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Retail Rent Delinquencies Rise as Inflation Cuts Into Small Business Bottom Lines

COVID-19 is still dealing small businesses the classic one-two combo…

US inflation isn’t going away. Small businesses must plan ahead

We’re still struggling with rising costs and the situation isn’t going to change any time in the near future.

MCMAHON: On Labor Day, The Data Shows The Struggles Of Our Country’s Small Businesses And Workers

The American worker and the American entrepreneur are inextricably tied together.

Buckle Up: What the Inflation Reduction Act Means for Your Small Business

Your cost of doing business could be going up for two main reasons. Prepare now with these five tips.

A portrait of small businesses in a pandemic

With National Small Business Week over, now is a good time to look at how business owners appear on their personal tax returns, suggests tax attorney Barbara Weltman, author of “Small Business Taxes 2022.”…

Federal Menthol Cigarette Ban May Cost Governments $6.6 Billion

This spring, the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is expected to announce a national ban…

Opinion: Why the ban on menthol cigarettes leaves a sour taste in my mouth

Smoking is bad for you, and any measure that helps people quit is theoretically good…

Illegal Tobacco Markets: A Crime Challenge that Could Be Made Worse

Every day police chiefs consider the origins of crime in our society…

Amex Launches New Small Business Support Programs For Holiday Shoppers

As part of American Express’ ongoing efforts to support small businesses, the issuer…

How Are Small Businesses And Entrepreneurs Faring Today In COVID-19 Downturn?

Things could be better. They could also be worse—and there is the potential for things to get worse…