Port Saint Lucie Local Business Forum

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Do you think it's a good idea to give travelers the opportunity to pay on your website using Bitcoin the new digital currency?

    Bryan Yatkowitz from Travel Obsessions a franchise of Dream Vacations
    Port Saint Lucie, FL • 6 Locals Recommend Them • Answered on Thursday, September 21, 2017

    Bitcoin is not new. Just became popular because it isn't traceable.

    We are a franchise and all money flows through the vendor. They won't accept it

Instagram Ratings and Reviews
Asked by Instagram on Mar 09, 2016 • Tagged in General Discussion
Alignable members are weighing in with their opinions on Instagram. Have you rated Instagram yet? Add your rating and then check out other member's opinions and... (more)
    Robin Potter from River Cat Gourmet
    Port Saint Lucie, FL • 0 Locals Recommend Them • Reviewed on Wednesday, September 20, 2017

    Instagram is a great platform to interact with with customers and future customers. It's a way for our current Personal Chef business and future restaurant to show... (more)

Pros and Cons of Using Instagram and Facebook to Promote Your Business?
Asked by Grace, Kapolei, HI on Sep 17, 2017 • Tagged in Word-of-Mouth
    Howard Beauchamp from Howard Beauchamp . CD . Art Director . Brand builder
    Port Saint Lucie, FL • 0 Locals Recommend Them • Answered on Wednesday, September 20, 2017

    Both work . Depends on the target audience you want to reach . Call me or email me if you would like some help. 7772 333 - 0364 / e: [email address]

What Is the Biggest Hurdle Stopping Your Business to Succeed Online?
Asked by Chris, Doral, FL on Sep 18, 2017 • Tagged in General Discussion
    Darren Jett from Less Paper Co.
    Port Saint Lucie, FL • 0 Locals Recommend Them • Answered on Tuesday, September 19, 2017

    SEO is hard and generally pretty expensive if you were to have someone do it for you - especially in competitive markets. PPC can also be very expensive, especially... (more)

How Do You Inform a Homeowner Selling Independently of the Benefits of Using a Knowledgeable Realtor?
Asked by Brandon, Roseville, CA on Sep 15, 2017 • Tagged in General Discussion

How do I inform a homeowner selling their house independently the benefits of using a knowledgeable Realtor?

    Sandra Ledford from Coastal Real Estate Services, LLC
    Port Saint Lucie, FL • 0 Locals Recommend Them • Answered on Friday, September 15, 2017

    Contact us directly and we can go over the benefits of using a Realtor vs. selling on your own. One with be marketing, knowledge of the market to get the best rate... (more)

What Is the Best Way to Do Your Own Corporate Taxes?
Asked by Ahmad, Brockville, ON on Sep 11, 2017 • Tagged in General Discussion

What is the best way to do your own corporate taxes?

Thank you all in advance.

    Jeffrey Schneider, EA,CTRS, NTPI Fellow from SFS Tax Problem Solutions
    Port Saint Lucie, FL • 1 Local Recommends Them • Answered on Monday, September 11, 2017

    you shouldn't. filing a 1120, 1120S or 1065 is not easy. you should retain a professional like an Enrolled Agent (like yours truly) to prepare it for you. That way,... (more)

Google Apps Ratings and Reviews
Asked by Google Apps on Aug 04, 2016 • Tagged in General Discussion
Alignable members are weighing in with their opinions on Google Apps. Have you rated Google Apps yet? Add your rating and then check out other member's opinions and... (more)
    Sean Claesgens from Claesgens Integrated, LLC & FloScope.tv
    Port Saint Lucie, FL • 6 Locals Recommend Them • Reviewed on Monday, September 11, 2017

    After many years of faithful Microsoft Office use, a few years ago I switched to G-Suite and have never looked back. Once I adjusted to some minir differences in use... (more)

What Does Your Office Run On-MS Office or G-Suite or Something Else?
Asked by Jason, South Bend, IN on Sep 07, 2017 • Tagged in General Discussion

MS Office or G-Suite or something else - what does your office run on? G-Suite is making a run on office share, but MS Office is the decades-long leader. Hate if you... (more)

    Sean Claesgens from Claesgens Integrated, LLC & FloScope.tv
    Port Saint Lucie, FL • 6 Locals Recommend Them • Answered on Friday, September 8, 2017

    After many years of faithful Microsoft Office use, a few years ago I switched to G-Suite and have never looked back. Once I adjusted to some minir differences in use... (more)

What Is the Best Way to Decide Whom to Send Marketing Materials To as a Tax Professional?
Asked by Nicole, MANTECA, CA on Sep 05, 2017 • Tagged in Online Marketing
    Ali Schneider from SFS Tax Problem Solutions
    Port Saint Lucie, FL • 1 Local Recommends Them • Answered on Wednesday, September 6, 2017

    Before you send out a marketing piece you need to create your perfect client avatar and create your piece around that individual.

What Can I Do to Get More Business as an Accountant?
Asked by Frank, bellerose, NY on Aug 30, 2017 • Tagged in Selling

What can i do to get more business as an accountant

    Ali Schneider from SFS Tax Problem Solutions
    Port Saint Lucie, FL • 1 Local Recommends Them • Answered on Thursday, August 31, 2017

    Networking on and offline is a great way to reach out to professionals in your sphere of influence. Online credibility is very important so remember to post... (more)