The Small Business Outlook
Blog Articles by K. F.
How do dividends work?
What is a dividend? Dividends are a share of profits a company distributes to shareholders. Dividends act as a signal of corporate health - think of them as a reward for...
Your quick guide to an ideal small business benefits plan
A small business benefits plan can consist of several different types of benefits. For the purpose of this article, we will focus on health related benefits.
6 common problems faced by small businesses and how to solve them
Small businesses face a number of challenges from finding customers to affordable health care. In this brief article, we'll identify 6 common problems faced by small...
Quick Guide: Employee health benefits for small businesses
Understanding the health benefits landscape is important for a small business to remain competitive and relevant. Employee health benefits can be just as important as salary...
The Truth About Small Business Health Insurance
The truth is there are two options to pay for employee medical expenses. You can buy a traditional health insurance plan or use a Health Spending Account. We’ll explore these...
How do small business loans work in Canada?
There comes a time when a small business needs to access capital. Perhaps there are plans for expansion or there is a need to fund a new marketing plan. Loans play a critical...
Quick Guide: Health insurance for small business with 2 employees
For over a decade, I have been helping small business owners find an affordable and comprehensive way to pay for their medical expenses. By small business, I mean an owner /...
This is how an HSA gives employers cost control and flexible plan design
Small business employers are turning to Health Spending Accounts to regain control of their benefit costs and offer flexible plan design for their employees.
The best kept secret in small business employee benefits
I've worked with hundreds of small business employers over the past decade. The consensus is that small business employee benefits are complicated and expensive. The quest...