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PPP Loan Forgiveness: How to Get Your PPP Loan Forgiven

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On August 10, the SBA opened its PPP forgiveness portal to lenders. However, many lenders are waiting to send applications to the SBA due to ongoing legislation talks in Congress. Consult your lender for more information.

With loan forgiveness on the line, you probably didn’t apply for a Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loan for the low-interest rate of 1%. So, you got the loan. Now, you want to know how to get your PPP loan forgiveness. Continue reading “PPP Loan Forgiveness: How to Get Your PPP Loan Forgiven”

5 Steps for Changing Insurance Plans at Your Small Business

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Changing insurance plans can seem like a major hassle for your entire company, especially your employees. But, it doesn’t have to be. Maybe you want to switch plans because your current one is too costly. Or, maybe you have no choice but to switch. Whatever the case may be, changing health insurance plans can be painless if you take the right steps.

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What Is the EEO-1 Report, and Which Employers Need to File it?

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When your business grows, you may need to hire additional employees. But, hiring more employees comes with additional responsibilities. Depending on the number of employees you have and some other factors, you may be responsible for filing an EEO-1 report. So … what is EEO-1, anyways?

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Your Go-to Guide on State Per Diem Rates

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If you have employees who travel for work, you might offer them per diem pay to reimburse them for travel-related expenses. Per diem rates can vary based on the state and city your employee travels to. Read on to learn about different state per diem rates, including a state-by-state breakdown of each state’s average rates.

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