As mind-bogglingly dull and headache-inducing the minutiae of business planning can be, mindful preparation and attention to detail now drastically improves the chances of success for your small business.
Business financing, especially for small businesses, has become difficult to secure due to the recession. Only a few years ago, it was a borrowers market, virtually shopping around between banks for the best deal.
Slow paying clients are often a problem for small and mid-sized businesses. Waiting 30 to 45 days for payment after delivering products or services is common, especially when the customers are large companies. They are able to leverage their size to stretch their cash-flow in this way.
Our lives are scattered with the occasional minor disaster. Unfortunately, some of those disasters, like a fender bender in a rental car, can be expensive and come at the most inopportune times. Look no further than your credit card company for help. Here are five common but less well-known benefits of which to be aware.