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4 Ways to Protect Your Business Against Employee Fraud and Theft
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4 Ways to Protect Your Business Against Employee Fraud and Theft

Putting these strategies in place will discourage bad behavior.
Financing Face-Off: Debt vs. Equity
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Financing Face-Off: Debt vs. Equity

One offers more money while the other allows for more control. The Money Guy breaks down the pros and cons of each option.
4 Strategies for Getting Paid Faster
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4 Strategies for Getting Paid Faster

The Money Guy has tips for shrinking the window of time between mailing an invoice and receiving some income.
What You Need to Know About Credit Lines
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What You Need to Know About Credit Lines

Our expert tells whether you need a line of credit and how big that line should be.
What Portion of Revenue Should Go to Payroll?
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What Portion of Revenue Should Go to Payroll?

If you're wondering about how much money to put aside for payroll, read this.
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A Guide to Giving Sales Commissions

The amount of of commission depends on a host of factors, most notably the typical commission structure in your industry.
What's a PEO and How Can It Help My Business?
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What's a PEO and How Can It Help My Business?

Hint: It'll help out with all your business's HR needs.
Why Do Things Often Go Bad Between Founders and Financial Managers?
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Why Do Things Often Go Bad Between Founders and Financial Managers?

The biggest culprit is an owner who's demanding more from his or her accountant team than those people are qualified to handle.
How to Know If Your Business Has Outgrown QuickBooks
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How to Know If Your Business Has Outgrown QuickBooks

Some businesses use Intuit's popular software through every stage of growth, but it does have some drawbacks. As your business grows you may encounter these limitations.
The Real Value of Making Your Workplace Safe
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The Real Value of Making Your Workplace Safe

What costs go into a safe work environment, and how important is it, really?
How to Streamline Your Company's Purchasing
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How to Streamline Your Company's Purchasing

Cutting waste and streamlining your purchasing procedures can have a big effect on your business efficiency.
What You Need to Know About Hiring a CFO
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What You Need to Know About Hiring a CFO

What a chief financial officer does, how to determine your company needs one, and how to start the hiring process.
How to Recognize Which Customers Are Bad for Business
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How to Recognize Which Customers Are Bad for Business

Some customers take up too much time and energy. Here's how decide who isn't giving you a return on your investment.