10 Ways Small Businesses Can Fight Fraud

Posted in Business Financial Insights, Online Security, Small Business

Prevention and mitigation strategies can mean the difference between a thriving enterprise and a shop closing its doors. Fraud incidents tend to disproportionately affect small businesses, since the relative size of a financial loss makes up a much bigger chunk of revenue compared with larger organizations. Be thorough when hiring. Internal staff accounts for 37 percent of fraud, so your ability to protect your business starts with recruitment....

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Working From Home or From an Office

Posted in Small Business

Many small businesses start out in an extra room or in the basement of an entrepreneur’s home. The space is available, it is cheap and it is convenient. In addition, all the electronic devices for communication and working can make a physical office unneeded. However, there certainly can be drawbacks. Many people that start working at home find that within a year or so an office is a physical and emotional necessity. Here are some issues...

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