Category Archives: Business

Small Business Makes a BIG Impact

  During the week of May 4th through May 8th, we celebrate National Small Business Week, which has gained the support of many communities, as they also celebrate Shop Local Week.   Small businesses and the entrepreneurs who run them are being honored this week as the backbone of our economy. They employ over half […]

The Do’s and Don’ts of Managing Your Credit Score

It’s a new year, and you have big plans. Big plans usually require some big dollars. Whether it’s buying a car, renovating your home or buying a new home, you will likely need some extra financing. But when you go to apply for your loan, your interest rate is higher than you had hoped, or […]

Small Business: Faster, Easier Transactions Using SpotPay

According to the Small Business Administration (SBA), small businesses are an economic force to be reckoned with: they represent 64% of net new private sector jobs and nearly 50% of all of this country’s private sector employment. What’s really interesting is that of the 27.9 million small businesses identified by the U.S. Census Bureau in […]