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Xero HQ Apps Now Available to Small Business Accounting Companies in US

Xero (NZE:XRO) just announced the general availability of Xero HQ apps in the Americas. The release of the new apps corresponds with a growth of 43 percent in Xero’s business domestically. Ten apps have been launched in collaboration with the company’s partners to improve the Xero online accounting software for small businesses. The 10 apps have been selected to provide ...

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SimpleCitizen Launches Service to Help Small Businesses Compete for Top Global Talent

A new software program is promising to streamline the pathway for small businesses looking to hire international workers. SimpleCitizen for small business is designed to automate every aspect of the business visa application process. It was developed with input from leading immigration attorneys across the country to cut out the kind of errors that can slow the entire process down ...

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How to Slap Down Ecommerce Fraud in Your Small Business

As sales spike over the holidays, so do cases of fraud. Last year, cases of ecommerce fraud spiked by more than 30 percent over the holidays. That fraud can lead to big losses over the holidays. Jason Tan, CEO of Sift Science, a trust platform that offers a full suite of fraud and abuse prevention products said in an email ...

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Sponsored: Huge mistake people make when they get a new phone

The holiday shopping season is upon us and you know what that means – great smartphone deals are coming your way! But before you get rid of your old phone and activate your new one, there are a few important things that you shouldn’t skip. Not only will these steps protect your data from falling into the wrong hands, they’ll ...

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Why you (probably) need an external USB optical drive

If your family is like mine, you probably have a stack of CDs or DVDs containing numerous photos, videos, music or other precious files that can never be replaced. Would you be heart-broken if you ever lost access to those precious, irreplaceable files?  If so, you need to make sure you will always have an optical drive […] The post Why you ...

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59% of Small Businesses Need Two Calls to Track a Late Payment

Late payments can lead to more than just delayed revenue for small businesses. They can lead to a loss in productivity as well. A recent survey from WePay and Survata found that 59 percent of small businesses have to follow up with customers on late payments an average of two times. For small businesses, this means that valuable resources are ...

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One way to stop Facebook from tracking you

Whenever you use Facebook, does it seem like it’s somehow been spying on you? An ad shows up for the watch you were just shopping for, or the book you’ve been considering purchasing. It’s no coincidence! Facebook and other sites are tracking what you do online, but I know a quick trick to stop it!

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Spotlight: Fattmerchant Offers Subscription-based Payment Processing for Business

Subscription businesses have made an impact on nearly every industry, from music to beauty supplies. And now, the idea is coming to payment processing, thanks to Fattmerchant. You can read more about the business and its unique way of serving merchants in this week’s Small Business Spotlight. What the Business Does Provides payment processing services. Suneera Madhani, CEO and Founder ...

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