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Paying Late Hurts Everyone

Recently I asked Pam Gaffin, our Assistant Customer Service Manager at NWWSD to write about the effects of late payments. I think she does a great job of explaining the real costs of late payments- enjoy her blog! 358 more words


Why the State of Illinois owes more than $100,000 to some local towns

The Illinois State Comptroller says the state owes $6 billion in overdue bills right now and communities across the state are getting tired of the fact that the check is not in the mail. 342 more words


Those late payments hurt!

When the creditors start calling, it’s easy to push the ignore button. Just like it’s easy to push the ignore button, it’s easy for late payments to drag your credit scores down. 274 more words

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Filing For Bankruptcy: What You Need To Know

Personal bankruptcy can be a scary situation for those who are facing repossession from the government and constant calls from debt collectors. If you find yourself in a hole that you cannot dig yourself out of, consider filing for personal bankruptcy. 328 more words


3 Ways To Improve Your Credit Score


Your credit score determines how much you can borrow for car, home, and credit card limits and the rate you will pay. 104 more words


Invoice Finance restrictions on contracts to be outlawed from early next year

Minister for Small Business, Anna Soubry (pictured left) has announced that, from early next year, clauses in commercial contracts that obstruct the use of invoice finance (including “ban on assignment” clauses) will be outlawed. 337 more words


3 lessons I've learnt from 20 years in Small Business

It would be easy to think – amid today’s hype about digital products and Software as a Service’s disruption of so many industries by startups – that the business world has changed a lot over the 20 years that have elapsed since I penned my first proposal in response to the tentative phone call: “We’ve heard about the world wide web and we think we need one, can you help?” With so much ink spilled over what’s changed over those two decades, I’m surprised at how often I’m reminded of how much has stayed the same. 535 more words

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