Small Business Blog
News, tips, and advice for small business owners
4 Ways to Increase Work From Home Productivity
Working from home certainly has its benefits – flexibility, saving time by not commuting, and increased work/life balance, to name a few.Read More
How Dental Practice Growth Affects Payroll
In life, we tend to be very focused on growing and evolving on both personal and global matters. From looking to grow a specific skill set or picking up a new hobby, to evolving technology and coming up with new environmentally friendly options, growth is always present in our lives.Read More
How to Market Your Dental Practice
As a dentist, you know that people need the services you offer, but you may be struggling to reach them effectively.Read More
Do You Need a Payroll Service for Your Dental Practice?
As a dentist, finding the time to calculate payroll can be difficult when you’re juggling patients, employees, your overall practice, and your life outside of the office.Read More
How to Complete Form 941 in 5 Simple Steps
As a small business, you have a long to-do list. Completing tax forms is probably not at the top. However, you should understand what tax forms apply to your business or else you could face steep IRS penalties. But, how can you keep up with so many forms with nonsensical names such as W-2, W-4, 1099 or 941?Read More
5 Things to Include in Your Nanny Contract
Choosing to hire a nanny involves a lot of steps. Once you hire a nanny, one of your first steps should be creating a contract to ensure that you and your nanny are on the same page about how this position is expected to run. As you build a contract for you and your nanny to sign, there are some details you’ll never forget to ask.Read More
5 Smart Ways to Spend Your Tax Refund
While filing taxes can be a painful, time-consuming task, one thing that people don’t get mad about during tax season is receiving a refund.Read More
What are Wage Garnishments?
A wage garnishment is “any legal or equitable procedure where an employer withholds some portion of a person's earnings for the payment of debt.”Read More
How to Update Your 401(k) Plan in 2019
As a small business owner, offering a 401(k) plan for your employees is one of the best benefits you can offer. While saving for retirement is something your employees know they should be doing, they may not actually be participating in your 401(k) plan. If low 401(k) participation is a problem for your small business, download the recording for our webinar, 6 Ways to Improve and Update Your Retirement Plan in 2019, to learn how to get your employees invested.Read More
SurePayroll Wins 11th Straight Stevie Award for Customer Service
We’re ridiculously proud of our Customer Service team today for winning their 11th straight Stevie Award, garnering a Gold for 2019 Contact Center of the Year for Financial Services in the 16th Annual American Business Awards®.Read More
What's the Cost of Losing an Employee?
There is no better feeling than bringing a new employee into your company. You’re positive that he or she will have a huge impact on productivity, efficiency, and of course, your bottom line.Read More
How Do I Choose a Legal Structure for My Small Business?
When starting a small business, there are many things that you are going to have to consider and important decisions you’ll have to make in order to get your business up and running. One of these decisions that you won’t want to take lightly is choosing a legal structure. As a small business owner, there are several options to choose from, with pros and cons for each depending on your business goals.Read More