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Terri Does Desserts owner

Meet the Merchant

Terri Does Desserts

Terri Rhodes Littleton of Terri Does Desserts in Sacramento, California, shares her story … Read more
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Start a small business

How to choose a good business partner

Hiring employees can help ease some of the burden, but you may be … Read more
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Biz ops

5 signs your business needs financing

Many small businesses use some form of financing to manage cash flow, secure … Read more
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Insights

15 of the most profitable small businesses to start in 2024

The Great Resignation has actually given birth to a large number of people … Read more
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Guides

What is small business insurance? Here’s what you need to know

Although competition and other market forces may be responsible for many of these … Read more
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Insights

W-2 vs. 1099: Choosing between employees and contractors

Either way, the majority of new hires will likely fit into one of … Read more
Participants in an Art as Therapy workshop

Meet the Merchant

Art as Therapy

Lisa Brown’s severe bout of Lyme disease demonstrated the importance of art to … Read more
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Accounting

Why Clover merchants should monitor their financial health with Nav

Want to stay on top of your small business’ financial health? Download the … Read more
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Clover product news

Meet Clover Recurring Payments

Clover’s new recurring payments is a convenient and reliable way to get paid … Read more
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Clover product news

Clover clocks in at less than three seconds for EMV transactions

Let’s face it. EMV hasn’t been easy. This week marks the one-year anniversary … Read more
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Holiday

Giving thanks to our merchants

Clover thanks all of our merchants, and especially those who have shared their … Read more
Homebase Payroll for small business

Accounting

Common hourly payroll mistakes and how to avoid them

Making payroll mistakes is a common and costly pitfall for small businesses. But … Read more
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Ecommerce

American Express: Plan now for successful online holiday sales

Small businesses often depend on holiday sales to stay afloat. Especially in a … Read more
Portrait of Todd Delaune, owner of The Red, White & Brew

Meet the Merchant

The Red, White & Brew

In this installment of Meet the Merchant, we speak to Todd Delaune of … Read more
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Insights

10 strengths local businesses can lean into

Small business week is here! In celebration of the many ways local shops … Read more

Payments & processing

What is an EFT payment?

An electronic funds transfer moves money from one account to another. The accounts … Read more
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Clover app partners

Three questions to ask as you plan for the holidays

The surge in holiday spending makes it an ideal time of year to … Read more
Woman at ice cream truck

Guides

How to start an ice cream shop or truck

If starting an ice cream business is your dream, there are a lot … Read more
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Full Service Restaurants (FSR)

5 lessons from Hulu’s ‘The Bear’ on how to run a small business

Hulu’s hit series The Bear is about a small business owner, and the … Read more
Paying at the pump

Payments & processing

Gas station credit card processing

Gas stations and convenience stores can simplify the payment process with PCI-compliant gas … Read more