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A Virtual Private Network (VPN) can help protect data privacy during online transactions, but it’s not a magic wand. Whether you go with one of the many popular VPN service providers or have a VPN built specifically for your organization, you need to understand both the capabilities and the limitations of VPN technology – especially where your data security is concerned. Let’s examine what VPNs can and can’t do for you.

Resolving a technical issue when you are running a small time business can be frustrating and exorbitant. If all the investments are spent on resolving technical issues, what about other services which need upgrade? At this instant, the owners themselves take up the work of resolving the issue, which may further complicate the issue as they have no knowledge when it comes to IT solutions. This can test their patience and be frustrating and may lead to hopelessness.

Check out the "Summer of Independents" celebration by the Austin Independent Business Alliance.  In a show of its dedicated support of local, independent businesses in Austin, the AIBA is hosting an air-conditioned scavenger hunt of small businesses.  

At Gravity Systems, we support computer systems every day for many small businesses. There are a lot of common questions we are asked by business owners and office managers. We decided to include them in a blog series beginning with this one regarding Quickbooks.