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12 Money Saving Tech Tips For SMBs

Smaller companies are under constant pressure to maximize their performance with minimal resources. However, you can't do business without technology -- and tech means spending money, something there never seems to be quite enough of for growing businesses. You keep a vigilant eye on costs as a matter of course. So you need to be creative to get what you and your employees need -- from phone service to software to desks and chairs -- without busting the budget. No matter what your business needs
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Mailing and shipping costs continue to rise -- FedEx, UPS, and USPS will all increase rates in 2011, and although the postal service had its request to raise the price of a stamp denied (again), it's only a matter of time, Online postage sites like stamps.com can offer savings and convenience. (Or you could start warehousing Forever stamps.)

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