Get the Money You Need to Grow Your Small Business Today Through Factoring

We invited Bjorn Peterson, Owner of Flex Business Capital to share his thoughts on small business financing, specifically an alternative to traditional bank loans – factoring. Today your business doesn’t need to rely on bank loans or struggle with cash flow – factoring is the smart alternative to traditional small business financing through banks. For … Continued

5 Essential Content Marketing Ideas to Boost Your Reach

Last month we discussed what content marketing is, and today we want to provide you with a few essential content marketing ideas for your small business. Choosing the right content marketing tools are a vital part of developing a successful content marketing strategy. We’ll go over the top 5 content marketing ideas, so that you … Continued

Just Because You’re A Creative Entrepreneur Doesn’t Mean You Have to Live Paycheck to Paycheck

Taking the plunge into entrepreneurship, especially creative entrepreneurship, is intimidating. One of the scariest parts of entrepreneurship, is never knowing where your next paycheck is coming from. Which means most creative entrepreneurs live paycheck to paycheck. But, what if you didn’t have to live paycheck to paycheck. What if you could be a creative entrepreneur … Continued

Why Keeping Track of Your Product Inventory is Essential to Your Small Business Success (Plus a Free Inventory Tracking Sheet)

Keeping track of product inventory might just be an entrepreneurs least favorite task. However, it’s necessary if you want to be a successful business owner. Tracking product inventory is useful for multiple reasons. It lets you know what products are best-sellers. You can save money by not over ordering. Free up space by only ordering … Continued

What is the Widow’s Exemption?

What is the Widow’s Exemption? The widow’s exemption reduces the tax burden on widows by reducing the amount of a widow’s taxable income. States individually determine the widow’s exemption rules and laws for themselves. It is not a federal exemption. Most commonly, the widow’s exemption effects the state inheritance taxes. When one spouse dies, he … Continued

How to Respond to Bad Reviews of Your Small Business on Yelp & Google

Online reviews provide a forum for customers to share their experiences with a business. Which is outstanding if you have positive reviews, but if customers are posting bad reviews it can hurt your business. You can’t remove bad reviews from online review sites like Yelp and Google; and you shouldn’t want to! Trying to remove bad reviews, no matter how … Continued

What is Underwithholding?

What is Underwithholding? Underwithholding is when you haven’t had enough income taxes withheld during a year. If a tax payer’s incomes taxes are underwithheld, it does not mean that tax payers doesn’t have to pay the taxes. Tax payers pay the underwithheld taxes when he or she files a tax return. The withholding amount is determined by how … Continued