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    3 Red Flags That May Trigger an IRS Audit of Your Small Business

    by on April 9, 2015

    You can’t avoid death or taxes — but you may be able to avoid a tax audit, according to Scott F. Berger, tax and entrepreneurial services principal at Kaufman Rossin, who has represented businesses in IRS audits for 25 years. Although he acknowledges th…

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    10 Tips to Successfully Running a Business With Your Spouse

    by on February 13, 2015

    With Valentine’s Day here and love in the air, you might be thinking you’d like to spend more time with your significant other. If you’ve considered going into business with your partner, it’s a big decision, and not always the right one. To set yourselves up …

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    6 WordPress Plugins to Enhance Your Business Website

    by on June 26, 2014

    For a lot of businesses operating online, it’s hard to imagine the internet without WordPress. For those that might not know, WordPress is a content management system known for its robust feature set and ease of deployment. Its popularity has led to the s…

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    90% of Small Businesses Use Facebook, 69% Use Twitter

    by on June 25, 2014

    Facebook is the social media choice of small businesses, with Twitter ranking a strong second.

    First Facebook, and then Twitter, and then a Big Drop-Off
    According to a survey of 462 businesses (93% with less than 100 employees), 90% of the businesses sur…

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    Why Advertisers Love Affiliates

    by on June 25, 2014

    Affiliate marketing can complement and sometimes replace other methods of online marketing. Affiliate marketing is an inexpensive marketing strategy, making quality affiliates a highly sought after resource for online businesses. Advertisers value affiliates b…

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    Is Search Engine Marketing Right for My Business?

    by on June 25, 2014

    Business owners with an online presence may find themselves wondering if they really need SEM, or if they can just get away with optimizing their site. While search engine marketing may not be for everyone, it is certainly something to consider if you want to …

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    Red Flags to Watch for When Buying a Franchise

    by on June 25, 2014

    A franchise has a better chance of succeeding than a business started from scratch, according to the U.S. Small Business Administration. Many franchises become successful, long-lived businesses, but there are a few things to watch out for to avoid getting a ba…

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    Franchise 101: The Basic Terms, Tips and Facts

    by on June 25, 2014

    Franchises can mean quick business for those who don’t mind following the rules.
    Potential business owners have a choice. They can either start their own business from scratch, or purchase a franchise business instead. There are pros and cons to each method…

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