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Finding the right fit for small business financing is a unique process for each business owner. The Small Business Administration, private investors, crowdfunders, family, and friends are all tried-and-true... MORE
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Understanding Surety Bonds: The Very Basics

Companies often consider a surety bond to be a form of an insurance. While this mistake is common, and even not entirely a mistake, the characteristics of this legal... MORE
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Sep 18

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Startups Need Financial Planning First

You’ve got big ideas, but how do you get there from here? Without a detailed financial plan, taking action is a gamble, but so is putting your plans on hold. An... MORE
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How to Outsource Business Processes

It’s been well-established that any skills that lie outside of your “core competencies” are best outsourced to experts. What’s new is that cloud computing has blown the lid off the... MORE
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Apr 30

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How a Healthy Business Doesn’t Guarantee Business Success

A study found that one of the key factors for business success is simply being savvy about financing and credit options, particularly the non-standard variety. It pays to be... GO TO ARTICLE
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Apr 22

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It’s Time To Get Your Business Finances In Order

The more organized you are, the more control you have. Here are some tips if it seems impossible to find the time.GO TO ARTICLE
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Mar 18

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3 Financial Worries That Didn’t Exist For Your Parents

Over the past few years, new complications and hazards have arisen for young people managing their finances. Here are a few new factors that will impact millennials.GO TO ARTICLE
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Mar 17

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3 Limiting Myths About Small Business Loans Dismantled

It’s true that the rules have changed for obtaining small business loans. As banks have become more gun-shy about lending to small businesses, it has become harder to get startup... MORE
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Feb 04

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Why Credit is Crucial for Small Businesses

If you have poor credit, it will be difficult to obtain the financing to run your business, and you may face numerous other obstacles. Whether your score has been hurt... MORE
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Jan 23

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Effectively Pricing Your Consulting Services

Are you making what you are worth? Is your consulting service valued appropriately for the market? Is your annual income at the desired level? Entrepreneurs and small business owners... MORE