January 2017 - The University of La Verne Small Business Development Center (SBDC)
Assisting Clients in the
Eastern San Gabriel Valley
hosted by: University of La Verne SBDC

Monthly Archives: January 2017

Self-Employment Tax Wrinkles

Individuals whose businesses are incorporated do not have to think about self-employment tax. Any salary they take from their corporations as owner-employees are subject to FICA taxes. In contrast…
Read More

How to Use the ‘Rule of Three’ to Create a Business Credit Profile

Did you know a business credit profile plays a direct role in a company’s ability to obtain credit that it can use to purchase products or services?

Whether you are a startup or existing…

Read More

Creating Jobs By Investing In Small Business

As Washington prepares for inauguration, a study released today conducted by the Library of Congress’…

Read More

6 Tools Every Small Business Owner Needs to Succeed in 2017

The dawn of 2017 likely brings with it new optimism — not just in your personal life, but for your business as well. But are you ready to take on this new year wisely?

Before you start…

Read More

What Your Life Will Look Like As A Franchisee

You’ve decided to become a franchisee. Now that you’ve made that decision, you should have a mental picture of what your business is going to look like-with you at the helm.

All of us…

Read More

How to Estimate Starting Costs

“How much does it cost to start a business?” I get that question a lot, in my email stream; and I see it often on question-and-answer sites. The problem with answering this question is that…

Read More

Why Traditional Advertising Still Matters

Online, mobile and other forms of digital advertising are top-of-mind for most marketers these days. But in the rush to digital, are you forgetting a vital part of marketing? Two recent studies…
Read More