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75% OF BUSINESS OWNERS HAVE 28 DAYS OR LESS OF CASH RESERVE

Small Business Failures

Cash flow is the number one cause of small business failure. Cash flow has been hurting across the board, and small business owners are feeling the pain. Most small businesses are reopen again in some capacity, but most businesses are also preparing for another shutdown due…

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Small Business Cash Flow

If you are concerned about your cash flow, you aren’t the only one. 69% of small business owners have cash flow concerns that keep them up at night according to The State of Small Business Cash Flow by Intuit that surveyed 3,000 small business owners about their cash…

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Overcoming Current and Future Small Business Challenges

I’ve been in the industry for almost 30 years like my guest, Kris. I can honestly say we’ve been through a lot of recessions before, but I don’t think either of us have ever experienced an overnight shutdown of the economy quite like this one. I…

Is There a Small Business Vaccine?

Many folks have their hopes resting in a vaccine in order for life to return to normal. Unfortunately, the situation is a bit more complicated than that. Even with a vaccine, small businesses have been closing left and right. Many small business owners don’t know how…

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Various Components of Working Capital

Business owners are concerned about their bottom line. Naturally, they are looking to generate a profit on their income statement. However, to stay in business in the long term, companies must also weather short-term cash fluctuations. This requires sufficient working capital to stay solvent throughout the…

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5 Ways to Improve Your Cash Flow

If your business has upcoming payment obligations, you will need to focus on improving your cash flow now. There are some simple and some complicated methods of improving your cash flow. Ultimately the right cash flow management for your business will be reliant on your industry…

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How to Get Small Business Financing Right Now

The Federal Reserve Banks publish an annual small business credit survey report. The 2020 SBCS Report on Employer Firms is based on survey responses of small business owners from the second half of 2019. These responses show the current challenges of business financing and credit that…

What Happens If Your Business Fails?

This week over 80 years ago, Frank Sinatra cut his first single as a vocalist in the Harry James Band. It flopped. Big time. The song sold only 8,000 copies, but Sinatra continued in his music career and has now sold over 150 million records worldwide.…

What to Do if You Cannot Repay a PPP Loan?

The Paycheck Protection Program is aimed at keeping small businesses and nonprofits afloat during harsh economic times caused by COVID-19. The main selling point of this program is that the loan is up to 100% forgivable. The downsides, however, is that many business owners will have…

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Understanding Credit Risk

Now more than ever, it is so important that you increase your working capital in order to protect your business. A recession and global pandemic means that every business is shaken up. It is definitely possible that some of your customers will be unable to pay…