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Why Startups Need Business Credit

Why Startups Need Business Credit Building a strong business credit file can give companies an advantage when it comes to accessing capital, closing deals, leasing office space, and more. Every business can benefit from business credit, but startups are in a unique position. We’ve created the infographic below to help entrepreneurs understand why it’s important to get [...]

By | July 2nd, 2018|

3 Online Tax Tools to Help Guide Small Business Owners

When it comes to tax preparation, it’s in a small business owner’s best interest to learn as much as they can about staying in compliance and meeting their tax obligations. Even though small business owners may deal with taxes through their in-house accountants or an outside accounting firm, having a working knowledge of tax preparation can still [...]

By | May 7th, 2018|

10 Things to Review to Assess the Health of Your Business

Worried about your businesses profitability? Here are 10 ways to evaluate the health of your business

By | December 6th, 2017|

Business Credit for Startups

Business Credit for Startups If you're brand new to the business world, one of the first things you should do is establish your business credit file by getting a D&B® D-U-N-S Number. If you're a startup, establish your business credit file by getting a Dun & Bradstreet D-U-N-S Number  This nine-digit number creates a business credit [...]

By | November 30th, 2017|

The Proactive Small Business Owner Series: Immigration

Research shows immigration can be good for small businesses. Here's how to be proactive about immigration with your business.

By | May 23rd, 2017|

The Proactive Small Business Owner Series: Sick Leave & PTO

Small businesses that may not fall under state or local paid sick leave laws can still offer paid time off to employees. Here are a few options you can consider for your business depending on what state and federal laws may apply.

By | April 17th, 2017|

The Proactive Small Business Owner Series: Protective Regulations

Small businesses could benefit from more and improved protective regulations, but business owners can be proactive while waiting for reform.

By | April 14th, 2017|

How to Safely Deduct Your Home Office

The home office deduction can reduce your business’s taxable income. Learn about requirements & calculations behind this oft-misunderstood deduction.

By | April 12th, 2017|

Business Credit Notification

Why Did I Get a Business Credit Notification? A business credit notification about your company is likely due to a change in your scores and ratings. It's not unusual for Dun & Bradstreet to reach out to companies when their business credit scores or ratings have changed. Did you get a business credit notification from [...]

By | April 11th, 2017|

What is the D&B® Rating?

What is the D&B® Rating? Business credit scores can help third parties, including lenders and suppliers, better understand the financial health of a company. The D&B Rating is an important component of your business's D&B® business credit profile - a collection of scores and ratings which potential partners may review in order to help manage [...]

By | April 10th, 2017|
Talk to a Business Credit Specialist: 1.800.701.7168