Spring is here: Protect yourself!

As the days get warmer and you start thinking about yard sales and vacations, take a moment to make sure you are protecting yourself against the most unwelcome of visitors: Bed bugs.

These little critters don’t care how nice your home is or how much money you have in the bank, they are just looking for a place to live. With a few simple steps, you can shop for bargains at yard sales, thrift shops and other second-hand stores, or go visit family, friends and our country’s beautiful attractions and not worry about unwanted guests.

Visit https://bbsofnewengland.com/protect-yourself for some simple pointers on how to enjoy your time away from home.

SCORE WORKSHOP: Tax Basics for Small Business Owners

Learn how to tackle your taxes from our friends at Melanson Heath. The tax experts will cover an overview of both federal and NH taxes, why entity selection matters, how to keep good books, what’s deductible, and how crossing state lines can impact your taxes. The workshop will be held June 12 at 6 p.m. at Rivier University, Sylvia Trottier Hall, Room 230, Clement Street, Nashua. Register today.

SCORE WORKSHOP: Business Valuation

Do you know what your company is worth? Do you know how to add value to it? Or how to figure out the value of a business you may be interested in buying? Let our partners at Melanson Heath help you figure out ways to both add value and also determine value in this important workshop. Don’t miss out! This workshop fills up early. The workshop will be held on June 4 at 6 p.m. at Rivier University, Sylvia Trottier Hall, Room 230, Clement Street, Nashua.. REGISTER NOW

9 Self-Employment Pitfalls And How To Avoid Them

Self-employeds are a special breed. We are confident risk-takers; we love a challenge; we have passion for what we do; we cannot imagine ever going or returning to a job in which we make someone else rich and in which we do not have complete control over our work life. And we live in a great age for entrepreneurship – there are resources like never before. Still, the statistics don’t lie. Over 50% of start-ups fail within the first five years of operation. They fail for both personal and professional reasons. Here are nine of those reasons, a combination of the personal and professional. CLICK HERE TO READ THE ARTICLE.