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Log In / Register | Dec 17, 2017

Most Small Business Owners Uninformed, Unprepared, or Both on Looming October 1 Change in Credit Cards

 As of October 1, 2015, businesses that don't have chip reading technology for processing credit and debit cards will be liable for any fraud stemming from such transactions.

Deadline Looms on POS Smart Cards, but Most Small Businesses Unprepared

Small business owners for the most part have heard of this year's government-mandated October 1 deadline for having in place smart-card-ready POS (point-of-sale) systems, but an Intuit survey shows that 58 percent are not planning on making the switch or are undecided.

Buying a Franchise: Is Your Only “Plan B” Bankruptcy?

People get married believing they will remain married and happy the rest of their lives. Over 50% of marriages end in divorce; a higher percentage “fail”.

Is the Franchisor Liable if a Franchisee's Customer Sues?

At the most recent International Franchise Association Legal Symposium, one of the most interesting programs concerned when a franchisor is responsible legally for the actions of a fra