Economists are reporting that the economy is showing signs of recovery. Daily there are reports that the future for business is looking brighter; increased hiring, raises in compensation, etc., but, it will be a steady climb back… not an overnight flip. Business owners need to be aware that, while the business world does seem to be showing improvement, it is still vital that we make savvy business decisions to keep cash flowing and business growing. One method often overlooked, or simply misunderstood, is receivables factoring. If the business owner wants to ensure the viability of their business then it is vital that they address the issue of cash flow. Factoring receivables is an easy way to boost your cash flow to meet needs such as payroll, supply purchasing, and the day-to-day expenses of running a business.