Selections:
The term bond - brings to mind an investment that returns interest income to the investor. But there are other types of bonds that have nothing to do with investing; they relate to business operations and function much like insurance. Understand what a bond is, when ...
Share:

Read More About Fidelity and Surety Bonds: Do You Need Them in Your Business?

What is Cause Marketing? You may not be familiar with the term;cause marketin-, but chances are yo-ve experienced it' if not with your own business, then as a consumer. Have you ever added $1 to your grocery bill for a charitable donation? If so, yo've ...
Share:

Read More About How To Legally Partner with A Non Profit Organization

Congress has set goals to help woman-owned small businesses (WOSBs) gain their share of the federal contracting market. However, without a specific set-aside contract program for WOSBs, such as those in place for small disadvantaged businesses (e.g., the 8(a) ...
Share:

Read More About Leveling the Federal Contracting Playing Field – The New SBA Woman-Owned Small Business Program Explained

Are you a surety bond company or authorized surety agent?  Do you underwrite contract surety bonds?  If so, SBA may be a valuable partner to you.  SBA guarantees surety bonds for small businesses unable to secure a surety bond through other means ...
Share:

Read More About SBA Surety Bonds, Pt. 3: How Surety Companies Can Partner with SBA

  By Tiffani S. Clements If you are thinking about starting a small business, you may be wondering what the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) considers to be a small business. To determine whether your business qualifies as small, you must be able to ...
Share:

Read More About How to Determine if You Are a “Small” Business

  By Dennis Byrne We work in them or we work near them. We live in them or we live near them. They are underserved communities – places where times are tough, jobs are few, and many small businesses struggle. Underserved communities were hit ...
Share:

Read More About Helping Communities Prosper: Growing Businesses, Creating Jobs and Opportunity