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10 Best Business Credit Cards for Startups

10 Best Business Credit Cards for Startups

Of all the decisions a startup business faces, choosing a business card may not seem like the most important. But in fact, the right business card can make a significant positive contribution to your new business's cash flow and profitability. Business cards come in a variety of configurations, all with different combinations of opportunities and costs. Opportunities can include generous signup bonuses, attractive travel benefits, lucrative cash back or points-based rewards,... read more »

11 Best Business Credit Cards With (& Without) a Personal Guarantee

11 Best Business Credit Cards With (& Without) a Personal Guarantee

Within the first year of business, roughly 20% of new small businesses will fail. Only about half of new businesses make it to the five-year mark -- and the rate drops down to one third for businesses that make it a decade or more. Given the odds, it makes sense for business lenders to want a little security when it comes to handing out business credit; after all, chances are high that your company will fold within a few years. Hence, the personal guarantee required by many issuers... read more »

Brex Accelerates Startup Growth with Two Credit Cards that Offer Big Rewards and No Traditional Credit Check

Brex Accelerates Startup Growth with Two Credit Cards that Offer Big Rewards and No Traditional Credit Check

In a Nutshell: Brex is a fintech company that offers two unique corporate credit cards to startups and e-commerce businesses. Neither card charges fees for interest, membership, or foreign transactions, and neither requires a personal guarantee or individual credit check for approval. Brex determines credit limits by reviewing a startup’s business bank account balance and an e-commerce company’s sales records to regularly modify credit limits in real time. Both cards offer top-tier... read more »

KnowEm Helps Individuals and Brands Claim and Protect Digital Real Estate on Hundreds of Social Media Platforms

KnowEm Helps Individuals and Brands Claim and Protect Digital Real Estate on Hundreds of Social Media Platforms

In a Nutshell: Social media has become one of the most important ways for businesses to reach potential and existing customers. But to engage those customers, you must secure your brand’s name on each platform before someone else does. For one flat fee, KnowEm secures and registers an individual’s or a brand’s name on its index of more than 500 social media websites and other popular URLs. An optional subscription service continues to register your brand name on up-and-coming... read more »

DOVU’s Blockchain-Based Token Rewards Consumers for Sharing Commuting Data and Modifying Travel in Eco-Friendly Ways

DOVU’s Blockchain-Based Token Rewards Consumers for Sharing Commuting Data and Modifying Travel in Eco-Friendly Ways

In a Nutshell: Our personal data has more value than we think — though we give it away for free every day through smartphone and internet usage. DOVU plans to change the way consumers drive, walk, cycle, ride, or scoot by rewarding them with DOV cryptocurrency tokens for sharing their commuting information via the company’s Wallet application. DOVU provides its API to original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and all types of businesses in the transport sector, including governments,... read more »

OpenCorporates Offers Universal Access to Data on More Than 168 Million Corporate Legal Entities, Increasing Transparency and Trust

OpenCorporates Offers Universal Access to Data on More Than 168 Million Corporate Legal Entities, Increasing Transparency and Trust

In a Nutshell: As global corporate organizations grow ever more complex and automation increasingly influences how business relationships evolve, the need for universally accessible non-proprietary data on corporate legal entities becomes more acute. Filling that need since 2010 is U.K.-based OpenCorporates, a web service that collects company information from public sources in more than 130 jurisdictions and makes it available for anyone in the world to search. Now housing data on... read more »

GreenWave: How Supporting Restorative Ocean Farm Ecosystems Can Protect the Environment and Deliver Sustainable Menu Items to Consumers

GreenWave: How Supporting Restorative Ocean Farm Ecosystems Can Protect the Environment and Deliver Sustainable Menu Items to Consumers

In a Nutshell: GreenWave’s Co-Founder Bren Smith went from being a commercial fisherman to a restorative ocean farmer whose underwater 3D model has made a splash across multiple industries. The model produces seaweed and shellfish without the need for fertilizer or feed, and it is sustainable and restorative. GreenWave’s 3D ocean farms can also be easily reproduced and scaled to work on virtually any coast. Smith and GreenWave’s innovative practices have received numerous... read more »

Certify Streamlines Expense Reporting, Travel, and Purchasing for SMBs and Global Enterprises in More Than 100 Countries

Certify Streamlines Expense Reporting, Travel, and Purchasing for SMBs and Global Enterprises in More Than 100 Countries

In a Nutshell: Since 2008, Certify has grown from a single-use receipt-capture app built for iPhone 3G into the largest independent travel and expense management company in the world. Companies in over 100 countries use tailored Certify solutions to streamline business processes, deepen insight, and manage spend more intentionally. For on-the-road employees as well as managers and admins back in the office, the old-school way of doing expense reporting is a huge chore. Among a hundred... read more »

Marqui Management Helps Financial Advisors Bolster Branding and Marketing Efforts and Grow Their Businesses

Marqui Management Helps Financial Advisors Bolster Branding and Marketing Efforts and Grow Their Businesses

In a Nutshell: Implementing a strong marketing strategy is key to standing out in the competitive world of financial advising. Marqui Management launched in 2017 with the mission to help financial advisors and other clients from a broad number of industries grow their businesses with impactful branding, marketing, and communications strategies. The company offers expertise ranging from web design and management to SEO and consulting services. Marqui Management also makes it a priority... read more »

15 Best Business Credit Cards for Travel in 2019

15 Best Business Credit Cards for Travel in 2019

The right business credit card could save your company thousands each year. If travel is a big part of your business, a card that offers travel rewards will help you extract added value from your business expenses. Whether you are rewarded with miles or points, you should select a card that works well with the way you do business. Our experts have identified the best business credit cards for travel rewards. While we name five cards as the overall best for business travel, they may... read more »