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The fate of small community banks is likely to be decided by the end of this decade. Everyone has a stake in the eventual outcome, especially small business owners.
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Banking customers are increasingly interested in convenience, and that means an increase in mobile banking. But is your phone equipped with the right security protections?
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Are you planning on leasing equipment for your business? Learn how to determine which equipment leasing company is best suited to meet your company's needs.
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Why should building business credit be on the top of your list? Learn why separating your personal and business finances should be a top priority.
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There's just ONE thing to remember about effective bookkeeping: Don't make it complicated. Here are five examples to illustrate my point.
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Given the fallout from the housing crisis, getting approved for a mortgage can be a tricky business. These 10 steps will help you prepare for the process.
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This past year was a tumultuous one for small businesses. Check out the top 13 events of the year, and why they mattered to small businesses.
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Want to combine business with pleasure this holiday season? Follow these tax-savvy tips to delight yourself, your employees, your customers, AND your accountant.
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Learn what type of impact a credit downgrade can have on your personal life and what steps you can take to recover from a downgrade.
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It costs up to 10 times more to acquire new customers than to retain existing ones. Here are three proven ways to keep your current customers loyal and satisfied.
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Comic preacher and anti-corporate activist Reverend Billy of the Church of Stop Shopping tells AllBusiness about the value of shopping in small, local stores.
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Starbucks is giving more than $5 million for small business loans. Here's how to get your own "Latte Loan."
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Extra charges and fees eat away at a restaurant owner's profits. Reviewing your bank and cedit card statements could mean extra cash for you.
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Tired of getting turned down for credit for your business? Learn the questions card issuers ask to decide whether you're a good credit risk.
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The Durbin Amendment has put more money into small merchants' pockets. Here's what you need to do to ensure that the profits keep rolling in.
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Marco Carbajo
Why are credit unions an increasingly popular banking option? It all comes down to the relationship between them and their customers.
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Big banks don’t really care if you leave them, and that's exactly why you should do it anyway. Also: busting the government-regulation myth.
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By Don Sadler |  Filed In: Financing & Credit and Finance
While the commercial-financing landscape has changed drastically, getting a business loan isn't hopeless -- if you approach the process in the right way.
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By Don Sadler |  Filed In: Financing & Credit and Finance
While the commercial-financing landscape has changed drastically, getting a business loan isn't hopeless -- if you approach the process in the right way.
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PayPal is holding onto your money and not letting go. It may be legal, but it's still sleazy -- and there's very little victims of the policy can do about it....
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