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Shopify Payments Review: Pros, Cons, Alternatives

Shopify Payments is an integrated payment service that allows you to accept payments almost immediately after signing up for a Shopify subscription. With Shopify Payments, you don’t have to set up a third-party provider to process online or in-person payments — and the…
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Shopify POS Review: Pros, Cons, Alternatives

Shopify POS syncs directly with the Shopify e-commerce platform, one of the most popular e-commerce solutions on the market. Shopify POS is one of the best point-of-sale systems for multichannel sellers — in other words, e-commerce businesses that want to sell their…
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Best Square Competitors of 2021

Square is a popular point-of-sale platform and payment processor. It’s often used by restaurants, retailers and service providers, and can process in-person, online, phone and mobile credit card payments. The processing rate is 2.6% plus 10 cents per in-person transaction.
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How to Get Construction Business Insurance

Commercial insurance isn’t just essential for construction businesses, it is often required — either by the state or client — for contractors and developers. Whether you’re a plumber, electrician, carpenter or general contractor, these five steps will help you…
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7 Best Credit Card Processing Companies 2021

For small businesses that want to accept credit cards, finding a processor is the first step. The best credit card processing company depends on which features are most important to your business. NerdWallet looked at factors such as: Processing costs. Speed of setup.
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Best Business Insurance Options for LLCs

Structuring your business as an LLC might protect your personal finances in case of a lawsuit, but you’ll still need general liability insurance and other commercial policies to protect your business assets. The best business insurance providers for LLCs offer convenient…
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Simply Business Insurance Brokerage Review 2021

Simply Business isn’t an insurance provider but rather a broker that connects small-business owners with business insurance through partner companies. While Simply Business does the initial legwork, fielding quotes tailored to your business type from its network of…
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POS Hardware: The Top Options for Small Businesses

You’re probably already familiar with POS hardware, even if you don’t realize it. The cash register at your local convenience store is POS hardware, as is the iPad-mounted mobile card reader at your favorite restaurant. When it comes to purchasing POS hardware, most…