Work-life balance for your finances

Starting and maintaining separate accounts for your business doesn’t  have to be challenging. Here are some simple ways to get started.

Get an Employer Identification Number

To keep your corporate finances and personal finances distinct, use the EIN on all business documents.

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Open a Business Bank Account

A checking account or an account that combines features of savings and checking accounts, may be the more practical choice.

Get a Business Credit Card

This is another way of separating business and personal finances, while also building credit for your business.

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Creating a small business budget will likely be one of the most important things you do as a new business owner.

Create a Small Business Budget


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