Small Biz Owner

What Are the Top 10 Business Ideas for Kids?

Anne Shaw
It's never too early to teach kids lessons in independence or boost their work ethic. And what better way than by helping them run their own business? Whether they work as a babysitter, perform lawn mowing services or walk dogs, they'll... Continue

4 Ways to Overcome “Failure to Launch” Syndrome

Jeannette Dardenne
It can be easy to come up with a business idea, but putting it into action is where people often stumble. Creating a formalized plan, also known as "the dreaded business plan," can often intimidate even the most successful business... Continue

5 Ways to Thwart Catalytic Converter Thieves

Liz Macauley
Thieves have targeted catalytic converters for years, but recently these crimes have been on the rise. According to the National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB), there were 1,298 reported catalytic converter thefts in 2018. That increased... Continue

8 Practical Ways To Build A Stronger Mindset

Carissa Reiniger
The current crisis is affecting people differently. Many of us are working to manage our mental health as we practice social distancing and deal with the uncertainty we face. Many small businesses had to permanently close their doors,... Continue

7 Tips to Support Mom-and-Pop Shops

Elizabeth Macauley
Whether you're looking for the perfect gift, flowers for an event or an antique frame, mom-and-pop shops have your back with their wide selection of personalized products and services. They're also a huge driver of your local economy.... Continue