hot by: mikehartman1 on December 18, 2016 2:43 pm
2017 is sure to be an interesting year for small businesses. As a result this tax season holds some unique challenges for entrepreneurs as well as some "oldies but goodies." Here are a few things to consider for this year's taxes: Read More

5 Things You Need to Do NOW to Avoid a Tax Headache Next Year

5 Things You Need to Do NOW to Avoid a Tax Headache Next Year Avatar Posted by fundera under Taxes
From https://www.fundera.com 38 days ago
Made Hot by: AmyJordan on December 17, 2016 9:51 pm
The end of the year may not be the most wonderful time of the year for small business owners, especially those in the retail industry who are dealing with the craziness of the holidays. Because of the busyness of the season, you may not be thinking about next year.

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How To Evaluate Newer Franchise Opportunities

How To Evaluate Newer Franchise Opportunities Avatar Posted by franpro under Franchises
From https://www.sba.gov 39 days ago
Made Hot by: Copysugar on December 16, 2016 3:07 pm
Evaluating franchise business opportunities can be pretty challenging, especially if you are new at it. And evaluating young franchise concepts is even harder. This article will show you how to make it easier. Read More

6 Effective Ways Start-Ups Can Cut Costs

6 Effective Ways Start-Ups Can Cut Costs Avatar Posted by ivanpw under Finance
From http://www.noobpreneur.com 43 days ago
Made Hot by: blogexpert on December 14, 2016 9:14 am
There is always a way for a startup to cut costs. We have put together a list of six ways that you can do so effectively. Read More

Sales Tax: How to Conquer the First Tax Day of the Year

Sales Tax: How to Conquer the First Tax Day of the Year Avatar Posted by fundera under Taxes
From https://www.fundera.com 44 days ago
Made Hot by: kingofcontent92 on December 12, 2016 10:54 am
When most Americans think of “taxes,” the month that comes to mind is April, the month when income tax returns are due each year. If you’re a product seller, however, your first “tax day” of the year falls in a different month altogether—January.

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