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Nellie in the News – January 2017

Another month has flown by – 2017 is off to a great start for us in the CorpNet office! Our New Year’s resolutions are still going strong. How about you?

Our CEO, Nellie Akalp has been busy as always in the press letting you know the best ways to start your business and how CorpNet can help! Call us today to incorporate, Form an LLC, file a DBA or for your other business formation needs.

Here’s a recap of what was published in January!

Interviews & press Mentions

Small Business Trends – 10 Essential Ingredients of a Successful Business http://bit.ly/2kjz7ti

Fundera – 19 Entrepreneurs Still on the Worst Business Advice They’ve Received http://bit.ly/2i1EA5H

tech.co – 14 Entrepreneurs Share Their Biggest Business Mistakes http://bit.ly/2js47WO

Neshprint – Top 18 Business Experts to Follow on Twitter http://bit.ly/2jVWZm0

Expert Contributed Posts

AllBusiness – Is Your Business Ready for the New Year? Here’s a Handy Checklist http://bit.ly/2j55HL4

franchise.org – Finding the Right Legal Structure for your Franchise http://bit.ly/2iN2KQo

Secret Entourage – Thinking of Selling your Business? Do these Things First http://bit.ly/2j06RYO

Small Business Trends – Is it Time to Incorporate your Business in the New Year? http://bit.ly/2iVOAwm

Huffington Post – Five Ways to Bring More Authenticity To Your Social Media http://huff.to/2jrfgEc

CRE Online – What’s the Best Way to Structure Multiple Real Estate Investments? http://bit.ly/2j24TaP

Accounting Today – How to Help Your Clients Decide if They Should Incorporate or Form an LLC http://bit.ly/2ihDnEj

Mashable – What’s the Best Business Structure For a First Time Founder? http://on.mash.to/2jg88Oe

Entrepreneur – How to Keep Proper Corporate Records http://bit.ly/2iPJjEN

Entrepreneur – The Pros and Cons of Incorporating in Delaware http://bit.ly/2jiAmaO

AllBusiness – Five Things Seasoned Small Business Owners can Learn from Rookie Entrepreneurs http://bit.ly/2jSdfCF

 

 

 

By | February 1st, 2017|Nellie in the News, Other|0 Comments

Nellie in the News: December 2016

Happy December and Happy Holidays! With the new year only a few days away, it is time to re-evaluate your business! This month, our CEO, Nellie has been busy all over the internet with different informational articles that could help your business prepare for the fast approaching 2017!

Interviews & press Mentions

Monster.comWhen Is it Time to Hire Another Employee? http://mnstr.me/2gQYfDn

Feedspot – Top 100 Small Business Blogs On the Web http://bit.ly/2glhyry

TenFold – 20 Experts Answer: What’s Your #1 Sales Follow Up Tip? http://bit.ly/2gWB7m4

Small Business Advocate – When Is the Right Time to Change yor Business to a C Corporation? http://bit.ly/2iAgCjN

Small Business Advocate – Is It Time to Revisit Your Business’ Legal Status? http://bit.ly/2iAPj4N

 

Expert Contributed Posts

GoDaddy – 7 Rules for Easily Distracted Home-Based Business Owners http://bit.ly/2fQnCTG

Entrepreneur – How to Structure a Single Member LLC http://bit.ly/2gdgOjU

Secret Entourage – Signs it’s Time to Close Your Business http://bit.ly/2gIC58d

AllBusiness – How Smart Business Travelers Deal with Air Travel Delays http://bit.ly/2gh2hpO

Accounting Today – Help Your Clients Close an Inactive Business Before the End of the Year http://bit.ly/2hdXSWg

Small Business Trends – Does Your Business Have All Of Its Requires Licenses and Permits? http://bit.ly/2gsxWlc

Entrepreneur – Part of One: Setting Up Your Single-Person Corporation http://bit.ly/2hG32ux

Forbes – 5 Mistakes Women Business Owners Make when Managing Female Employees http://bit.ly/2h3ojwY

Entrepreneur – 5 Keys to Being a More Mindful Entrepreneur http://bit.ly/2hMMWwm

Huffington Post – Signs that New Client Won’t Be Worth Your Time in The New Year http://huff.to/2hNFDXI

By | December 29th, 2016|Nellie in the News|0 Comments

Nellie in the News: November 2016

Thanksgiving and November have come and gone and the holidays and 2017 are creeping up on us fast and we are here help prepare your business for the new year! CorpNet can help you incorporate a business or form an LLC right now or as a delayed filing in any state.

This month, our CEO Nellie Akalp has been busy writing a ton of articles to help small business owners start a business, stay in compliance and prepare for the new year. Below are some highlights from the month of November!

Want Nellie to speak at your next event or share her tips on your podcast? Contact her today!

Interviews & press Mentions

Marvelous Moms Club – Mompreneur Monday with Nellie Akalp http://bit.ly/2fXEpF9

Thoughtful Growth – Tips for Motivation: Unmissable Advice from 192 Experts http://bit.ly/2eb6k2D

AIS Insurance – Nellie Akalp of CorpNet.com on Small Business http://bit.ly/2fvItiR

Small Business Trends – 10 Tips for Being Prepared as an Entrepreneur http://bit.ly/2fwnJG3

 

Expert Contributed Posts

Small Business Trends – Is it Time to Modify Your LLC Operating Agreement? http://bit.ly/2eR6a4G

GoDaddy – 5 Tips for Motivating Employees to Perform at Work http://bit.ly/2ejN2M9

Mashable – Your Brain Needs a Break – These Apps Are Here to Help http://on.mash.to/2eSc9mR

Freshbooks – Your Business Structure Affects your Taxes: Here’s How http://bit.ly/2eWgupg

Huffington Post – Should You Change Your S Corporation to A C Corporation? http://huff.to/2fQ7py3

Entrepreneur – How to Create a Meaningful Morning Routine http://bit.ly/2fSTnNQ

UPS Small Business Solutions Blog – Setting the Stage for a Successful Small Business Saturday http://bit.ly/2fS3a6A

By | November 29th, 2016|Nellie in the News|0 Comments

Nellie in the News: October 2016

It’s hard to believe October has already come and gone! 2017 is just around the corner and we are here to help you get business-ready for the new year! CorpNet can help you incorporate a business, form an LLC, file a DBA and more across all 50 states.

This month, our CEO Nellie Akalp has been busy writing informative articles to help business owners grow and maintain their businesses.  Here are some highlights from the month of October!

Want Nellie to speak at your next event or share her tips on your podcast? Contact her today!

Interviews & press Mentions

Expert DOJO TV – How Starting a Business Turned $100 into $20 million with the great Nellie Akalp http://bit.ly/2dG3p2d

Credit Donkey – Best Small Business Blogs 2016: Top Experts to Follow http://bit.ly/2eS6GAa

Grip6 – 10 Pieces of Advice for New Entrepreneurs http://bit.ly/2eZHSq9

The Free Mama – Working Mom Wednesday Interview w/ Nellie Akalp http://bit.ly/2eblhmj

 

Expert Contributed Posts

Forbes – Reporting for Duty as an Employee After Selling a Business http://bit.ly/2dF32GQ

Small Business Trends – Does Your LLC Need an Operating Agreement? http://bit.ly/2dLaVK8

AllBusiness – 10 Reasons Why Women Kick Butt in Business http://bit.ly/2e3Wp0m

Huffington Post – Four Ideas For Simplifying Your Business http://huff.to/2dVgUyI

Mashable -How I Learned to Take Better Breaks http://on.mash.to/2d7CmRA

Mashable – How to Take the Reins in Your Freelancing Business http://on.mash.to/2d80kfm

Accounting Today – Seven Legal Steps to Start Your Own Firm http://bit.ly/2elFS7P

Freshbooks – Want to Start a Business While Working Full-Time? Keep These Tips in Mind http://bit.ly/2eoNDtS

                               

By | October 27th, 2016|Nellie in the News|0 Comments

Nellie in the News: September 2016

Can you believe the month of September has already come to an end? We’re fast approaching the end of 2016, and with each ending comes new beginnings! We are here to help you incorporate a business, form an LLC, file a DBA and more across all 50 states.

This past month, our CEO Nellie Akalp has been busy appearing and speaking at various events and writing informative articles to help business owners grow and maintain their businesses.  Here are some highlights from the month of September, as well as some upcoming speaking appearances where you can see Nellie in person.

Want Nellie to speak at your next event or share her tips on your podcast? Contact her today

 

Upcoming Speaking Appearances

Los Angeles Women Business Expo & Boutique

Nellie will be the featured speaker sharing her insight for other women entrepreneurs.

October 20, 2016

More info: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/los-angeles-women-business-expo-and-boutique-tickets-26669920450

 

Interviews & press Mentions

Boss Mom Podcast – Making Sure You’re Setting Up Your Business the Right Way with Nellie Akalp http://bit.ly/2bYDoha

Hustle n Rose Podcast – Legal Tips with Nellie Akalp http://bit.ly/2bRcjh5

SMB Guru – Interview with Nellie Akalp http://bit.ly/2c88mjJ

Play Your Position Podcast – Nellie Akalp is in It to Win It Again http://bit.ly/2c7qKtd

Businessing Magazine – Creative Perks to Offer Your Employees http://bit.ly/2bZdafG

AstUtemy – What Business Structure is Best for your Business? Webinar with Nellie Akalp http://bit.ly/2cRTXOk

Business2Community – 70 Female Business Executives Share Advice They would Give to Their Teenage Selves http://bit.ly/2d418Q7

Lets Get Radical Podcast – Getting Started in Business: An Interview with Nellie Akalp http://bit.ly/2cBJnoy

Success is the New Black – Nellie Akalp Shares Her Experience with CorpNet.com http://bit.ly/2dtFmIA

When I Work – The 10 Biggest Tax Mistakes Small Business Owners Risk Making http://bit.ly/2drYDWD

 

Expert Contributed Posts

Small Business Trends -Want to Change your Company’s Name? Here’s How – http://bit.ly/2bBKgBO

AllBusiness – Could Your ‘Facebookanality’ Be Hurting Your Business Reputation? http://bit.ly/2bR1gQH

Huffington Post – Back to School, Back to Business. Your Fall Startup Business Checklist http://huff.to/2coRreR

Accounting Today – Are You Ready to Start Your Own Accounting Firm? http://bit.ly/2cM9izT

Entrepreneur – Apply for a Trademark Before It’s Too Late http://entm.ag/2cmoSy3

AllBusiness – Could the LLC Structure Be a Smart Choice for Your Business? http://bit.ly/2cG0fLO

AllBusiness – 7 Things Every Partnership Agreements Needs to Address http://bit.ly/2cFIRJA

Entrepreneur – 5 Things We;ve Learned Competing Against the 800-lb Gorilla http://entm.ag/2d1D80A

                               

By | September 29th, 2016|Nellie in the News|1 Comment

Nellie in the News: July 2016

nellie in the newsWow – we’re a few days from August already! Where did the summer go? July has been another busy month for us helping entrepreneurs incorporate a business, form an LLC, file a DBA and more across all 50 states.

Our CEO Nellie Akalp has been out and about at events inspiring entrepreneurs to start a business like she did! She also of douse shared more expert tips in a variety of publications and podcasts.  keeping just as busy sharing expert tips and advice across many podcasts and blogs.

Here are some highlights from July and upcoming speaking appearances where you can see Nellie in person.

Want Nellie to speak at your next event or share her tips on your podcast? Contact her today

Upcoming Speaking Appearances

#DiversifyLA

Nellie will join other Los Angeles-based entrepreneurs in an enlightening panel discussion about local entrepreneurial issues.

August 2, 2016 at 7:00pm in Santa Monica, CA

More info and to register: http://bit.ly/2ahx9kP

Dream Girl Luncheon

Nellie will be a guest speaker at the Dream Girl Luncheon to inspire others to go after their entrepreneurial dreams as she did.

August 20th, 2016 in Burbank, CA

More info and tickets: http://bit.ly/2abOjPU

Interviews & press Mentions

Xpat Nation – Entrepreneur Immigrant of the Week: Nellie Akalp of CorpNet.com http://bit.ly/29rCzNL

CPA Magazine – Milton Turcios of the CorpNet.com team sits down with CPA Magazine to share how we help CPAs http://huff.to/29ymEyw

The Small Business Advocate Show – How to Legallize your Multi-Unit Business http://bit.ly/29JLgyt

BizHumm – Today we Visit Founder of CorpNet, Nellie Akalp http://bit.ly/2a0tbje

My Business Genie – 8 Expert Insights on How to Boost Your Small Business Growth http://bit.ly/29UJNVH

Bplans – What Business to Start? Look in the Mirror. Depends on You http://bit.ly/2aevoJX

Boss Girl Creative – Interview with Nellie Akalp of CorpNet.com http://bit.ly/2axa2Ya

WiseStamp – 21 Fantastic Resources to Get Your Small Business on Track This Summer http://bit.ly/2abQEjP

Expert Contributed Posts

Forbes – 7 Face-to-Face Networking Mistakes That Could Kill Your Professional Image http://bit.ly/29ks5y3

Mashable – 6 Basic Essentials for Turning a Side Project Into a Business http://on.mash.to/29wfJSO

Entrepreneur – What’s the Best Way to Legally Structure Multiple Businesses? http://entm.ag/29EFuAO

Huffington Post – Starting a Business: You Might be Ready But is Your Family? http://huff.to/29ymEyw

Freshbooks – Copyright Law: What you need to know http://bit.ly/2agDHog

Secret Entourage – A Clear Guide to What A Registered Agent Really Is and Does http://bit.ly/2aek5Mc

By | July 28th, 2016|Nellie in the News|0 Comments

Nellie in the News: June 2016

nellie in the newsWhat an exciting month June was for the CorpNet team! We’ve been hard at work helping entrepreneurs incorporate a business, form an LLC, file a DBA and more across all 50 states.

Our CEO Nellie Akalp has been keeping just as busy sharing expert tips and advice across many podcasts and blogs. She is a fantastic resource for anyone starting a business so we definitely recommend you follow her on Twitter for the latest tips!

Here are some highlights from June and an upcoming speaking appearance where you can see Nellie in person.

Want Nellie to speak at your next event or share her tips on your podcast? Contact her today

Upcoming Speaking Appearances

Ellevate Network, Los Angeles

#GirlBoss: Stories from Female Founders

Nellie will join other female entrepreneurs in an enlightening panel discussion sure to inspire others!

July 26, 2016 at 7:00pm in Santa Monica, CA

More info and to register: http://bit.ly/292gDXh

 

Interviews & press Mentions

Small Business Advocate Radio – Tips on How to Name Your Company with Nellie Akalp http://bit.ly/1sNhEtn

Business Building Rockstars Podcast – Interview with Nellie Akalp http://bit.ly/1UlJeUL

Dave Bullis Podcast – Nellie Akalp discusses forming LLCs for film makers http://bit.ly/1sv9Ooe

HostGator – 30 Entrepreneurs Share the Best Advice Their Dad Ever Gave Them http://bit.ly/1OeDVdr

Digital 90210 – Interview with Business Expert Nellie Akalp http://bit.ly/1XVpezN

Business Leaders Radio – Interview with Nellie Akalp http://bit.ly/1rqR7kl

Fit Small Business – How to Create an LLC Operating Agreement http://bit.ly/1UQyWyY

Showcasing Women – The Legal Side of Naming Your Business: Webinar with Nellie Akalp http://bit.ly/1UXt6sN

Tenfold Blog – 32 Time-Saving Tips from Extremely Busy Business Pros http://bit.ly/295RrxN

 

Expert Contributed Posts

Accounting Today – How to Keep Your Accounting Business Compliant http://bit.ly/1RTgbGp

Forbes – Foreign Qualification: What It Takes to Do Business In Another State http://onforb.es/1OeDFev

Huffington Post – Choosing Your Business Name is a Big Deal: How to Do it Right http://huff.to/1UDNm2x

Entrepreneur – 6 Ways to Help Your Kids Start a Business This Summer and Learn About Life http://entm.ag/1ZBVFjE

Secret Entourage – 5 Myths About Registering Your Business http://bit.ly/1UvhRul

Small Business Trends – What is a Trademark? Is Your Business Ready For One? http://bit.ly/1tt9WF3

AllBusiness – 7 Face-to-Face Networking Mistakes That Could Kill Your Professional Image http://bit.ly/2982Krf

                               

By | June 30th, 2016|Nellie in the News, Other|0 Comments

Nellie in the News – May 2016

nellie in the newsIt’s officially summer time here in Westlake Village, CA where the CorpNet offices are located. Many of us hit up the beach this past weekend and had our first ocean swim of the season!

We had a great month helping entrepreneurs incorporate a business, form an LLC, file a DBA and more across all 50 states.

Our CEO Nellie Akalp also had another great month sharing her expert tips and advice across many podcasts and blogs. Check out some press highlights below!

Want Nellie to speak at your next event or share her tips on your podcast? Contact her today

Upcoming Speaking Appearances

Bixel Exchange

Nellie will be the guest speaker for Bixel Exchange, the emerging tech center at the Los Angeles area Chamber of Commerce, sharing the best advice she got when she started her business! Join Nellie for this event on June 22nd and follow her on Twitter for more information!

Interviews & press Mentions

Eventual Millionaire – Business and Family Success with Nellie Akalp http://bit.ly/1SyPLih

Small Business Trends – 10 Tips to Help your Business Become More Profitable http://bit.ly/1YigcZX

Business Mistakes Podcast – This is How Overspending on Google Ads will Hurt your Business with Nellie Akalp http://bit.ly/1U7KuuE

ConvertKit – Top Advice for New Bloggers http://bit.ly/1TKrqH0

AMEX OPEN Forum – Inspiration Strikes: 7 Ways to Help Make Time for Creative Insights http://amex.co/1Vi9t3E

Business Breakthrough Podcast – Lessons from a Serial Entrepreneur http://bit.ly/1TA1oIj

Expert Contributed Posts

Intuit – When is the Best Time to Incorporate Your Business? http://intuit.me/23jiOIq

Freshbooks – How to Decide What Business Structure is Best for Your Business http://bit.ly/21xRF5h

Huffington Post – 5 Ways Your Family Can Fuel Your Business Success http://huff.to/1TRBrRd

Small Business Trends – It Might Be Time to Restructure Your Sole Proprietorship http://bit.ly/1ZN2O0z

Entrepreneur – Are Small Businesses Spending Too Much Time on Social Media? http://entm.ag/1Op3rMT

Small Business Trends – 5 Lessons that Show How to Grow Your Business http://bit.ly/1YW8vZL

GoDaddy – Sole Proprietorship? LLC? Know Your Best Entity Options http://bit.ly/1OPHIIS

Showcasing Women – 5 Tips to Leave Work Behind While You’re on Vacation http://bit.ly/25kh7xe

By | May 31st, 2016|Nellie in the News|0 Comments

Nellie in the News: March 2016

nellie in the newsMarch has flown by and we are loving the smell of Spring in the air. We were busy this month doing what we love –  forming LLCs and helping entrepreneurs incorporate their businesses!

Nellie was busy yet again this month sharing tips, leading workshops and chatting on podcasts to inspire and motivate entrepreneurs to go after their dreams and start a business just like she and her husband did! Here’s a recap of this month’s interviews and contributed articles as well as an upcoming appearance!

Want Nellie to speak at your next event or share her tips on your podcast? Contact her today!

Upcoming Speaking Appearances

NAWBO VC – BRAVO Awards

Nellie will be receiving her award for Women Business Owner of the Year by NAWBO Ventura County on Friday, April 1, 2016. More info and tickets: http://bit.ly/1LEbtQY

 

Interviews & press Mentions

First Site Guide – Insight into the CorpNet.com blog http://bit.ly/1ScAhRn

City Print Design – 39 Small Business Pros Share Their #1 Small Business Marketing Tip for 2016 http://bit.ly/1YciIkP

Web Success Coaching Podcast – Tips on Forming an LLC – Interview with Nellie Akalp of CorpNet.com http://bit.ly/1Yt44FS

Thom Singer Podcast – Nellie Akalp – Entrepreneur, Wife and Mom http://bit.ly/1UbOkGS

Bright Ideas Podcast – How Nellie Akalp Built and Sold her Company to Intuit http://bit.ly/2298bcv

Evan Carmichael – March 2016 Top 100 Startup Experts to Follow on Twitter http://bit.ly/1ZkzEGm

The Acorn – Local Entrepreneur is Top Business Owner http://bit.ly/1RzWS5l

InfusionSoft – Productivity Tips, Trick and Hacks http://bit.ly/1ZGx4L6

The Real Deal Podcast – Balancing Success with Nellie Akalp http://bit.ly/1WSPoid

Lacy Boggs – How to Keep Your Blog Legal: Tips from CorpNet http://bit.ly/22HGMSs

From Founder to CEO Podcast – Nellie Akalp http://bit.ly/1Su0l8C

Rental Income Podcast – 5 Golden Rules of LLC’s for Rental Properties with Nellie Akalp http://bit.ly/22Yywdw

 

Expert Contributed Posts

Entrepreneur – Your New Business Name Sound be Memorable, Spell-able and Available http://entm.ag/1KYg1S3

CPA Practice Advisor – How to Help Small Businesses Pick, Register and Protect a Name http://bit.ly/1QRTmsV

Huffington Post – How to Keep Brain Fog at Bay http://huff.to/1Qr0jxQ

AllBusiness – How Much Protection Does a Trademark Really Give Your Business? http://bit.ly/21Wllt9

Small Business Trends – The Benefits of an S Corporation http://bit.ly/1nrGtbb

Showcasing Women – Work from Home? What you Need to Know Before Tax Time http://bit.ly/1VjSY6t

Mashable – How to File Your Taxes as a Freelancer http://on.mash.to/1LBhFt5

Forbes – 4 Little Email Marketing No-Nos That Could Land You in Big Trouble http://onforb.es/1Sb4FqF

Secret Entourage – How to Stay Competitive in a Saturated Market http://bit.ly/1T9wMM3

By | March 31st, 2016|Nellie in the News|0 Comments

Nellie in the News: February 2016

Wow – February went by fast around the CorpNet offices.  March is already next week and we’re busy helping entrepreneurs start a business making the year fly by already.

Nellie has been busy leading us daily and sharing her expertise across blogs, podcasts, webinars and in-person events. Here is what she was up to this month.

Want Nellie to speak at your next event or share her tips on your podcast? Contact her today

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Speaking

Startup Weekend Ventura County

Nellie and her husband/Business partner Phil Akalp will be speaking on starting and growing a successful business on March 11, 2016. More info and tickets: http://bit.ly/1QomPa1

OCIACC

Nellie will be presenting a workshop to the Orange County Iranian-American Chamber of Commerce on March 22nd at 6:00pm all about Small Business Incorporation. Members can attend for free and non-members have to pay $10. More info and tickets: http://bit.ly/24nCWMJ

 

Interviews & press Mentions

monster.com – Tips on how to Jumpstart your Company’s Social Media Strategy http://mnstr.me/1QXTTYA

Parent Entrepreneur Podcast – Tailor your Parenting Experience to Create Business Success with Nellie Akalp http://bit.ly/1X1jcJV

Hearpreneur – Nellie and 14 Entrepreneurs Reveal What Entrepreneurship Means to Them http://bit.ly/1LbC6a6

Small Business Advocate – Why Your Business Should Be its Own Legal Entity with Nellie Akalp http://bit.ly/1PMjKC3

Small Business Advocate – Should Your Business be an S Corporation or an LLC with Nellie Akalp http://bit.ly/1PMjKC3

Cake HR blog – “Mompreneur” – A defining or limiting word for working moms? http://bit.ly/1RmWyeD

Office Hours FM – Legal Startup Tips with Nellie Akalp http://bit.ly/1RJJYq9

Thousand Oaks Acorn – In Business for Business – a feature story on Nellie Akalp http://bit.ly/1ToHPjz

amazing.com Nellie and 5 Entrepreneurs Share the Best Advice They Ever Got http://bit.ly/1ouonH9

SCORE podcast – Business Incorporation 101 with Nellie Akalp http://bit.ly/1PLyobp

Working Women Entrepreneur – Do It To Win It with Nellie Akalp of CorpNet.com http://bit.ly/1UkIFPd

 

Expert Contributed Posts

Forbes – 6 Ways to Fall In Love Again with Your Business http://onforb.es/1O52Usw

Small Business Trends – The Right and Wrong Reasons to Incorporate or Form an LLC http://bit.ly/1PKDOVq

Huffington Post – The Problem with Agreeing to Let Someone “Pick Your Brain” http://huff.to/20LzyvR

Showcasing Women – Do I Really Need a Patent? What You Need to Know Today http://bit.ly/20qVWoI

Freshbooks – Why You Need a Business Bank Account http://bit.ly/1PMPfIN

GoDaddy – How to Avoid Late Fees (and worse fates) For your Business http://bit.ly/1QcaAPq