by Michelle Orr of Live Oak Bank SBA 7(a) Loans The Small Business Administration (SBA) is a government agency that serves as the main resource for government-backed business loans. A portion of SBA loans is guaranteed by the government and these loans allow small business owners to obtain capital with less equity than a conventional […]
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At Connecticut Back & Wellness Chiropractic, We’ve Got Your Back!
By Alan J. Amendola, DC of CT Back & Wellness Did you know that low back pain is one of the most common complaints that presents to medical doctors? Therefore, what can YOU do to help reduce incidences of low back pain ? Stretch regularly, and avoid static postures Increase Vitamin D intake and stay […]
5 WAYS TO PROTECT YOUR CHILDREN DURING A DIVORCE
by Attorney Kathy Boufford of Bellenot & Boufford Divorce is such a difficult situation to deal with for us as adults…but we have to do our best as parents to help our children weather the family storm as well. Here are 5 tips that I have found are great ideas to keep in mind when […]
The “WHY’S”, the “WHAT’S, the “WHERFORE’S” and WHO PAYS of the Supply Chain Saga…
By Jim Weinberg of Clarksons.com With literally hundreds of thousands of containers tied up in the major export and import terminals, it is obvious someone’s Christmas stocking is going empty this year. With shipment delays for everything from clothing to computer games, small appliances to auto’s and pet blankets to bathroom fixtures, it can all […]
The Missing Link to Your Wellness Journey
by Tammy Kershaw of A Wellness Life Everyone is on a journey. Every day we are going through life and life is throwing us curve balls here and there. Knowing how to catch them and throw them back out into the world with balance is the hardest part. For example, this time of year stresses […]
Saving Cards & Memories in the Digital Age
by Jeff Cohen of E-bration.com When you are planning an event, there are so many different factors that go into making sure the day goes off smoothly. Coordinating with the right vendors who will deliver on your vision, be readily available to communicate with you leading up to the event, and have proven to be […]
Newsletter Marketing: Why it Continues to be Relevant, Even in 2021
by Alyse Nicole of Missalysenicolemedia.com Newsletters are one of the most powerful tools available to you as a business owner. In the absence of social media, it is one of the only tools that allows you to still reach your audience and potential customers. We saw this first hand a few weeks ago when both […]
Tips and Tricks for Navigating College Financial Aid
by Debbie Malewicki of USA Tutors Recognizing that a college degree is expensive is important, but understanding your options is vital to determine the best choices for your family. Many people realize community colleges are a great alternative for students on a career path where an associate’s degree or professional certification are optimal, but it’s […]
The Truth About Work-Life Balance
by Maryann Croce of Small Biz Vantage Have you ever asked yourself if work-life balance is possible as an entrepreneur or small business owner? I have in my early days as an auto shop owner. Since 1999, my husband and I were consumed with running all the areas of our business, while juggling our personal […]
Avoiding Judgment Through Connecticut’s Foreclosure Mediation Program
by Attorney Ron Bellenot of Bellenot & Boufford In 2008 Connecticut established what was one of the first Foreclosure Mediation Programs in the country to help homeowners with the record-breaking number of foreclosure cases being filed. When a qualifying homeowner enters mediation, the foreclosure action is stayed pending conclusion of the mediation. The mediation process […]