The Durbin Amendment Duplicity: Your Credit Card Processor Can Snatch Your Savings!

credit card swipe Credit Card Processor Can Snatch Your Savings!

A year ago, the Federal Reserve Board agreed to dramatically lower the fee that banks can charge businesses to accept debit cards. However, the new law which goes into effect on October 1st, has a loophole that allows credit card processors to intercept the savings intended for small businesses. Some Background on the Durbin Amendment […]

Frugal Small Business Startup Tips: Step 8-Set Up an Accounting System in the New Business

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The creative, idealistic, and passionate world of entrepreneurship often leaves little room for mundane things like accounting. But how you go about arranging and maintaining your financial records will set the tone for how your business operates and help you avoid future headaches and expenses. Why the Accounting System in Your New Business is Important […]

Avoiding the Mail Money Pit: How to Save Big on Postage in Your Small Business

How to Save Big on Postage in Your Small Business

If your small business involves a considerable amount of mailing and shipping, then chances are you are throwing money down the drain. By making a few simple changes, you can reap significant savings. As you go about managing and developing your business, it can be easy to overlook your postage expenses and practices. After all, […]