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Jared Beilby

Jared Beilby

Expert Analyst & Reviewer at Merchant Maverick
A credit card analyst and expert in neobanking, Jared has been researching and writing about small business finance since 2018. His data studies have been cited in a number of media outlets, including Forbes, MSN, and NBC. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism from George Fox University.
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Ramp VS Brex

Ramp VS Brex Comparison 2022

By tackling Ramp VS Brex, we’re comparing two of the top modern corporate card companies on the market today. Both Brex and Ramp offer competitive corporate card programs with exciting rewards, as well as expense management and bill pay tools for a variety of businesses. So now that we’ve introduced the players, let’s take a bit deeper look into what exactly Ramp and Brex do.

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Mar 1, 2022 Filed under: Corporate Cards, Small Business 0

Best States For Black Entrepreneurs In 2022

Despite continuing inequities and the COVID-19 pandemic, Black entrepreneurship is growing in record numbers. Because of America’s size and diversity, business success rates can vary heavily depending on location. To understand where in the US Black entrepreneurs are best positioned to succeed, Merchant Maverick set out to rank every state based on an array of metrics. Here are the most supportive states for Black-owned businesses.

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Feb 1, 2022 Filed under: Small Business 0

The 10 Best States For Women-Led Startups In 2022

The 10 best states for women-led startups, led by Colorado, shine when it comes to metrics of gender parity, cost of living, and tax rates. What’s more, investors in these states are finally giving a fair shake to women-owned startups. Despite COVID, 2021 was a record-shattering year as female-only founded startups across the nation collected $5.6 billion, up an astounding $2 billion from the previous record set in 2019

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Jan 4, 2022 Filed under: Small Business 0

What Are Corporate Credit Cards & How Do They Work?

While corporate cards are a big business these days, they remain a relative oddity in the greater credit card scene. Not as ubiquitous as personal or small business credit cards, corporate cards aren’t exactly easy to understand. For one, getting a corporate card isn’t as easy as filling out an online application. And properly managing a corporate card program isn’t something you can just set up and forget.

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Feb 10, 2022 Filed under: Corporate Cards 0

Top 7 Jobs About To Disappear (And 3 That Will Emerge) Due To COVID

Merchant Maverick’s latest report contains a clear finding: customer-facing service jobs easily replaced by technology will disappear at a stunning rate. Seven job categories affected by technological advancements are estimated to drop nearly 20% on average by 2029. This means that roughly one out of every five employees who leaves one of these jobs over the next decade will not be replaced.

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Aug 16, 2021 Filed under: Small Business 0

The 10 Best Cities For Women In Tech 2021

In this study, the “Best Tech Cities For Women In 2021″, we looked at 100 cities to analyze gender equality metrics on a city level as well as the overall economic viability of each city. Read on for a look at the 10 best (and worst) cities for women in tech.

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Jul 12, 2021 Filed under: Small Business 0

The 10 Best US Cities For Pay In 2021

Tech cities are the place to be if you want to earn big and keep more of what you earn, according to Merchant Maverick’s latest data report, “The 10 Best US Cities For Pay In 2021.” Our study ranked the 100 biggest US metro areas according to salary value, and the findings are clear: When it comes to high pay, tech cities come out on top, even accounting for the high cost of living in many places.

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May 24, 2021 Filed under: Small Business 0

The Highest Paying Industries For Gig Economy Jobs In 2021

As Merchant Maverick’s latest report, the “Highest Paying Industries For Gig Economy Jobs In 2021” demonstrates clearly, most of the premium gig economy industries require a large initial outlay of resources, whether in the form of cash or time. Read on for a look at what it takes to break into and succeed at the best, most high-paying side hustles.

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Mar 8, 2021 Filed under: Small Business 0

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