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How Businesses Can Manage Cash Flow

How Businesses Can Avoid Legal Problems in Their Cash Flow Management

Feb 06, 2019
Manage your cash flow with contracts outlining payment terms, limit your expenses, and find new products and services for slow periods. Our cash flow calculator can help.

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What Are Your Obligations to T4 Slips as an Employer?

What Are Your Obligations to T4 Slips as an Employer?

Jan 24, 2019
The average small business owner spends 5-10 hours a week on their own books. There are benefits to outsourcing your bookkeeping and payroll, giving more time back to you to work on your business.

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Advantages of Operating a Home-Based Business for Income Tax Deduction

Advantages of Operating a Home-Based Business for Income Tax Deduction

Jan 16, 2019
If you operate a home-based business in Canada, there are a large number of deductions you can claim that will help reduce your taxable income.

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How To Start Internet Marketing Business From Home

How To Start Internet Marketing Business From Home

Jan 09, 2019
Is one of your New Year's resolutions to create another source of income? Starting an Internet marketing business can be challenging, fun, and lucrative—all at the same time. It’s an excellent opportunity to earn money while in the comforts of your home.

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The Best Low-Cost Franchises to Invest Today

The Best Low-Cost Franchises to Invest Today

Jan 02, 2019
There are many advantages when choosing to go for a franchised business, rather than start up your own from scratch. Opening a franchise business puts you one step closer to turning your business dreams into a reality! Use an established brand name to your advantage.

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How to Manage Your Taxes if You’re Self-Employed

How to Manage Your Taxes if You’re Self-Employed

Dec 19, 2018
If you’re self-employed, it’s always a good time to review your tax situation and see if there are ways you can reduce your tax burden.

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What Do Business Owners Need to Know Before Selling on Amazon?

What Do Business Owners Need to Know Before Selling on Amazon?

Dec 05, 2018
Amazon is an established leader in the e-commerce industry. Learn how to increase your sales and find out what online payment options are available.

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Top 10 Financial Ratios to Increase Profitability (Calculator)

Top 10 Financial Ratios to Increase Profitability (Calculator)

Nov 07, 2018
Financial ratios are like a thermometer for various aspects of your business's health. By keeping an eye on these numbers, you can act quickly to mitigate potential risks and look into relevant elements of your books to make data-backed decisions that help drive up profitability.

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FBC Financial Calculator - Top 10 Financial Ratios

Financial Ratios Calculator

Nov 07, 2018
This calculator is designed to show you 10 different financial ratios. Financial ratios are used as indicators that allow you to zero in on areas of your business that may need attention such as solvency, liquidity, operational efficiency and profitability.

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7 Year-End Tax Planning Tips for Canadian Small Business Owners

7 Year-End Tax Planning Tips for Canadian Small Business Owners

Oct 24, 2018
As we approach the end of the tax year, it’s important to go over your small business tax situation and see what you can do to minimize your tax burden.

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