Month: September 2013

Affordable Care Act Notification Requirement for Small Businesses

Many small businesses have not been paying much attention to the requirements of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act because they have fewer than 50 employees which is the threshold for application of most of the rules. However, businesses subject to the Fair Labor Standards Act (which includes most businesses with annual revenues exceeding $500,000… Read more »

Are Businesses Ready for Electronic Currency?

As small businesses become more global through increased direct importing and exporting activities, there is a growing need for a universal currency. Bitcoin was launched in 2009 as a digital currency to easily process multinational transactions. Currently, Bitcoin is used mostly by techies, but some businesses are experimenting with this payment method for certain transactions. In… Read more »