Financial Essentials Blog

Sep 21, 2017

5 Tips to Protect Your Business When Dealing with Payments

With the rise of technology, a new state of commerce has emerged. “Card-not-present” transactions might pose a threat for your business. Protecting your business by not falling victim to fraud…

Sep 11, 2017

Equifax Data Breach Puts Millions at Risk

Close to half the population of the United States could be affected by a recent cyber attack on Equifax, one of the three largest American consumer credit reporting agencies in…

Sep 7, 2017

Judge Issues Possible Death Blow to Overtime Changes

Last week, the same Texas judge who originally struck down the overtime rules proposed by the Obama Administration, upheld his ruling. Many experts see this as the final blow for…

Aug 31, 2017

IRS Warns Against Scams Related to Hurricane Harvey

It’s a sad reality that cyber-criminals eagerly exploit tragic circumstances in order to take advantage of and steal from new targets. In the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, a number of…

Aug 30, 2017

Bitcoin, Blockchain Splits And What It Means For Business

Blockchain technology is beginning to appear in every industry. At first glance, blockchain is a database that has a lot of potential in finance and business. With the recent and…

Aug 24, 2017

5 Ways to Innovate 21st Century Business

Innovation has changed the business world for centuries. However, in the 21st century, innovation has become the norm. With technology giving us the ability to do so many things, how…

Aug 16, 2017

Creating Content That Hooks Your Prospects

Getting someone’s attention is hard, and having him or her stay on your page is even harder. While there is a lot of competition out there in terms of search…

Aug 9, 2017

How to Network, for Those Who Hate to Network

Growing your network is one of the most important skills anyone can have in the business world. But how are you supposed to network when you hate networking? Surprisingly, it…

Aug 3, 2017

Doing These 5 Things Daily Will Make You More Productive

Business leaders all live busy and sometimes stressful lives. This article from Inc. offers advice for five things you can do daily to help you and your business be more…

Jul 26, 2017

A Benefit for Employees That Matters Even More Than Their Salary

A new study found that many employees believe that paid time off should be included in their benefits package. Although benefits packages differ from business to business, it may satisfy…