Archive for April 2021

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2021 COVID-19 Student Loan Repayment Relief

Average individual student loan balances in the United States increased to over $38,000 in 2020 according to Experian, the credit reporting company. This is a tremendous amount of debt that […]

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Which Small Business COVID-19 Adaptations Are Here to Stay?

The COVID-19 pandemic has been difficult for small businesses. Nevertheless, it has forced many companies to get creative about how they offer goods and services. Small business owners and entrepreneurs […]

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When Are Q1 2021 Estimated Taxes Due?

Self-employed business owners have a lot of responsibilities. In addition to managing day-to-day operations, marketing, sales, and financial management of their companies, they must also stay on top of federal, […]

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Which Rental Property Improvements Really Pay Off?

Rental property owners are running a business and need to focus on the bottom line, keeping expenses to a minimum. While some property improvements are a necessary expense, others may […]

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Use a Promissory Note To Give a Business Loan to Family or Friends

Many people are taking advantage of the uncertainty caused by the pandemic to get their dream business off the ground. While banks may be eager to lend money, some new […]

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How to Make a Non-Disclosure Agreement

A Non-Disclosure Agreement (or NDA) is often referred to as a confidentiality agreement, proprietary agreement, or secrecy agreement. Employers, businesses, artists, and other individuals use this legal document to keep […]

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Can You Use a CDC Declaration Form to Avoid Eviction?

The social distancing guidelines and stay-at-home orders meant to slow the spread of the coronavirus have had a devastating effect on the economy, manifesting in reduced hours, layoffs, and furloughs. […]

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When and How to Repay Your Deferred Payroll Taxes

There were several legislative and executive actions taken in 2020 designed to provide tax relief to individuals and small business owners adversely affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. One of those […]

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How Do Rent Relief Programs Benefit Landlords?

With many tenants unable to pay rent due to COVID-19, landlords are struggling as well. Depending on where you are located and the jobs your tenants had at the start […]

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Do You Need to Trademark Your Business Name?

Running your own business can be a major challenge for even the smallest of operations. As a small business owner, you are acutely aware of the many demands on your […]

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Prepare for the Unexpected with a Power of Attorney for Your Finances

Few of us have a plan in place for accidents and emergencies, yet if you were to become incapacitated, you would probably want the right person or people making decisions […]

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What Should I Know About Personal Bankruptcy and COVID-19?

Many people have experienced financial hardship due to the COVID-19 pandemic’s broad impact on the economy. While bankruptcy is one option for those who are struggling, there are other pathways […]