The New World of Small Business Payments: Adopt or Die?

It wasn’t so long ago that the biggest issue facing smaller businesses was whether or not to accept credit card payments. For many small businesses, barriers such as cost, technology and financial instability made it difficult to make the leap to credit transactions using merchant services. Today, the issue isn’t whether they should accept credit Read More »

Preparing to Raise Capital

One of the most challenging aspects of running a business, whether you own a start-up or a mature business in expansion mode, is raising capital. Many businesses fail due to insufficient capital to cover operating expenses and invest in growth. Without operating and expansion capital, business owners have limited options at a time when more Read More »

How to Avoid a Cash Flow Crisis

No one type or size of business is immune from cash flow problems. While they are most likely to strike a younger business when management is more prone to underestimating sales cycles or collection timeframes, all businesses become susceptible when the economy unexpectedly down-shifts, exposing them to sudden shifts in demand. Sometimes, a profitable business Read More »

Remote Deposit: There Are Lots of Ways To Get Paid

Small business owners face a number of challenges in growing and operating their companies, but advances in technology have simplified one facet of business – payments. Digital and mobile technology provide business owners quick access to capital, freeing up time, expanding growth options and cutting “paperwork” down to a few clicks of the mouse. Historically, Read More »

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