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Pack for a Purpose

April 4, 2016 – Small Business Growth Alliance (SBGA) Volunteers at Orange County Food Bank to Assemble Food Packages for Citizens in Need This Saturday, approximately a hundred Small Business Growth Alliance (SBGA) team members volunteered at the Orange County Food Bank to pack boxes full of essential food items for low income families across the greater Orange County Area. This was not the first time that SBGA has donated their time to the Orange County Food Bank. In the two previous... Read More »

I Wish to Ride a Train

March 28, 2016 – Small Business Growth Alliance (SBGA) and Make-A-Wish Partnership Grants a Boy’s Wish to Travel by Train to Los Angeles Justin is a 4-year-old boy living with neuroblastoma. He likes to spend his time playing with toy trains and loves watching his favorite television show about a train named Thomas. Justin loves to watch the trains go by on the railroad tracks, always wondering where they’re going. At such a young age, his fascination for trains had made him eager to... Read More »

A Day in the Shade

October 30, 2015 – Small Business Growth Alliance (SBGA) Volunteers Head to the Gardens to Nurture Trees and Foliage at the ShadeTree Partnership As the days get warmer, oceans get browner, and skies get foggier, it gets harder and harder to deny that we’re having an adverse impact on the Earth we share. Science continues to prove that if we don’t change the way that we treat the Earth, there soon won’t be much of Earth left. While national and worldwide organizations work to... Read More »

Employee Appreciation Day

September 11, 2015 – Small Business Growth Alliance (SBGA) Takes a Day Out of Busy Employee Schedules to Celebrate Their Work at Annual Company Picnic As summer came to an end, the Small Business Growth Alliance (SBGA) made sure to give their employees a day of sunshine and teambuilding at the company’s annual picnic event. The business solutions provider, which has been busier than normal lately with the nationwide transition to EMV smart chip card acceptance, wanted to make sure they... Read More »

Dolphin Days

August 17, 2015 – Local Boy Travels to Hawaii to Play with Dolphins Thanks to Efforts of Small Business Growth Alliance (SBGA) and Make-A-Wish Foundation® Three years can fly by for some people, and for others, it can drag on endlessly. For Zein, a local seven year old, three years is a marker to the date he was diagnosed with a life-threatening disease – a battle he continues to fight through the fast days and the slow. When Make-A-Wish® came to Zein asking where he would like to spend... Read More »

EMV for Everyone

August 10, 2015 – The Small Business Growth Alliance (SBGA) Releases EMV Smart Chip Card Solutions for All Business Types The shift to EMV smart chip technology has been high on the priorities list of electronic payments providers and merchants nationwide as the deadline for EMV compliance draws near. But as quickly as small business owners across the United States are upgrading their systems to be EMV-ready, there are still more who will not meet the deadline – and it’s not their... Read More »

A System for Every Business

August 1, 2015 – Small Business Growth Alliance (SBGA) Releases New Business Management Systems to Cater to Every Business The Small Business Growth Alliance (SBGA) was one of the first to introduce a completely new business management solution to the electronic payments marketplace. This system was intended to meet the growing needs of the credit card processing industry, providing businesses with EMV smart chip card capabilities, employee time clocks, inventory management, customer... Read More »

Kicking the Habit

June 10, 2015 – Small Business Growth Alliance (SBGA) Sponsors Program to Help People Live Healthier Lives with Smoking Cessation ProgramThe amount of cigarette smokers in the United States may have declined approximately 3.1% over the past 8 years, but still nearly 1 in 5 American adults currently smoke cigarettes. While 68.8% of smokers report that they want to stop smoking completely, freeing themselves from a nicotine addiction can be an uphill battle. For the second year in a row, the... Read More »

How to Use EMV

June 4, 2015 – A Guide to Using New EMV Smart Chip Cards and Systems from the Small Business Growth Alliance (SBGA)As many are already aware, the transition to EMV smart chip technology will soon be affecting business owners nationwide. Already 120 million Americans have received new credit and debit cards with EMV smart chip technology embedded inside to help heighten security against card fraud. By the end of 2015, this number is expected to rise to 600 million – and merchants everywhere... Read More »

Tricks of the Trade Show

May 15, 2015 – Small Business Growth Alliance (SBGA) Discounted Shipping Program Offers Support for Trade Show Participants At the height of trade show season, many businesses wonder whether they can participate in these events. While the benefits to attending trade shows are undeniable – according to the Center for Exhibition Industry Research, 81% of trade show attendees have purchasing power for their companies, meaning 4 out of every 5 people walking the floor are potential customers... Read More »

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