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Although we’ve seen our fair share of infamous, high-ranking white-collar criminals the last few years, white-collar crime affects all rungs on the corporate ladder. Protecting your company from these kinds of crimes, both inside and outside of your walls, is becoming trickier than ever before.  more...

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As a small business owner, establishing the right retirement plan for your company can help ensure a comfortable future for your family, diversify investments, cut your tax bill, and even attract good employees. Find out more about the three most popular retirement plans for small business owners to help you decide the best one for your firm. more...

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The only way you can succeed as an entrepreneur is with a phd, according to Steve Bloom, a mortgage expert who has lived through many cyclical ups and downs in the real estate market before the current recession. Phd does not, when it comes to startups, refer to Doctor of Philosophy, but something entirely different—and you don’t necessarily learn it in school. To prove it, Bloom cites the cases of entrepreneurs who defied the odds and have thrived in the dog days of 2009. more...

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If you have ever inquired about an accounting position at a business, you've probably seen the phrase "candidates are required to demonstrate a current knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)." But, what exactly is GAAP and why is it a mandatory requirement with today's business accountants? more...

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For many small to midsize businesses with a limited advertising budget, national, broadcast television advertising isn't a viable option. But that doesn't mean that you can't use this effective tool. A low cost alternative to traditional television advertising is putting those advertising dollars into cable television. more...

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Running a business can be even more of a challenge when times are hard. But the good news is that you can take positive steps increase the chances the time and money you have invested pays off. Here are some tips to help you keep a tight rein on spending during a crunch. more...

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No matter what type of company you own, you should always separate personal and business finances because using a personal bank account for business can affect your legal liability. But, just in case you need more convincing, here are our top reasons to get a business bank account. more...

- - Running Your Business

In part two of our series on jump starting your Corporation, we will review the sales arm of your company. Now that you have filed the appropriate licenses and registrations, you can turn to setting up your finances including your merchant account. more...

- - Starting Your Business

It is important as a business owner to understand the general costs of incorporating before beginning the process. Find out more about how you can incorporate. more...

- - Starting Your Business

With healthcare costs rising an average 18.1% each year nationally, employers in every industry across the country are taking a long, hard look at what they can do to keep costs down. There are procedures that small and medium sized businesses can follow to try to control rising health care costs. Consider some of the steps below to help you offer health benefits to your employees without breaking the bank: more...

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