small business

9:00 pm
Tue March 4, 2014

Severe Weather Hits NC Small Businesses Hard

Andy Blair, owner of The Coffee Mill located in Lewisville's historic Roller Mill, says like many small businesses, he's feeling the real bite of Old Man Winter.
Credit by Paul Garber

Severe weather has hurt many small North Carolina businesses.

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4:35 pm
Mon December 30, 2013

More Help for Davidson County's Small Businesses

Small business owners in Thomasville will get specific help every month on Thursdays. It's the community's free Third Thursday program that will guide entrepreneurs as they build their business.
Credit Wikimedia

A long-running partnership in Thomasville is being revised to help small businesses. 

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Health Care
12:06 pm
Fri September 13, 2013

Decisions Small Businesses Need to Make as Healthcare Exchanges Begin

Credit Tax Credits

More than 850-thousand North Carolinians are estimated to either have no health insurance or to be under-insured.  That is expected to change as of January 1st, when the main part of the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, goes into effect.  Plan outlines have already been released by health insurance companies so individuals can begin their research, and next month they can begin applying for the plan they prefer.  Business Journal contributing writer

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