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Have you thought about "Paying Bills" with ITEX dollars? Cash flow is pretty tight for a lot of companies today. This might delay payment of bills for some past purchase or delay some much needed services on a building, or delayed buying advertising, or. ... more

Does any business owe you money that you are having a hard time collecting? Most business owners are challenged with buyers that are seemingly good payers but now and then get behind in paying your invoices. More seriously they can go out of business or ... more

Many of our members tell us that they only want to use ITEX dollars for business expenses. Just a thought - your personal income IS a business expense. If you're going to take a vacation, or go to the dentist, or get work done at your home, you pay y ... more

  Why do you work? To build the business? And then what? You've got to get out of town! For your business travel, as an employee perk, or a family weekend away, ITEX travel is a great option for you. As the only true national barter network, ITEX t ... more

Do You Know A Guy?
"I need a widget.  "OK, I know a guy." Are you a resource when things need to get done?...  Are you the one to call for almost anything?....  Most small business owners know what to do because you network with other small business owners. ... more

Have you ever had a business emergency? It's usually caused by the weather - Suzie can't get to work, Jamie has a flat tire, the customer delivery didn't get in as promised. My wife has an Expressive personality so most of the time, "the sky is falling! ... more

"I can never get anything I want through ITEX."  "I can get exactly what I want every time through ITEX!"  Neither statement is actually true. Through the ITEX Marketplace over 23,000 members transact around $14 million every 4 weeks. There is a ... more

What have you done for me lately? Have you ever said or thought this?  Have you ever heard this?  I'm sure your employees have. It's that time of year when we've been hard at work for months and working toward having a good year. Meanwhile the ... more

Stuck in a Rut?
Is your business in a rut? Same old thing, day in, day out.  Why do some business owners seem like they're continuing to grow or come up with new objectives and programs while others just stay in a rut? Consultants can give you some advice - and so c ... more