Tag Archives: Small Business

Tell Your Customers About Section 179

If you read here at all, you know I’m big on Section 179. It’s only the best tax deduction available to small and mid-sized businesses, and can make a huge difference in your bottom line. *For those who don’t know, Section 179 allows businesses to write off the full price of qualifying equipment (which is almost anything a… Read More »

Using Financing as a Hedge Against Rising Prices, Interest Rates, and Inflation

2021 has been a weird year. The pandemic is still hanging in there, but we’re moving forward to some sense of “normality”. But this normal is indeed a “new” one. Regardless of where the economy is going (and we’re quite optimistic here), it’s clear that on the whole, everything is going to cost more for the foreseeable future. … Read More »

Pay Attention to the Section 179 Deadline in 2021

In 2021, you need to pay close attention to the Section 179 deadline, and make sure you aren’t left out.  Is it odd that I’m saying this in May? Not this year. And that’s due to supply chains across the board being affected by pandemic shutdowns and post-reopening labor issues. And it is catching many purchasers (both consumers… Read More »

Monthly Payments Are Best – Literally.

A lot of times when we discuss equipment financing in print, or even face to face, we’ll sometimes use the phrase “monthly payments” as a substitution for the word “financing”.  For example, I’ll write a blog post on vendors offering financing, and now and again, I’ll slip in “offering monthly payments is a great way to increase sales”.… Read More »