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Time to cash in on your hard work? – Sell your business!

The past three years have shown a steady increase in the sales volume of small businesses across the United States. The business brokerage firm, BizBuySell recently published sales trend data on small business buy/sell transactions and the numbers point to

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And the answer is… NO! Reasons for business loan denials.

Bank money is the easiest, cheapest money to get for most small business owners. How easy or how cheap are relative terms however, and you may not be having such a great time tracking down funding for your small business,

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Crowdfunding is growing… Up!

Until recently, crowdfunding has been limited to what amounts to “charitable giving” via online platforms. You may have heard of Kickstarter who is currently one of the largest online platforms in the crowdfunding arena. When they arrived on the scene,

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Dollars & Digits: R2-D2 is your new financial advisor

As a small business owner, you keep an eye on every penny that comes and goes through your business.  You probably keep an especially close eye on the money you put into retirement.  So how do you feel about machines

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How to Manage Small Business Finances

Cash is king, cash-flow kills and accounting is a daunting task.  All of these statements are true and all of them are popular among many small business owners. So it is a good idea to focus on what is truly

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Own a Business? Be Prepared – Monitor Your Credit

Your personal credit score can be very important when seeking employment, obtaining some types of insurance and getting a business loan. Whether you are starting a new business or looking to expand a business, chances are you will need to obtain

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Small business survival is numbers game

Small businesses that survive know the numbers of their business. The number of potential clients, the number of products in inventory, and the number of prospects it takes to land a sale are all examples of the many different quantifiable

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