Running a business is hard. Use our research and advice to help guide you.

Popular Blog Posts

See All Blogs

Beneficial Ownership Reporting For Small Businesses in 2024

Stay ahead in 2024: navigate the new era of small business reporting with our comprehensive guide on Beneficial Ownership. Understand the Corporate Transparency Act's impact, reporting requirements, and the role of FinCEN.

5 Key Differences Between SBA 504 Loans vs. SBA 7(a) Loans

As a small business, it’s critical to understand SBA 504 loans vs. 7(a) loans in order to make informed borrowing decisions. We break down their differences and what you need to know.

Why you should join a Chamber of Commerce

Running a small business isn't easy, but Chambers of Commerce are there to support you. Read this article to learn about all the ways joining a Chamber of Commerce can help your business.

Upcoming Events


Totam Asperiores Et

12:16 am
The place with the stuff

test event

11:13 am
The place with the stuff

Porro Sit

12:46 am
The place with the stuff

Soluta Ullam Eveniet Ut

7:33 am
The place with the stuff

Quisquam Voluptas Ipsa

10:52 pm
The place with the stuff

Ut Qui

3:50 am
The place with the stuff

Sed Iure

3:00 am
The place with the stuff

Rem Commodi Asperiores

2:18 am
The place with the stuff
See All Events

Explore all resources

Salary vs owner's draw: how to pay yourself as a small business owner

Knowing how to pay yourself as a business owner can be complicated. Read this article to determine the best option for you and your business.

Self employed or small business owner: which one are you?

Are you self-employed or a small business owner? Read this article and learn the difference.

Small business financing tools

There are many forms of financing available and just as many providers to choose from. Here is what the best providers are offering.

Hiring software for small businesses

Hiring? Here are some software solutions to help you find qualified workers.

How Federal Reserve rate hikes affect your business

The Federal Reserve has decided to raise its benchmark rate by 75 basis points (0.75%) for the second consecutive month. Here is what that means for your business.

Bookkeeping software for small business: what it is and why you need it

Are you still using spreadsheets to track your business expenses? Read this article for recommendations on bookkeeping software and make the change now.

When to hire more workers for your small business

Understanding when to hire is just as important as knowing how to hire. Ask yourself these four questions before you decide to take on new staff.

Why did Brex stop supporting small businesses? An explanation and a path forward

On June 17, Brex announced it would no longer serve small businesses. Why is Brex “abandoning the very segment it started out to serve?” At Hansa, we believe that Brex’s decision is a symptom of structural problems in the small business market that hurts small businesses.

Losing access to Brex? Try these replacements

Small businesses will not be able to access their Brex accounts after August 15. Here are some potential substitutes that could work for your business.

How to protect your small business from inflation

When the economy runs hot, your costs go up. Read this article to avoid getting burned by inflation.