More Stimulus Payments on the Way

Posted on 19. Jan, 2021 by in COVID-19, Small Business Tips

What you need to know NOW! You could soon see another stimulus payment in your bank account with the recent passage of the Emergency Coronavirus Relief Act of 2020, which means more direct relief to you and your family. Here are some of the major points you need to know that are buried inside this […]

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SBA Re-Opening Paycheck Protection Program to Small Lenders on Friday, January 15

Posted on 14. Jan, 2021 by in COVID-19, PPP

The U.S. Small Business Administration, in consultation with the U.S. Treasury Department, will re-open the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loan portal to PPP-eligible lenders with $1 billion or less in assets for First and Second Draw applications on Friday, January 15, 2021 at 9 am ET. The portal will fully open on Tuesday, January 19, […]

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Budgeting Made Simple for the Small Business Entrepreneur

Posted on 30. Dec, 2020 by in Budget, Managing Finances, Small Business Tips

Most of us came from the corporate world where working with budgets was an everyday occurrence. So now you are the one in charge and budgeting is the last thing on your mind for your own business. Budgeting is just as important to the small business owner as it is to major corporations. It helps […]

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Retirement Savings Tips for Small Business Owners

Posted on 15. Dec, 2020 by in Retirement Accounts, Small Business Tips

As an owner of a small business, you’ve proven that you’re a self-starter by operating a successful private enterprise. Of equal importance is applying your skills towards saving for your future. Here are some of the most popular tax-advantaged retirement vehicles for small business owners in 2020 and some tips on saving for retirement. Options […]

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Steer Clear of Money-Making Scams While You’re Stuck at Home

Posted on 08. Dec, 2020 by in Fraud, Small Business Tips

Scammers are targeting people looking to make money while stuck at home. While there are plenty of legitimate opportunities to earn extra cash, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) says to steer clear from the following money-making scams: At-Home Medical Billing Businesses. Many medical billing business opportunities are worthless. Their promoters don’t tell the truth about earnings […]

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How to Walk the Tightrope When Raising Prices

Posted on 01. Dec, 2020 by in Cashflow, Pricing, Revenue, Small Business Tips

Raising prices can be fraught with risk during good economic times. So what happens if you try to raise prices during bad economic times? As Hamlet would say, “Ah, there’s the rub.” If you raise prices, you risk losing clients to competitors. If you don’t, decreasing revenue or rising costs can capsize your company. So […]

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Everyday Tips For Easier Living!

Posted on 23. Nov, 2020 by in Family, Misc. Articles

Too often you find yourself in a situation and aren’t sure what to do. Here are some everyday tips that could come in handy! Chew the aspirin. Taking an aspirin at the outset of a heart attack could save a life. But for an aspirin to save your life during a heart attack, you need to […]

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Saving Too Much Can Sometimes Be Expensive

Posted on 13. Nov, 2020 by in Budget, Customers, Family, Small Business Tips, Spending

When it comes to money topics, you’re always hearing how to save more. But even with the best of intentions, you can run into trouble when you try to save too much. Here are four ways that savings can get in your way and how you can correct them. Savings that turns into spending. Buying something […]

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Don’t Make These Business Website Mistakes

Posted on 02. Nov, 2020 by in Marketing Tips, Small Business Tips, Social Networking, Website Resource

Your company’s online presence leaves a lasting impression—positive or negative. When people check out your homepage, will they stick around? Will they buy? Will they return? Make your website easy to use and current, and new orders may be just a click away. Annoy visitors and they’ll flee to a competitor. Website mistakes to avoid: […]

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Generate Business Buzz With a Press Release

Posted on 29. Oct, 2020 by in Marketing Tips, Small Business Tips

When crafting your marketing strategy, don’t forget about developing a relationship with the press. Newspapers and magazine circulation has drastically decreased over the past 20 years. However, the demand for content still exists via online platforms. Here are several suggestions for crafting a press release to tell your business’s story and how to best connect […]

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