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The Best Credit Card Processors of 2021
By Business.com Editorial Staff | March 05, 2021

Which credit card processor is right for your business in 2020? We review the top-rated services.

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How can I get a loan for my cleaning business?
By Nishcole Goggins | 5 Answers | Last Activity on March 04, 2021

I have been in business for a year and seven months, my revenue is under the required revenue of most loan companies that offer loans and the time in business required is two years, along with a...

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I?m buying a business. Should I sign the purchase and sale agreement before securing financing?
By Matt Santos | 5 Answers | Last Activity on March 03, 2021

I in the process of acquiring a business. I was sent a purchase and sale agreement from the broker however I?m still working on securing financing. Is it okay to sign the P&S without the...

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How can I add a CSV of insurance and finance data to my website?
By Messi Wealth | 6 Answers | Last Activity on March 03, 2021

I want to display information about finance, insurance, investment, and wealth data in a CSV format on my website to ensure readers have the information.

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Should You Use a Business Credit or Debit Card?
By Donna Fuscaldo | March 02, 2021

Should you use a business credit card or debit card? The answer depends on a few factors. Here's what you need to know about both types of payment cards for business owners.

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How do I develop email subject lines that will get my target to open?
By Michael Chonka | 3 Answers | Last Activity on March 01, 2021

I email mostly to my target. I would like some help with social media and emailing. Gettin attention is something that I lack. Would you please help me? Thank you.

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Are bitcoins safe to buy?
By Chris S. | 13 Answers | Last Activity on March 01, 2021

I know very little about bitcoins. But two things I do know are: 1) The value of bitcoins compared to the US Dollar has skyrocketed in the last few months:...

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How do I start a business with zero capital?
By Gilbert Frimpong | 30 Answers | Last Activity on February 28, 2021

I want to start a business but I don't have any money to start the business with.

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The Best Merchant Services of 2021
By Business.com Editorial Staff | February 26, 2021

See our expert and unbiased reviews of the top 10 merchant services. Compare 2020's top-ranked merchant account services for free at business.com.

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How to Get Paid as a Contractor
By Karina Fabian | February 25, 2021

There are steps you can take in the event you do not get your payment.

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How to Handle Non-Paying Clients
By Sammi Caramela | February 25, 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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Why Small Businesses Need Online Payment Apps
By Donna Fuscaldo | February 24, 2021

Online payment app usage is surging. There are pros and cons to accepting this payment method.

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The Best Business Loan and Financing Options of 2021
By Simone Johnson | February 24, 2021

Many small businesses need funding to get started. Learn about the different financing options to decide which would work best for your small business.

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When does a startup company have to start paying taxes?
By Shania Redmon | 11 Answers | Last Activity on February 23, 2021

I want to start a record label eventually. For now I'm wanting to sell beats and merchandise. Do I have to pay taxes? What if I'm making little to no money at first?

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The Best Online Payroll Services of 2021
By Chad Brooks | February 22, 2021

Our team has compared the best online payroll services for 2021. See up-to-date reviews and costs for the top services.

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The Best Collection Agency Services of 2021
By Donna Fuscaldo | February 19, 2021

We've reviewed the best collection agency services for 2021. See up-to-date comparisons on features and the best prices for the top-rated agencies.

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PCI Compliance: What It Means for Your Digital Security
By Zahra Bajgiran | February 18, 2021

If your business accepts credit cards, PCI compliance is essential.

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How can I Increase my Mobile App Downloads & Installs?
By Deep Gajbe | 8 Answers | Last Activity on February 18, 2021

I created mobile application for my business, a Wealth Management & Investments Service. I'm hoping people will download the app and find it useful but how can I get more people to download it?

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How do I determine the best place to invest in real estate?
By Joseph V. Scorese | 12 Answers | Last Activity on February 12, 2021

I am looking for to buy real estate in the Philadelphia area for investment? How do I determine the best neighborhood to invest in and should I go single family or multi family? The rates are so...

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Adding Value: 10 Bookkeeping Systems Small Business Owners Can Use
By Scott Gerber | February 12, 2021

Accounting software is critical to virtually every business. These 10 bookkeeping tools are recommended by small business owners for their ease of use, versatility and effectiveness.

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The Best Factoring Companies of 2021
By Simone Johnson | February 03, 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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Financing Your Construction Business
By Karina Fabian | February 03, 2021

Construction businesses demand significant overhead for labor and materials. Funding them can be difficult, but these loan options and financing products make it easier.

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Private Equity vs. Venture Capital: What's the Difference?
By Donna Fuscaldo | February 02, 2021

Private equity and venture capital funding are both considered alternative investments, but there are significant differences between the two.

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Why Working Capital Is Key to Economic Recovery
By Nicole Fallon | February 02, 2021

Increased working capital for hard-hit small businesses will allow them to rebuild and flourish, thereby boosting overall economic recovery.

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The Best Tax Debt Relief Services of 2021
By Business.com Editorial Staff | February 02, 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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How are your business finances affected during the COVID-19 pandemic?
By Stacey Howard | 6 Answers | Last Activity on February 02, 2021

As a business owner, how has COVID-19 impacted your business finances? Which challenges are you facing and what are your actions to overcome them?

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How to Apply for a Business Credit Card if You Have Bad Credit
By Donna Fuscaldo | February 01, 2021

Qualifying for a business credit card if you have bad credit is difficult but not impossible. You may have to start with a secured card.

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2021: The Year to Catch Up on Your Business Finances
By Lil Roberts | January 29, 2021

Bookkeeping isn't the most compelling aspect of running your business, and 2020 might have put you further behind. Here's how to make good accounting habits and stay on top of your finances this year.

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Best Practices to Follow Before Applying for a Small Business Loan
By Matthew G. | January 29, 2021

These practices will help you quickly and successfully find the best loan for your small business.