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Lending an ear to lending circles might help small business owners

the circleThe original concept behind lending circles, a situation whereby people pool their resources and then share that pot with a needy member, is similar to the socialistic approach of an Israeli kibbutz. According to Wikipedia, a kibbutz is a collective community comprised of members who provide a service to other members of the collective for the greater good of the group. Read more...

How to build good credit to nurture small business growth

build creditFor small business owners, a solid business credit score is vital to securing the loans needed to expand. Yet, as a recent Manta survey revealed, the significant majority of small business owners don’t know their company’s credit score. In a business climate where having a bad credit score can actively impede growth, it’s imperative for small business owners to know the basics of business credit—and how to build it. Read more...

Lending Rates to Increase

If the Federal Reserve approves a rate hike, and experts believe they will, it will mean good things for small business, reports Forbes. While it does mean the cost of a loan will go up, it also means that banks make more money on the loan, which encourages them to lend more. Read more...

Crowd Funding is Now Available for Small Business

According to NPR, small businesses now have access to crowdfunding options. New regulations are in place to allow small businesses to raise up to $1 million dollars from crowdfunding. Read more...

Profit and Loss statements reveal more than the bottom line

profitAdam Knolls, a CPA and Realtor in Columbus, calls it a “script for disaster” when a small business owner looks only at cash values relating to their company rather than reviewing an entire Profit and Loss statement. Doing so “does not give an accurate picture” of the financial status of a company, he warns. Read more...

5 Ways to Determine Which Loan Is Right for Your Business

approved 1049259 960 720According to the 2015 fourth quarter Pepperdine University Private Capital Access Index, more than 30 percent of business owners planned to explore financing options in the first half of 2016. However, nearly two-thirds said it’s difficult to obtain equity financing. To improve your ability to obtain financing, it’s helpful to determine which type of financing is best-suited to the unique needs of your business. Read more...

Financing is a big deal for small businesses

financing growth 1If you’re an entrepreneur seeking a small business loan, there is more you need to know and do beyond merely applying for credit. For starters, says Cincinnati lawyer Paul Sian, “you should be able to prove the income your company earns. You might receive cash payments (for some goods or services) but those should be factored in to show your company’s real income.” Read more...

Sage One And How Small Businesses Can Get The Most Out Of It

taxes accounting businessSuccessful Businesses aren’t created over night. They take time, capital, commitment, business plans, and more business plans. And even then, it’s not guaranteed. But even after the details are implemented and the business opened; even after the permits are signed and the rent is paid, there still takes a lot of planning to make sure that the business is prosperous. With all the time you put into running your business, you may forget all about the finances that are associated with your company, and it eventually falls to the wayside. Read more...

It’s Beginning To Look A Lot Like Tax Season

taxWhile holiday decorations can evoke feelings of joy, peace and congeniality, they also inadvertently signal the impending arrival of a less popular time of year: tax season. With that in mind, it’s important to know it’s never too late, or too soon, to prepare for tax time. Armed with crucial information about acceptable tax write-offs, small business owners might learn to embrace the arrival of Uncle Sam. Read more...

Infographic: Everything You Need to Know about Micropayments

What do you know about micropayments? Probably not everything that is included in this infographic.

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