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small business tax deductions

4 Things About Small Business Tax Deductions that Will Save You Money

If you are a small business owners, chances are you have a love hate relationships with taxes. One of the hardest parts is what exactly can my small business deduct? A few things pop into my mind when

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self employed maternity leave

How to Prepare for Maternity Leave When You are Self Employed

I love being self employed. I love setting my own schedule, making my own decisions and controlling my future. My husband fielding calls from clients a couple hours after our son was born in the hospital

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warren buffett business advice

What Warren Buffett’s Investing Advice Can Teach You About Business

Most of the time when you read about Warren Buffett it has to do with what an amazing investor he is and how you can invest like him. Yet many of his pieces of advice can be directly tied to being successful

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small business planning

Three Step Plan to Create Small Business Financial Plans

Creating a business plan with financial goals can be hard. After all how are you supposed to know the revenue you need to get the income you want. Especially if you are a newer business! Here are some

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small business training

How to Decide What Small Business Training to Take

As a business owner, especially one who spends lots of time online, it can be easy to want to take every small business training course that you come across. They all sound so great and you just know that

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Should You Invest Money in Your Business

Right now in business I am trying to decide if I should buy new video equipment. The biggest roadblock in making this decision is if I should invest more money for my business in this particular area. Making

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roi advertising

How to Stop Losing Money on Advertising

  I often hear the question – should I advertise on Facebook?  What about Google? This is not a clear cut yes or no question. Instead there are many factors that come into account when deciding

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small business financial metrics

3 Small Business Metrics All Businesses Should Track

Ready to start managing your business finances better? Still confused what numbers to even start watching? Here are three small business financial metrics that are critical to your success. Cash Flow Cash

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business finances

Why it is Important to Track Your Business Finances

  I know you have heard it – you must take care of your business finances. But it is not exactly the world’s most exciting thing to do! It is easy to put off doing it in favor of other

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questions to ask a cpa

Questions to Ask a CPA Before You Hire Them

Think a CPA is a luxury?  Think gain! I believe all business owners should have a CPA on their side. They can help you manage your the financial side of your business and personal finances that will ensure

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