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One of the positive, almost hidden, aspects of credit is that your bank has a stake in the success of your business and wants you to succeed.

Working capital is a key indicator of financial health. Therefore managing working capital is essential.

Though conventional wisdom has its place, an unknown author wrote "If all you ever do is all you've ever done, then all you'll ever get is all you ever got." In an economy where

A lease is a form of borrowing that usually has a higher interest rate than an equipment loan from your bank.

Cash is the lifeblood of business, and collecting receivables quickly is important to its health. A soft "collection" call five days after invoicing can reduce payment delays.

There are many financial institutions to choose from. Selecting the right one for your business can seem daunting.

Collecting overdue accounts is important to the health of your business and to a steady cash flow. There are techniques to help with collection efforts.

These days, it may appear difficult to secure business financing. The truth is, it's not as easy as it once was.

There's no sure-fire cure for rising healthcare costs. But you can take steps to keep your costs in line.

Every business can benefit from an Advisory Board or Board of Directors. I strongly recommend that you form a board if you don't already have one.