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Contracts

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Starting a business

Both sole proprietor and independent contractor are terms that describe self-employed people. Which one applies to your business depends on the taxation structure and your professional relationships...

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Cleaning services
For a cleaning service provider, written contracts ensure that you and your customers know what to expect from each other. Learn more about how contracts can help your cleaning business.
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Cleaning services
Cleaning contracts are a great way to manage client expectations. Learn more about the best ways to get commercial cleaning contracts for your business.
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Consulting
Not all consulting contracts are identical, but there are a few key elements that every agreement should have.
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General liability insurance
Landlords often require business owners to carry commercial rental insurance. Learn why you may need to purchase insurance before signing a lease, and the types of coverage you may need to carry.
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Contracts
Any business could face a breach of contract lawsuit. Here’s how to avoid breach of contract accusations, and how insurance can protect you if you’re sued.
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IT & technology professionals
When you hire a subcontractor you expose your IT business to additional risks. You can mitigate these risks by using a written subcontractor agreement.
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Workers' compensation insurance

Even if your state doesn't require you to carry workers' compensation insurance, it may still be required by a contract. If you have one or more employees, check out the following resources to make...

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