Texas Not-For-Profit Sends Intuit Wish to the Dogs (And Cats)

Posted in LOCAL

In 2002, Stacey Schumacher -- an animal lover with a mind for business -- founded The Texas Coalition for Animal Protection. For more than a decade now, the nonprofit, 501(c)(3) organization has boosted public awareness of issues related to animal welfare. In the process, TCAP has managed to treat approximately 150,000 animals. Selflessly dedicated to [...]

Mama Mia! Intuit Grants a Healthy Wish to ‘Mama Baretta’

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Ask Debra Baretta-Rogers why Italy is shaped like a boot and she'll tell you. It's to give a swift kick to the notion that sweets have to be unhealthy and exclusionary to individuals with special dietary needs. As a result, Debra's inspiring Penngrove, Calif.-based baking operation -- Mama Baretta -- has been wishing for a [...]

Intuit Brews Up A Granted Wish for Coffee Roasting Couple

Posted in LOCAL

John and Pat Curry of Augusta, Georgia had their hearts set racing this week. And for once that reality didn't result solely from drinking the delicious java these expert coffee roasters proudly percolate. The brewers of Buona Caffe Artisan Roasted Coffee are the first winners of the new Small Business, Big Wishes campaign from Intuit. [...]

Intuit Delivers Grant to California Logistics Business

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Nothing can put the brakes on a freight transportation company's growth like a weak economy. Needless to say, it's been a rough couple of years for the logistics industry. But the important work of hauling freight continues for countless businesses large and small across the U.S. And fortunately for one of them, the most exciting [...]

Intuit Making Wishes Come True for Small Businesses

Posted in LOCAL

Success in small business never comes just by wishing for it. But thanks to the new "Small Business, Big Wishes" campaign from Intuit's Love Our Local Business project, numerous small business owners will have their wishes granted in time for the new year. What would it take to help make your business grow? Are you [...]

Indiana Small-Business Owner Wins $5,000 Grant from Intuit


ClearStar Windshield Repair of Carmel, Ind., is the latest winner of a $5,000 grant in Intuit’s Love a Local Business Campaign. “This is so cool!” says owner Paul Lawrence, who decided to begin working for himself nearly four years ago. “I had gotten laid off from two separate companies within 10 years and kind of [...]

Is Your Small Business in Need of Reinvention? [INFOGRAPHIC]


In 1998, Steve Jobs triumphantly returned to the company he’d co-founded two decades earlier. At the time, Apple was at a crossroads: Success was anything but certain. “The cure for Apple is not cost-cutting," Jobs said at the time. "The cure for Apple is to innovate its way out of its current predicament.” In 2012, [...]

4 Easy Steps for Handling Your Company’s Payroll

Posted in PAYROLL

Payroll processing can provoke no shortage of headaches for those new to small-business ownership. Setting up your company’s payroll — from computing employee taxes to establishing routine pay periods — can be a daunting task, but it doesn’t have to leave you perpetually frazzled and frustrated. As outlined in a new infographic from Intuit, there [...]