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Equipment, Finance & Accounting, Small Business Loans

7 Things to Consider Before Buying Equipment for Your Small Business

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Buying equipment for a new business is an important, yet often stressful part of getting ready to launch. Investing hard-earned capital into fixed assets before you even make your first sale can be a nail-biting experience for even the most confident entrepreneur. To make the right purchases, it’s essential to comparison shop and carefully assess… Read more

Equipment, Retail & Inventory

When You Should Turn to a Business Equipment Loan

Equipment loans are a special type of business financing reserved for equipment. These loans can be used to purchase anything from printers and scanners, to CNC machines, to cranes. To help you decide whether a business equipment loan is the right choice for you, we outlined specific situations in which a business equipment loan would… Read more

Equipment, Finance & Accounting, Retail & Inventory, Starting A Business

5 Ways to Invest in Equipment or Software for a College Side Business

This is Part 12 of our Back to College series, which aims to help college students thrive as small business owners. In Part 11, we covered creative ways to fund your business. To view all the posts in the series, click here.   5 Ways to Invest in Equipment or Software for a College Side Business One of… Read more

Equipment, Finance & Accounting, Retail & Inventory, Taxes

What Section 179 Means for Your Business

What Section 179 Means for Your Business Many small business owners are generally familiar with some of the small business tax deductions that can help you save money at tax time, but did you know that Congress recently approved an expansion of a popular tax deduction for small business equipment purchases? This tax deduction is… Read more

Equipment, Retail & Inventory

How Much Start-Up Equipment Costs by Industry

Very few businesses can be started without funding; in fact, sometimes startup costs are the only thing standing between an entrepreneur and the vision they have for opening a business. Depending on what type of business you want to open, startup costs could range from a few thousand to hundreds of thousands – or even… Read more

Cybersecurity, Equipment, Retail & Inventory

The Best Small Business Resources: Online Storage, Backup and Operations Tools

In this series about the best small business resources, we will share how the great tools of today make it easier to grow your business and stay productive, organized and efficient. Check out this list of 5 online storage, backup and operations tools for small businesses. Resources for Online Storage and Backup Carbonite What it… Read more

Business Inspiration, Equipment, Retail & Inventory, Shipping, Transportation & Trucking

Best Trucking Podcasts to Follow

Top 10 Great Podcasts for Truckers and Trucking Industry Pros Truckers and trucking industry professionals who spend a lot of time on the road can tap into these great podcasts for truckers to get more information about industry trends as well as business and operational advice to grow their business faster. Ask the Trucker With… Read more

Data & Trends, Equipment, Retail & Inventory, Small Business Tools, Technology, Website Design

Identifying the Right Software for Your Small Business | Webinar Recap

Thanks to all the attendees of our February webinar, Identifying the Right Software for Your Small Business, featuring Marc Prosser, from Fit Small Business. If you missed the webinar, you can view the video playback on our Kabbage KamWebinars YouTube Channel and view the slides on our SlideShare. Both the slides and video are also embedded at the bottom… Read more

Equipment, Finance & Accounting, Retail & Inventory, Taxes

Downsides to the Section 179 Deduction for Small Businesses

Downsides to the Section 179 Deduction for Small Businesses

At the end of 2015, the Section 179 Deduction was made a permanent part of the US tax code. In the Kabbage post, What Business Owners Should Know About Congress’ New Depreciation Deduction, we laid out how small businesses can take advantage of this update — the biggest benefit is that businesses can write off… Read more