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Calculations
The concept of correctly calculating payroll costs is something that frequently comes up when our sales team is working with a new customer. As surprising as it sounds, small businesses often underestimate their payroll costs because they do not...Read more
It's easy to make the case that the number one priority of a small business owner is to maintain profitability. Beyond profitability are the dual goals of growth and expansion. Making it all work requires having a staff of dedicated employees who...Read more
Over the years, there have been plenty of instances of companies being unable to pay their employees and eventually going out of business. It is a reality that probably occurs more often than it should. Perhaps the most frustrating thing about it is...Read more
401k safe harbor laws
Determining the right type of 401(k) plan for your business can be challenging. With so many options and so much to consider, a key decision could be whether to go with a traditional or a safe harbor plan design. This is important as your choice can...Read more
ATM
Signing on with a small business payroll service like BenefitMall means making choices about how you want payroll processed. Among those choices is how employees will actually be paid. You can pay via paper check, direct deposit, cash, and even...Read more
Cloud based payroll technology
Our sales team spends a lot of time talking with potential clients about online payroll in the cloud. There is this disconnect between payroll processing and cloud computing that business owners and managers cannot seem to get over, which is one of...Read more
Don't be guilty of Ignorance
The introduction of new overtime rules in 2016 under the Obama administration's Department of Labor shined an unpleasant light on a problem that has existed within the American workforce for as long as anyone can remember. The problem is one of...Read more
Payroll and the Restaurant Industry
Among all the industries employing people in the United States, fewer have a tougher time with payroll than the restaurant industry . The nature of restaurants and hospitality can make payroll processing a nightmare for restaurant owners,...Read more
401k retirement plans yield different results
Here at BenefitMall, we partner with a well-known financial services company to provide innovative 401(k) plans to our clients. They can then offer those plans to their employees as part of a comprehensive benefits package. In light of that, it is...Read more