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How to Prep for Crowdfunding

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You have a great business idea, and you’ve decided to try crowdfunding to raise the money you need to turn it into a reality. You want to start your fundraising efforts immediately, while you’re super gung-ho. Not so fast — you’ll need at least three months, maybe up to six, to plan a successful campaign. [...]
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How Will the New Health Care Law Affect Your Business?

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You may have heard that under the Affordable Care Act businesses with 50 or more employees will be fined for not providing health insurance benefits. That provision remains in place, but on July 2 the Obama administration extended the deadline for covering employees to Jan. 1, 2015. That means larger small businesses have a year and a half to [...]
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What to Do If an Employee Sues You

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When you run a small business, it’s easy to feel like your employees are friends or even family members. But in a court of law, they are your employees — and, as their employer, you should take steps to protect yourself and your company in the event that one of them sues you. The FLSA: [...]
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