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Take charge of your workers' compensation costs

If your business is like many in California, you're looking for relief from high workers' compensation costs. In 2014, California's workers' compensation insurance premium rates were the highest in the nation. Businesses in this state spent $3.48 for every $100 of payroll issued — 188 percent of the median cost of $1.85 for all 50 states. Read More >

Boost your business with more efficient payments

You know that cash flow is the lifeblood of any business, but have you considered that how you make and receive payments can have a big impact on your company's operating efficiency? Read More >

Five Ways to Foster an Innovative Mindset in Your Workplace

Employees feel most innovative when they're given the right tools and allowed time away from everyday tasks. These five tips can help build a creative environment in your business where new ideas flourish. Read More >

7 tips to help your loan application stand out

Getting your business loan application to stand out and gain approval doesn’t need to be challenging – especially if you approach the task from a lender’s perspective. Think to yourself: If I were a bank loan officer, what are the things I would most want to know about this business? Read More >

Build a risk management culture

Let’s face it: owning and running a business is filled with risks. Despite the seemingly perilous tone of the term “risk management”, there’s actually a great deal that’s positive about risk management when it’s built into your company’s culture. Read More >

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