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Our Partners Spotlight

Six of America’s most iconic brands are coming together to provide you with the latest small business advice, resources, and thought-leadership to help you take your small business to the next level on your small business journey. You can leverage the experience and expertise of big brands to help move your small business forward.

  • exists for one primary reason: to help small businesses succeed online. With over 3 milion customers and 18 years of experience, we know what small businesses need to succeed on the web. We’re here to help with easy solutions that grow your business.
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  • Formed by the merger of Office Depot and OfficeMax, Office Depot, Inc. is a leading global provider of products, services, and solutions for every work space whether your workplace is an office, home, school, or car. Office Depot, Inc. is a resource and a catalyst to help customers work better. We are a single source for everything customers need to be more productive, including the latest technology, core office supplies, facilities products, furniture, and school essentials. The company also provides a variety of services including copy and print, technical services, mailing and shipping.
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  • Microsoft is committed to helping small businesses realize their full potential through use of innovative, and reliable technology regardless of their size of their business. Millions of small businesses across the U.S. and in the world use Microsoft technology to: Grow efficiently Conduct business anywhere Connect with customers Safeguard their business
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  • One Size Does Not Fit All: Your business is vastly different than the business located next to you. Why should your coverage be the same? Allstate recognizes a “one size fits all” approach is outdated and we’ve designed protection products that cover what matters most…the risks specific to your business.
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  • LegalShield is one of the North America’s leading providers of legal safeguards for individuals, families and small businesses. The company also offers one of the industry’s most affordable and comprehensive identity theft plans, IDShield. LegalShield plans provide protection to more than 4.1 million individuals, and IDShield provides identity monitoring and restoration services to more than 1.64 million individuals across North America. More than 141,000 companies offer LegalShield and IDShield plans to their employees as a voluntary benefit.

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  • 1-800Accountant is a nationwide virtual accounting firm that combines the convenience of technology with proactive, year-round support from a team of experienced accounting professionals. Our service seamlessly combines the speed and convenience of mobile and desktop technology with real-life support from a team of accountants, certified public accountants, enrolled agents, and bookkeepers. No matter your industry, you can rest easy knowing that we’ll provide industry-specific, year-round assistance while handling all the heavy lifting - tax advisory and tax preparation, bookkeeping, payroll, audit support, and more!
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