Small business

Banks underestimate small business owners’ aversion to fees at their peril

When nbkc bank began offering its small business bank accounts nationwide, management’s first priority was to ensure that the accounts had low, if any, fees. At the time — in 2018 — it was an unusual move by a bank, said Melissa Eggleston, the bank’s chief deposit officer in the Kansas City area. The $1.1 …

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Tuesday afternoon update – trend in Florida

The Unite Florida portal is now open for state aid for shelter and housing Unite Florida’s recovery portal, launched Monday, is designed to connect Floridians affected by Hurricane Ian with important recovery resources, including housing support. The Florida State Shelter and Housing Program is available through IanRecovery.fl.gov and provides options for temporary shelter — such …

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Tuesday Daily Pulse – Florida Trend

Judge supports the state, insurer in changing the case Last week, Judge Angela Dempsey denied a request by contractors for a preliminary injunction against Altmeier’s decision earlier this year to approve policy changes proposed by American Integrity Insurance Company of Florida. The changes include an attempt to shift claims disputes to mediation and arbitration rather …

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What is a small business Saturday? The annual push for consumers to buy from small businesses after Thanksgiving

Small Business Saturday: Local businesses gear up for an annual shopping event Big retailers often take center stage when it comes to holiday shopping, but come the Saturday after Thanksgiving, it’s small businesses’ time to shine. FOX 10’s Anita Roman has more on Small Business Saturday. PHOENIX – In a world where people often turn …

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Lou’s Beaded Beauties: Athlete star Lindsay Moore also runs a necklace business | News

Lindsey Moore of Lindsey Lane Christian Academy is more than an athlete; she is also an artist and businesswoman. As the proud owner of her small beaded necklace business, Lou’s Beaded Beauties, Moore has to take time out of her busy schedule to handcraft her products, which usually happens after school and after basketball/volleyball practice. …

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New economic development director Ali Carter

LOWELL — Ali Carter’s induction into her job as the new economic development director was a test during Mayor Sohari Chau’s business roundtable discussions. The small group sessions were designed to familiarize business owners with city services, as well as provide additional support for the impacts related to the pandemic. Carter had only been in …

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More shoppers will get involved in their communities on Small Business Saturday 2022

Over half of consumers plan to shop retail on Small Business Saturday Courtesy of Kabbage by American Express Thanksgiving weekend is fast approaching, and after turkey dinners and football, shopping is one of the time-honored traditions of the holiday weekend. Last year, the National Retail Federation reported that nearly 180 Americans shopped over the five-day …

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Business owners have a big tax deadline well before April

New business creation is booming, and that means more new business owners than ever are dealing with tax season and potential tax nightmares. While there aren’t that many tax changes that will affect small businesses this coming tax season, the novelty — combined with evergreen tax issues that tend to trip up small businesses — …

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