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Davina Ward

Davina Ward

Expert Analyst & Reviewer
A New York native, Davina earned her BA in English from SUNY Geneseo in 2018. After graduating, she began her career as a freelance writing generalist before finding a niche writing about SaaS. Davina unironically enjoys testing and reviewing software on her free time but otherwise can be found oscillating between hobbies every few weeks or so — most recently, longboarding.
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What’s The Difference Between FSA VS HSA Accounts?

Both a flexible spending account (FSA) and a health savings account (HSA) can provide individuals with access to tax-advantaged accounts to cover qualified medical expenses. However, there are significant differences between FSA vs HSA accounts, including contribution limits, account mobility, rollover limits, tax liability, and qualification requirements.

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Jun 9, 2022 Filed under: Payroll 0
Construction payroll software

The 6 Best Construction Payroll Software

Construction payroll software should be designed to handle the complex payroll needs of construction companies. Support for multiple pay rates and schedules, 1099 contractor payments, deductions, reporting, integrations, and job costing are just some features the best construction agency payroll software should have.

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Jul 21, 2022 Filed under: Payroll 0
Heartland Payroll logo

Heartland Payroll Review

Heartland Payroll is a solid payroll and HR solution that offers plenty of features, HR resources, and top-notch customer service, but it lacks any standout features, isn’t transparent about its pricing and security, and doesn’t include benefits administration.

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Jun 9, 2022 Filed under: Payroll Services & Software Reviews 0

The Best Payroll Software For Restaurants

The right restaurant payroll software should be able to help you manage crucial back-end tasks like time tracking, managing taxes, and benefits. Fortunately, there are plenty of payroll software options that can handle all of those needs and more. But you’ll want to make sure that you’re not being overcharged for services you don’t need.

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Jul 21, 2022 Filed under: Payroll 0
Gusto payroll

How To Process Gusto Payroll in 5 Steps

The great thing about learning how to use Gusto is that it’s incredibly easy to use, regardless of your experience level with running payroll. However, that’s just the tip of the iceberg. Getting the most out of Gusto’s platform starts with understanding all it has to offer.

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Jan 26, 2022 Filed under: Payroll 0

What To Do When A Client Doesn’t Pay

With the US’s debt collection industry accruing an annual revenue of about $13.4 billion, it’s safe to say that non-paying customers are a fairly common occurrence in the business realm. However, before you send your customer accounts to collections and wash your hands of the matter, make sure you have exhausted all viable means of contact and collection with the customer.

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Jan 20, 2022 Filed under: Accounting, Bookkeeping, Invoicing 0

What Is Hazard Pay & Should You Be Paying It?

Should you offer hazard pay? The COVID-19 pandemic brought the issue of hazard pay into the public spotlight and spurred many local governments to action, with hazard pay ordinances popping up in 49 states. Find out how and when hazard pay is appropriate, and see if it’s required in your local area.

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Oct 27, 2021 Filed under: Payroll 0

How To Use Square Payroll In 5 Steps

Square Payroll is full-service payroll software for businesses of all sizes. The software offers robust payroll automation and tools that will save your business time when it comes to paying employees and contractors. This guide will walk you through the process of running payroll with Square Payroll.

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Oct 19, 2021 Filed under: Payroll 0

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