Tag Archives: RGV Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

Boots to Business Reboot

Boots to Business Reboot provides aid to veterans as small business owners and entrepreneurs. The program takes place from 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m., providing an overview of business ownership as a career vocation. Additionally, veterans receive an outline and knowledge on the components of a business plan and a practical exercise in opportunity recognition. An introduction to available public and private sector resources is also available. The two-step process of…

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H-E-B Primo Picks: Quest for Texas Best

H-E-B is launching its sixth, annual “H-E-B Primo Picks: Quest for Texas Best” contest. The Texas-based grocery store will taste hundreds of entries from across the state to bring only the very best to their store shelves. To learn more about this contest, small businesses should attend this workshop. “We encourage small business owners with ready-products to attend this session. H-E-B representatives will be on hand to answer audience questions…

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Boots to Business Reboot Aids Veterans

Boots to Business Reboot takes place Feb. 22 at the RGV Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, providing aid to veterans as small business owners and entrepreneurs. The program takes place from 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m., providing an overview of business ownership as a career vocation. Additionally, veterans receive an outline and knowledge on the components of a business plan and a practical exercise in opportunity recognition. An introduction to available public and…

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Tax Tips for Small Businesses

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Topics include small business tax forms and deadlines, and methods on filing and paying taxes. Attendees also learn personal verses business expenses and more. The free session is presented by tax experts at CAS CPA, LLC in McAllen. “It’s tax time again, and many business owners may have concerns over their small business taxes. Minimizing tax liabilities and taking advantage of tax incentives are vitally crucial to business success, especially…

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Work Visa Rules See Changes

On the same day that President Donald Trump visited the Rio Grande Valley to drum up support for a border wall, a group of business people gathered to learn about immigration issues facing workers and employers. “It’s really hard to keep up. Changes are occurring on an almost daily basis and the changes are affecting immigrants and employers,” said immigration attorney Belia A. Pena, who presented the workshop sponsored by…

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Tax Tips for Small Businesses

Business owners, who want to better prepare for the upcoming tax season, are invited to a tax seminar by Salinas, Allen & Schmitt, LLP. Co-sponsored by the RGV Hispanic Chamber of Commerce and UTRGV Small Business Development Center, this seminar teaches business owners how to better manage their small business expenses when filing their taxes. There is no fee to attend but pre-registration is required to secure a seat. To…

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Financing Options for Small Businesses

Is your existing business looking for financing? Lending experts lead a panel discussion on small business loans, covering requirements that a business owner should meet in order to secure a loan. Panelists include the U.S. Small Business Administration, LiftFund and PeopleFund. Attendees will also have the opportunity to ask questions relevant to their own small businesses. Pre-registration is required to secure a seat for this free workshop. To register for this…

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H-E-B Buys Texas First!

Small businesses are invited to a workshop on how to do business with H-E-B Grocery. The session will be held on November 15 from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at The Monitor, located at 1400 E. Nolana Avenue in McAllen. The “H-E-B Buys Texas First!” workshop offers attendees information on how they can do business with H-E-B or on how to sell their general merchandize and food products at this…

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Starting a Business

The “Starting a Business” workshop cover what steps prospective business owners need to take to start a business and features speakers from the U.S. Small Business Administration and the UTRGV Small Business Development Center (SBDC). This session is sponsored by the UTRGV SBDC and hosted by the RGV Hispanic Chamber of Commerce. Pre-registration is required to secure a seat. To register for this seminar, contact the RGV Hispanic Chamber of…

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