Blog posts tagged with "Small Business Ideas"

The Best Credit Cards for Businesses with Bad Credit

November 17, 2017
It can happen to just about any business. Perhaps you consistently forget to pay your bills, or you’re experiencing a lull in sales. Next thing you know, you’re struggling to improve your bad credit rating. Now, interest fees are rising, and perhaps some of your current credit card companies canceled their accounts with you.

The Best Business Credit Cards for Cash Back Rewards

November 16, 2017
Business owners can benefit from cash back rewards by leveraging the money they save into future cash flow. By maximizing the cash back on your purchases, you’re essentially saving up for a rainy day (and getting cheaper credit). Given the ups and downs of the consumer market, these funds can give your business a much-needed boost in tough times – if you spend them wisely.

The Best Business Credit Cards for Travel Rewards

November 13, 2017
One of the advantages of being a business owner is that many operating expenses can be paid for with a business credit card to earn perks. If you are using a cash-back credit card however, you may be leaving money on the table.

The 10 Best Business Books for Women

November 10, 2017
Female entrepreneurs have accomplished incredible things. While not only running businesses, they are more likely to oversee household management, have earned higher levels of education than their male peers and are continuously working to hammer glass ceilings in industries traditionally ruled by men. This work of pushing boundaries is difficult, and sometimes lonely. Whether you have hit a wall in your career, experienced a setback, or are unsure about your future, take inspiration from these books that provide insights about the unique struggles of being a female entrepreneur.

Marketing Tip of the Month: How to Gain Positive Press for Your Business

November 09, 2017
If you are proud of your small business, one of your top priorities should be spreading the word about your products or services, company culture and other news. What many business owners don’t realize is that by focusing on getting positive press, you can promote your brand and acquire new customers. In this post, we’ll share a few ideas that will help you gain publicity for your business.

Credit Card Options for Your Business Needs

November 07, 2017
Choosing the right credit card for your business needs can often increase your savings. In this post, we’ll explore the right credit card for your business’s situation, resulting in the best possible savings.  As with any credit card, whether it is considered a business card or not, be sure to inquire if your personal or business credit score will be used. If your personal credit will be considered, ask if the card can be put against your business’ credit, which will help with building a credit history for your business. Let’s get started!

5 disaster relief options for small business owners

November 03, 2017
Hurricane season ends on November 30th, but many small business owners who have been affected by these storms will still have rebuilding to do. Fortunately, if you know where to look, disaster assistance for businesses is available. And if you’re lucky enough to have avoided the devastation that hit the southern United States, there’s no better time to start planning for a potential emergency.

How to use a small business loan

November 02, 2017
To guarantee the future of your business, you should frequently assess how you can improve your existing strategies. Perhaps you need to update equipment, or want to hire more employees. Having funds for these projects can enable you to take your business to the next level.

National Get Smart About Credit Day

October 19, 2017
Celebrating its 15th Anniversary on October 19th, National Get Smart About Credit Day is a chance for young people and small businesses to think about how they manage their credit. Supported by the American Bankers Association and 5,000 volunteer bankers, the purpose of National Get Smart About Credit Day is to encourage participants to take control of this very important aspect of their lives.

6 Best Business Ideas for College Entrepreneurs

October 17, 2017
Being a young entrepreneur can be a rewarding experience, so what are you waiting for? To become a successful entrepreneur, you need an awesome idea and a smart implementation strategy. While you might think that you must be a seasoned entrepreneur to start a business, that’s not true!