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What is a BOP and why do you need one?

Your small business could benefit from having small business owner’s insurance coverage. Read on to learn more. A business owner’s policy is an insurance package that covers a broad range of property and general liability claims against your small business. There’s no way to know exactly what types of lawsuits may come your way when […]

How will small business owners vote in the midterm elections?

This entry is part 10 of 10 in the series eDNA Survey

This entry is part 10 of 10 in the series eDNA SurveyThe midterm elections are coming up next week and the leadership of the US Senate is in the balance with Republican in the lead in the majority of polls.  Beyond the current hot buttonl issues of Ebola, ISIS, immigration and more is the question […]

5 tips for finding the best credit card for your small business

Guest blogger Odysseas Papadimitriou of CardHub and WalletHub shares insight on securing the best credit card for your small business. Trying to find the right credit card for your small business can feel like finding a needle in a haystack. As CEO of the credit card comparison website CardHub and the personal finance social network […]

Do you need small business insurance when opening a law practice?

Lawyers should consider getting small business insurance coverage for their law practice. Lawyers are known as the small business owners with all the answers – and for good reason. They’re the professionals people turn to when they need help with complex business and legal issues and the seven or so years they spend in undergraduate […]

Hiscox challenges small business owners to Encourage Courage

Hiscox Small Business Insurance launches new branding campaign to Encourage Courage. At Hiscox, we help small business owners, consultants and entrepreneurs build, grow and protect their businesses. We enjoy working with these communities because we know that starting a small business takes courage and risk. These traits are similar to those we value in our […]

5 things you need to know about starting a photography business

Creating your own business can take a lot of hard work, and learning how to start a photography business is no different. Learning how to handle the administrative aspects of starting a small business is just as important as honing your craft. Here are five things to think about when starting a photography business.

How to prepare your small business for the fall

Fall is in full swing. Use the tips below to keep your small business on track. Every year as the days get shorter and leaves start to brown, we begin to hear a lot about winterizing homes and gardens to prepare for the coming winter. What we don’t hear so much about is getting your […]

How can entrepreneurs build a great business plan?

Business plans help clarify small business goals, as well as the steps needed to achieve them. In order to attract attention from investors, writing a business plan detailing how you will implement your business’ strategy is imperative. Learning how to make a business plan can seem daunting, especially when you’re new to running a business […]

Bookkeeping tips for small businesses

Small business bookkeeping is just one of the many tasks every business owner must handle. Successful businesses know that in order to stay afloat, they need an efficient process for everything from tax forms to inventory. Staying on top of your small business bookkeeping can be tough, but doing so will give you better control […]

What is a sole proprietorship?

Because a sole proprietorship is the simplest form of business an entrepreneur can start, it is also the most prevalent small business type. A sole proprietorship is a business run by a single owner. Because there are no other people involved in running your business, you are entitled to all of the profits gained, as […]


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