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U.S. Small Business Owners Are Stressed About Economic Growth

U.S. small business confidence fell in January to its lowest level in nearly two years amid worries about the near-term outlook for business conditions and sales growth, consistent with a recent slowdown in economic growth. 277 more words

Leadership

Timeshare Recovery Room Fraud

The National Fraud Intelligence Bureau (NFIB) is warning people of the dangers of Recovery Room fraudsters targeting former victims of Timeshare fraud.
Recovery Room Fraud refers to a scam whereby fraudsters contact the victims of previous frauds, often by way of cold calling them, and claim to be able to recover previously lost funds. 354 more words

Crime Prevention

Replacement Bank Card Fraud Warning

The National Fraud Intelligence Bureau’s (NFIB) Proactive Intelligence Team is warning people of a new method of fraud whereby fraudsters are exploiting the delay in the replacement of victims’ bank cards by intercepting their mail. 260 more words

Community

Alert: Watch out for council tax scam

Find out more information on this scam alert from the National Fraud Intelligence Bureau’s (NFIB)

Alert: Watch out for council tax scam

News And Updates

Why I hit the Lottery…

I’ve hit the lottery (see below), but not for the reasons to which our President and his heir apparent, Hillary Clinton espouses. I’m a small business owner. 352 more words

Small Business

Small business should beware of joining the corporate army

A while back, I proposed that Vermont’s small retailers ought to open their own interest group. I suggested the Vermont Association of Independent Retailers, or VAIR for short. 645 more words

Health Care Reform

Building Officials Won't Be Happy Until You're Out of Business. Just Ask Little Spider Creations.

If you think code enforcement folks and others only harass construction professionals, check out this story. Little Spider Creations is a company that makes sculptures, statues, and more for amusement parks and other venues is a small business out of Denver, Colorado. 180 more words

Code Enforcement