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This Little Chip Pays Off Big Time For Your Business

Download this infographic to learn the importance of EMV chip cards to your small business and your customers. Read more

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Want a Strong Small Business? Check Your Financial Plans

Of all the research and planning that goes into starting and running a small business, financial plans probably trip up the most budding entrepreneurs.

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How to Deduct Bad Debt

If you mistakenly forgot to deduct a bad debt on your tax return in the year it became worthless, you can file a claim for a credit or refund. Read more

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10 Ways to Improve Collections and Cash Flow

Collecting money from customers can be a challenge for many small businesses. Read more

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Financing Challenges Don’t Stop Small Businesses

December 9, 2016,

Our new infographic reveals details about the state of small-business finances — and the findings may surprise you.

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Infographic: Small Business Credit, Capital and Cash Flow

Our latest infographic highlights the financial difficulties and opportunities for small businesses. Read more

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How To Think More Strategically About Pricing

Coming up with a smart pricing strategy is a tough task for many small businesses. You need to account for what customers are actually willing to pay. Read more

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Are You Missing the Mobile Revolution?

October 27, 2016, 3:00pm EDT

This webinar, presented during SCORE's October 27 virtual conference "Power Up Your Small Biz: Technology Trends," will convince small business owners who haven’t signed on yet to Read more

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Is Your Small Business Compliant...with the Payment Card Industry?

August 29, 2016,

Familiarizing yourself with Payment Card Industry (PCI) standards is a critical component of modern business.

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How Can You Protect Your Customers?

Small businesses are challenged to gain and retain the trust of their customers. Are you thinking and acting in the interest of your customer when it comes to these three types of information?

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What Is a Balance Sheet, and How Can I Use It to Manage My Business?

July 13, 2016,

A balance sheet is one of the three primary financial statements used to monitor the health of your business, along with your cash flow statement and the income statement. Think of it as a snapshot of your company’s financial position — what you own and what you owe — at a singular point in time, like at the end of a month, quarter or year.