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Is Your Small Business Up-To-Date With Consumer Payment Methods?

Is Your Small Business Up-To-Date With Consumer Payment Methods?

What Your Small Business Needs To Know About Customers & Payment Processing Systems Over the past decade, especially these past few years, we have seen a major shift in the way consumers choose to pay. You’re much more likely to see someone buying groceries with their phone than a check – even debit cards are…

Is Your Small Business Ready For the Canadian Winter?

Is Your Small Business Ready For the Canadian Winter?

As the temperature begins to drop, so do profits for many Canadian businesses. From what we know, it seems we’re in for one of the longer and snowier winters we have seen in the last few years. It’s a reality we have all come to terms with, but it’s a reality nonetheless. Stores see a…

3 Common Small Business Spending Mistakes You Need to Avoid

3 Common Small Business Spending Mistakes You Need to Avoid

In our last blog, we talked about some of the common mistakes small business make when it comes to cutting costs. Today, we’re going to dive into the other side of the spectrum, spending.  It should come as no surprise that being fiscally responsible is of the utmost importance for the health and longevity of…

Is Offering Delivery Viable for My Small Business?

Is Offering Delivery Viable for My Small Business?

While your small business might not be investing in a 30-minute drone delivery system like Amazon, you may want to consider delivery options as a whole. Every business is unique and delivery might not be right for you. As an extension of our efforts to offer advice to small businesses in Canada, we will dive…

Location, Location, Location

Location, Location, Location

According to the often-used cliché, the three most important things in retailing are – location, location, and location. This well-worn platitude does have some merit in that it really drives the importance of business location home. Where you choose to set up your business can be a critically important decision with serious, often disastrous implications…

Weathering a Minimum Wage Increase

Weathering a Minimum Wage Increase

Minimum Wage Increases and Your Small Business Minimum wage increases has been a fiercely debated topic as of late after the proposed implementation of a 15$ universal minimum wage was brought up during the Canadian federal election campaign. While there are plenty of positives associated with increasing minimum wage across Canada, the impact on small and…