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Small Businesses Looking Forward to Substantial Extra Income from Online Holiday Shopping

Many small businesses are happily finding that Internet sales are an important contribution towards their bottom lines.

Getting Franchisee and Small Business Concerns Heard in the Political Process

Big business places strong importance on lobbying and moving government officials for their benefit.

Who Has the Keys to Wreaking Havoc on Your Business?

Business owners often have not thought through and taken action on the danger to their business's digital data from insiders. The consequences of this neglect can be devastating.

Utah, Idaho and Texas Named Most Friendly to Small Businesses

A survey of over 12,000 small business owners found Utah, Idaho and Texas to be the most friendly states to small businesses, while California, Rhode Island and Illinois were rated the least friend

Nevada Sued by California Private Eye over New Licensing Law

Troy Castillo, a private eye based in Palm Springs, California, says a  law passed last year by the Nevada state legislature that stops out-of-state investigators from doing business there is a violation of the U.S. Constitution.

White House Postpones ObamaCare for Small Biz Again

The President's signature on the Affordable Care Act
The President's signature making the Affordable Care Act law, 2010. Photo:Chuck Kennedy, White House

WASHINGTON — On Monday the White House announced that employers with 50 to 99 employees will receive an additional year reprieve from the Affordable Care employer mandate, pushing its already delayed implementation from 2015 to January 1, 2016.

U.S. Government Reopens, Franchisees Relieved

U.S. House of Representatives after they vote to reopen the government and raise the debt ceiling

WASHINGTON—After sixteen days of a shutdown, the House of Representatives voted to approve a Senate deal to end the U.S. federal shutdown and to extend the debt ceiling.

Sport Clips Haircuts Makes 20th Anniversary Huddle an “Extraordinary Experience”

Sport Clips Haircuts Makes 20th Anniversary Huddle an “Extraordinary Experience”

Internet Tax Passes U.S. Senate

The U.S. Senate passed the Internet Tax bill yesterday in a bipartisan vote of 69 to 27. It faces an uncertain future in the House. President Obama has said that he supports it.