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Financing your Business

What the COVID-19 Stimulus Package Means for Small Businesses

January 15, 2021

Via: Fit Small Business

The United States Congress has passed several measures in response to the COVID-19 pandemic designed to help small businesses, including tax rebates, tax-filing extensions, business loans, emergency relief, and modified tax treatment. Perhaps the most significant benefit, the Paycheck Protection […]


Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

What Is Form 944? Plus 2020 Instructions

October 23, 2020

Via: Fit Small Business

Form 944 is an IRS form that very small businesses use to file their employer taxes on an annual basis. It is specifically for businesses that have at least one employee and owe less than $1,000 annually in federal taxes […]


Financing your Business

What Is a Microloan and How Can Your Small Business Benefit?

August 6, 2019

Via: Fit Small Business

A microloan is a small loan, generally up to $50,000, made to startups and emerging small businesses. These loans are offered by nonprofit organizations known as microlenders. Microloans typically have repayment terms of up to seven years and offer favorable […]


Know Your Rights

Top 25 Tips on How Small Business Owners Can Avoid Burnout

March 29, 2019

Via: Fit Small Business

The demands of starting your own business can be exciting, making new business owners want to be as hands-on as possible. However, overworking yourself can eventually lead to burnout, and will not help in getting a business off the ground. […]


Advertising & Marketing, Business Law & Regulations

Advertising Statistics Small Business Owners Should Know

March 25, 2019

Via: Fit Small Business

Do people still look or listen to ads? Do they remember what they see? Is it worthwhile to spend money on traditional advertising methods such as radio, television, or magazine ads? These and many other questions are answered in our […]


Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

How Can Small Businesses Avoid Public Nuisance Lawsuits?

January 29, 2019

Via: FindLaw

Any lawsuit is a hassle for a small business. But certain lawsuits, like public nuisance claims, can strike at the very thing your small biz does, or where it does it. Beyond a public nuisance lawsuit being a nuisance in […]


Business Law & Regulations, Privacy

For the Average Hacker, Your Small Business Is an Ideal Target

December 18, 2018

Via: Entrepreneur

Headlines are full of cybersecurity breaches, and big businesses like Google and Facebook are some of the latest to fall victim to outside attacks. A vulnerability in Google+ is at least partially responsible for the company’s decision to shut down […]


Business Law & Regulations, Privacy

Tips for Protecting Small Business Proprietary Information

November 2, 2018

Via: FindLaw

In this day and age where business is fiercely competitive, and almost everything can be found on the internet, it’s more important than ever to protect your proprietary information. Whether it’s information on a patent you are developing, or “just” […]


Financing your Business

Organize Your Small-Business Finances With These 7 Steps

September 28, 2018

Via: Entrepreneur

Going into business for yourself is a big deal. There’s always a long to-do list and you’ll find yourself wearing many different hats from time to time. Your business is more of a hobby if you’re not making money. Properly […]


Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

Do You Need Permission to Run an Employee Background Check?

August 28, 2018

Via: FindLaw

You may think you’re protecting yourself and your small business by running background checks for potential hires. As benevolent as it may be, you could still get into trouble hiring someone with a criminal record. And, after all, prospective employees […]