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How to Get Your Business Loan Application Approved
By Donna Fuscaldo | January 03, 2022

Learn how to better position yourself to secure funding to start or grow your business.

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What Is a Hard Money Loan?
By Simone Johnson | January 03, 2022

A hard money loan is based on the value of real estate or another asset, rather than a credit score or debt-to-income ratio. Is this the right type of financing for your business?

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Business Loan Terms You Should Know
By Simone Johnson | January 03, 2022

Here are the business loan terms you should know before you apply for funding.

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5 Best Construction Estimating Tools
By Eduardo Vasconcellos | January 03, 2022

Use one of these programs to gauge the cost of your next construction project.

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Credit Card Processing in High-Risk Industries
By Dachondra Cason | January 03, 2022

Certain businesses might be deemed high risks by credit card processors. Here's how to know if you're considered high risk and what that means for your business.

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Shopper's Delight: The Fundamental Guidelines for E-Commerce Design
By Jerry Low | December 22, 2021

How to keep your website visitors happy and coming back for more.

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The Pandemic Recession Calls for a Whole New Collections Playbook
By Sachin Goyal | December 22, 2021

The pandemic has led to an escalating debt crisis, with businesses facing mountains of late or unpaid invoices. You need to be tactful in how you collect late customer payments, however.

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How to Handle Non-Paying Clients
By Sammi Caramela | December 22, 2021

Contracts, lawyers and collections agencies are a few places to turn when you have clients who won't pay their invoices. Even better is to prevent the problem in the first place.

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The Best Tax Debt Relief Services of 2022
By Andrew Martins | December 21, 2021

Looking for the best tax debt relief service? We have easy-to-read, unbiased expert reviews and feature comparisons of the best and cheapest services.

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The Best Mobile Credit Card Processing Solutions of 2022
By Business.com Editorial Staff | December 21, 2021

With mobile credit card processing, you can accept payments from mobile devices. See our picks for the best mobile credit card processors in 2022.

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The Best Merchant Account Services of 2022
By Donna Fuscaldo | December 21, 2021

See our expert and unbiased reviews of the top 10 merchant services. Compare 2022's top-ranked merchant account services for free at business.com.

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The Best iPad Restaurant POS Systems of 2022
By Business.com Editorial Staff | December 21, 2021

We've reviewed the best iPad restaurant POS systems for 2022. Read up-to-date comparisons on features and prices for the top iPad POS systems for restaurants.

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The Best Factoring Companies of 2022
By Simone Johnson | December 21, 2021

Business.com has compared factoring services and selected the best ones for small businesses. Compare company services and fees to make your buying decisions easier.

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The Best Construction Estimating Software of 2022
By Joshua Stowers | December 21, 2021

Looking for the best construction software? We have easy-to-read, expert unbiased reviews, and feature comparisons of the best and cheapest programs.

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The Best Collection Agency Services of 2022
By Donna Fuscaldo | December 21, 2021

We've reviewed the best collection agency services for 2022. See up-to-date comparisons on features and the best prices for the top-rated agencies.

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The Best Online Payroll Services of 2022
By Chad Brooks | December 21, 2021

Our team has compared the best online payroll services for 2022. See up-to-date reviews and costs for the top services.

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Best Business Employee Retirement Plans of 2022
By Donna Fuscaldo | December 21, 2021

Looking for an employee retirement plan for you and your staff? Before you select one, check out our guide and best picks.

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SBA Loan Default: A Complete Guide for 2022 and Beyond
By Jason Milleisen | December 17, 2021

Here's comprehensive guide to all your questions about SBA loan default, forgiveness and the SBA Offer In Compromise.

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How Business Debt Consolidation Works
By Julie Thompson | December 08, 2021

If you have multiple business debts, you may be considering business debt consolidation to simplify your payments. Here's what you need to know before deciding if it's right for your business.

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What Are 7702 Plans and How Can They Be Used for Retirement?
By Max Freedman | December 08, 2021

These life insurance policies are tax-deferred to build cash value.

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Everything You Need to Know About 7702 Plans
By Max Freedman | December 08, 2021

A 7702 plan isn't really a retirement plan at all – it's a life insurance policy.

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What to Know Before You Refinance Your Business Loans
By Max Freedman | December 07, 2021

If you're refinancing your business loans, look at your current terms and know what you want to accomplish before moving forward with refinancing.

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The Role of a Strong Accounting and Finance Team in Seeking Capital
By Matthew G. | December 07, 2021

You may be tempted to neglect the accounting side of your business, but you might also be hurting your access to capital.

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Cash on Call: 5 Super-Fast Providers of Small Business Loans
By Jamie Johnson | December 06, 2021

When you need a small business loan quickly, these five providers can deliver the funding you need.

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Are Tableside Ordering and Payment Processing Worth the Investment?
By Sean Peek | December 06, 2021

What are the benefits of tableside ordering and payment?

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Time to Ditch Cash? Why Credit Card Only Might Make Sense
By Jennifer Dublino | December 03, 2021

Consider the advantages and disadvantages of moving to a cashless system for your restaurant.

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The Best Way to Take Payments With Your iPhone
By Jennifer Dublino | December 03, 2021

Accepting payments via your iPhone is simple as long as you have the proper accessories and services.

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How POS Systems Improve Inventory Management
By Donna Fuscaldo | December 03, 2021

Here's everything you need to know about POS inventory management.

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The Pros and Cons of a Payroll Card
By Julie Thompson | December 03, 2021

Paycards are a growing trend among small businesses. Find out their pros and cons.

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How to Accept Credit Card Payments Over the Phone
By Adam Uzialko | December 03, 2021

Take card payments securely over the phone to increase your customers' convenience.