This past Thursday, a legislative expert had stated that Rhode Island is looking to face a $160 million deficit over the next 19 months. It is reported that the state is looking at falling short around $48 million for the 2018-2019 budget and an estimated $112 million for 2019-2020 budget.Read More
With 4G now available on everyone's mobile phone, there is no demand for it. However, some businesses are starting to offer free 5G wifi, which is cloud based that offers faster connectiosna and will provide greater connectivity, higher quality videos, and better performance with processing credit card transactions.Read More
It used to be that the only way a business was able to receive a loan was to apply for one through a bank, now a number of tech giants such as Square, PayPayl, and Amazon are offering small business loans. This new trend is causing banks to accept riskier loans and offer competitive pricing, which many believe could cause another recession.Read More
The IRS has released the new tax brackets they have changed for the 2019 year. For the up-coming year the standard deduction for single would be $12,200 and for married couples filing jointly the deduction would be $24,400. The next big change is there will be no more of the essential health coverage penatly.
The Black Friday holiday is right around the corner and for many small businesses this starts off one of the busiest times of year for them. Experts are offering advice to small business owners on how to properly plan and prepare both their business and employees for the big day.
The U.S. Small Business Administration will be celebrating Veteran's Day this year by highlighting veteran owned businesses from November 5th to November 11th. The National Veterans Small Business Week will be in its 10th year this year and has helped a number of veteran owned businesses to be recognized.
A carbon tax is being proposed, which would amount to $24 per ton. This tax law created to help the environment, would actually hurt agriculture, oil and gas, trucking, and manufacturing industries. The cost of the taxes would also be passed on to the consumer causing them to also pay more.
A carbon tax is being proposed, which would amount to $24 per ton. This tax law created to help the environment, would actually hurt agriculture, oil and gas, trucking, and manufacturing industries. The cost of the taxes would also be passed on to the consumer causing them to also pay more.Learn More
Augmented Reality(AR), is being used by small businesses, such as retailers online, to allow consumers the opportunity to try on clothing on their computer device rather than having to shop at the physical location to try it on. This is helping many industries retain their customers by allowing them to view and try products before buying them.
Square had become famous for allowing small businesses to easily accept eletrconic payment through a plug-in phone credit card processor. The tech giant is now looking to further help small businesses, by offering the ones who use its payroll, the option to offer benefits of healthcare,retirement savings, and more to their employees.Learn More