Deanna L. Barzak is the Business Services Relationship Manager for Telhio Credit Union. She is responsible for serving Telhio’s business members. Deanna previously served as a business banking specialist at a major local banking institution. Prior to that she held various member and business service roles at Navy Federal Credit Union and the Congressional Federal Credit Union in Virginia. Deanna has a bachelor's degree from Radford University. She currently resides in Columbus, and is a volunteer with Rebuild Together and the Columbus Young Professionals Club.
With the holiday season in full swing, itâ€™s easy to forego some of your financial duties, but now is the time to plan ahead for the success of your business. Start the New Year on a positive note by learning from the mistakes of others. Here are five things that will sabotage your small business:
By... December 5th, 2013 | $traight Talk | Read More
Holiday season is right around the corner, and as a small business owner, now is the time to start prepping your business. Consumers are beginning their holiday shopping earlier and earlier, and if your business and employees arenâ€™t ready and organized by the time the holiday chaos kicks off, you could... November 7th, 2013 | $traight Talk | Read More
As a small business owner, you know that financial management is key to the success of your business. But between logging and paying bills, administrative duties, client phone calls and employee meetings, even the most experienced business owner can let something slip through the cracks. Here are three... October 3rd, 2013 | $traight Talk | Read More
As a business owner, you know that thorough planning is essential to the success of your business. With autumn in full swing and the end of the year right around the corner, now is the perfect time to put together your annual business plan.
While you may be dreading those three words, donâ€™t fretâ€”your... September 5th, 2013 | $traight Talk | Read More
As a small business owner, you know it can be difficult to stretch what is most likely a tiny budget. But with a few small tweaks, you can be saving a hefty amount of money in places you didnâ€™t even realize. Below are four easy ways for you to save money in your small business:
By Deanna Barzak, Business... August 8th, 2013 | $traight Talk | Read More
When it comes to starting your own business, there are many tasks you need to complete that may seem daunting, such as choosing your business structure. Between LLCs and S Corporations, you may not know which is right for you and your company. Below are a few differences between these two small-business-friendly... July 4th, 2013 | $traight Talk | Read More
Applying for a business loan can be a stressful part of owning your own business. But, if youâ€™ve done your research, you know your borrowing options and you know itâ€™s time to apply for a loan, actually meeting with a lender can be stress-free, simply by being prepared.
By Deanna Barzak, Business... June 6th, 2013 | $traight Talk | Read More
A healthy cash flow is crucial for the success of a small business, but it’s not always easy to come by. If you’re having trouble maintaining your cash flow, taking out a business loan or line of credit can be a quick fix.
Here are three important things to do when taking out... May 2nd, 2013 | $traight Talk | Read More