Four Creative Marketing Ideas For Small Business Success

Every small business owner knows the need for actionable marketing. The good news is, there are a number of creative marketing ideas you can employ today. Why is marketing important? Well, 50% of small businesses fail within five years. This is nail-bitingly stressful, but with the following marketing ideas, you can keep […]

Small businesses sell half the stuff on Amazon. Now, the tech giant is rolling out three new prizes to recognize its small business partners, including Small Business of the Year.

Amazon announced Friday morning an award program that reflects its increasing attention to its small business partners. More than one million US-based Small and Medium-sized Businesses, or SMBs, sell products through Amazon. Globally, SMBs sold half of all the stuff bought on the platform last year. Starting Friday, SMBs that […]

In the News: Recession Warnings Don’t Worry Small Business Owners

Recession talk continues to make headlines and small businesses can’t avoid getting caught up in it — or can they? Two pieces of news reached us this week that indicate small business worries about a recession are pretty low or non-existent. Earlier this week, the Money Anxiety Index found that small business […]

SecurCapital Announces Acquisition of Fintech & Small Business Lender Breakout Capital Finance

SecurCapital Corp, an expanding supply chain and financial services provider, announced last week it has acquired Breakout Capital Finance, a fintech company and nationwide small business lender.  Founded in 2015, Breakout Capital claims it is a small business lender that provides simple, straightforward working capital solutions to small businesses. “Breakout Capital is one […]

For Small Business, Security Matters: How To Find A Payment Partner You Can Trust

Small business owners are champions of the DIY spirit, but there’s one area where they have to trust someone else to do the job: payment processing. And of all the responsibilities to entrust to an outside vendor, handling customer payment data is among the most nerve-wracking to outsource. After all, […]

Google for Small Business connects entrepreneurs with resources

In celebration of International Small Business Day, Google today launched Google for Small Business at an event in New York City. A web portal designed to make it easier for entrepreneurs to find business tools and services, it’s part of Grow with Google, the initiative Google launched in October 2017 to help people […]