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News, articles and information about small businesses, starting and owning and operating a small business, employment law, employment taxes, minimum wage. (Photo iTOWNS)
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  • Mayor Sharief's MLK Day speech

    Mayor Sharief's MLK Day speech
    Broward County Mayor Barbara Sharief's speech at the Sunrise Civic Center on Sunday wowed the audience, according to our report in the Sun Sentinel. Sharief is the county's first female African-American mayor, and she was speaking about Dr. Martin...
  • Health insurance exchange creates multiple options for small employers | TidewaterBiz

    Health insurance exchange creates multiple options for small employers | <span style=color:#ff0000><b>TidewaterBiz</b></span>
    Employers with 50 or fewer employees aren't required by the Affordable Care Act to offer health insurance coverage, but they should examine available options with the state's health insurance marketplace. Many small businesses are weighing whether to...
  • Congressman Alcee Hastings calls for gasoline tax increase

    Congressman Alcee Hastings calls for gasoline tax increase
    Citing the need for highway infrastructure improvements, U.S. Rep. Alcee Hastings, a Democrat who represents Broward and Palm Beach counties, said Friday the federal gasoline tax should be increased. He called for a “slight increase” in...
  • Broward Bank emerges tops in lending rate jump

    Broward Bank emerges tops in lending rate jump
    The Broward Bank of Commerce is the state's No. 1 success story in lending to small businesses —with the help of federal money, according to a new U.S. Treasury report. The bank, with two branches in Fort Lauderdale, has almost quadrupled its...
  • More cell phone savings, free Internet from AT&T

    More cell phone savings, free Internet from AT&T
    The wireless wars continue. That's wonderful, because as long as carriers keep fighting for your business, you'll keep saving big bucks. Last month, T-Mobile and AT&T offered savings on family plans. Sprint and Verizon the largest carrier, have...
  • Miramar to get police headquarters after 9 years

    Miramar to get police headquarters after 9 years
    After a nine year wait, Miramar is finally ready to rebuild its hurricane-destroyed police headquarters. The city agreed last week to spend $22.9 million for a three-story, 65,000 square foot building to house most of the police department's 270...
  • Read Gov. Rick Scott's State of the State Speech

    Read Gov. Rick Scott's State of the State Speech
    TALLAHASSEE -- Here's Gov. Rick Scott's State of the State speech to lawmakers: Good morning, Chief Justice Polston and distinguished members of the Supreme Court.  Welcome Attorney General Pam Bondi, Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater,...
  • Two Balto. Co. councilmen lose seats in primary

    Two Balto. Co. councilmen lose seats in primary
    Two Baltimore County councilwomen survived primary challenges Tuesday while two other incumbents lost their seats. Four of the council's seven members faced opposition in a primary election that had light voter turnout across the region. Councilman Todd...
  • Bank to hold free small business seminars

    Bank to hold free small business seminars
    The Broward Bank of Commerce is holding a series of free breakfast and lunch lectures next week about running and operating a small business to celebrate National Small Business Week, May 12-16.  “Our bank understands how hard it is to run a small...
  • It's Freebie Black Friday: Doorbuster deals and coupons galore

    It's Freebie Black Friday: Doorbuster deals and  coupons galore
    Happy Freebie Black Friday!  It's the biggest shopping day of the year and I'm here to help you save more with freebies, retail coupons and dining deals good right through Cyber Monday. If you're out and about today, on Twitter, tweet your deals, best...
  • Free $10 AMEX credit on Small Business Saturday

    Free $10 AMEX credit on Small Business Saturday
    Get a free $10 purchase from American Express to celebrate Small Business Saturday. If you have an American Express card, sign up for a $10 statement credit when you spend at least $10 at a participating business on Small Business Saturday on Nov. 30....