Main Street Business Borrowing Slows 9.7% in December

Main Street Business Borrowing Slows 9.7% in December

. This could be an indication of small business confidence slowing as we enter 2019. Small business lendingis often used as a gauge of economic health and confidence. So any slowdown in those rates is not a great sign for the...
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What is Fatigue and Why Does it Plague your Small Business Team? (INFOGRAPHIC)

What is Fatigue and Why Does it Plague your Small Business Team? (INFOGRAPHIC)

If you think you have to do a physically demanding job to get fatigued, think again. The fact is, sitting at your desk all day long can leave you fatigued, with other symptoms to go along with it. According to...
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The shutdown has ended, yet some small businesses still struggle to move on

The shutdown has ended, yet some small businesses still struggle to move on

The partial government shutdown has come to an end. Yet for small-business owners who are waiting on loans, the clock is still ticking. The government closure shuttered some agencies, including the Small Business Administration, for 35 days. Now that the...
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What Small Business Owners Should Know About Cryptocurrencies

What Small Business Owners Should Know About Cryptocurrencies

The rapid rise of cryptocurrencies startled many market onlookers, but proponents of these new digital tokens continue to insist that cryptocurrencies are still only just getting started. Around the world, businesses of all shapes and sizes are now beginning t...
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5 Ways Small Retailers Overcome the Amazon Effect

5 Ways Small Retailers Overcome the Amazon Effect

In the last six months, 83% of U.S. consumers (and 90% of millennials) made a purchase on Amazon, according to a recent BigCommerce survey. In fact, 49% of all online spending in the U.S. takes place on Amazon, accounting for about...
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3 Legal Challenges Your Small Business Might Face

3 Legal Challenges Your Small Business Might Face

Small business owners deal with many challenges. They work tirelessly to grow their companies while fending off potential threats. However, many neglect to take the steps to protect their businesses before they take off. Small Business Threats While there are....
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