Tag - SBA

Small Business Resources for Veterans

It’s time to get ahead of the competition and access the small business resources are out there meant for you. This expanded session includes-- Financing for your business. In addition to SBA loan guarantees, there are some financing options you may not even be aware of, as well as business competitions...

Online Funding for Small Businesses

Traditional funding for small businesses continues to dry up while digital lending platforms are expanding. And often offering more access and more speed. We’ll review many types of online funding and give you the pros and cons each. We’ll discuss peer-to-peer lending, business cash advances, brokering services, and factoring. Don’t...

4 Steps to Profitable Online Marketing

97% of consumers go online to find products & services. Is your business positioned to successfully market online? We’ll share the 4 most important things you can do today to get your online marketing up to snuff, including online profiles, your website and how you’re using social media.

Cost Effective Marketing

Marketing budgets keep getting tighter. It makes sense for you to manage your dollars (and time), using only marketing strategies that work for your business. We’ll cover traditional marketing avenues like billboards and radio, as well as newer methods, and teach you what works and how to save money.

Is Your Independent Contractor Really an Employee?

The IRS estimates that 80% of U.S. contract workers are misclassified. Why should we care what the IRS things? Because there are serious financial penalties if you’ve chosen wrong. This includes back payment of employment taxes, FICA, and state and federal unemployment taxes. And criminal penalties include up to $1,000...

How SBA Loans Really Work

It’s not a big secret that many small business owners can’t get affordable loans. SBA helps small businesses get critical funding by setting guidelines for loans and reducing lender risk. But what does that mean? We’re going to give you a real-world breakdown of how SBA supports programs that help...