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You may be on the verge of adding your own startup to the more than 32 million small businesses representing 99.9% of all firms in the United States. The excitement of starting your own business with the expectation of watching it grow and prosper can quickly turn into disappointment and failure if you overlook the need to make your business legally compliant. Until a business begins generating an income, entrepreneurs launching new startups must make…

Photo: Canva Studio/Pexels More and more aspiring entrepreneurs are starting their own businesses these days. Whether it’s simply a need to be their own boss or a desire to do more to help their fellow man, these people find starting a business both satisfying and overwhelming at the same time. It’s not easy leading an ambitious startup, so to help you set off in the right direction, we’ve compiled a list of tips for a…

Starting a business with your own money, also called bootstrapping, can be an exciting prospect. When you fund your own business, you already save a lot of money since you won’t have any interest expenses that are payable on a business loan. In order to fund your own business, however, you may have to make certain changes, especially when it comes your spending habits. Here are some things that you can do to save enough…

There’s nothing quite like the excitement of starting your own business. No matter how daunting it may be to commit the time, energy, and financial commitment to a new business venture, the rewards and satisfaction can be more than worth it. There are risks that are inherent in any business opportunity, and one of the greatest challenges to launching your new business project is being able to finance it. The good news is that there…

Many people have a business idea, but when they think about how they’re going to fund it, they often become discouraged. Depending on the idea you have in mind, startup costs can seem overwhelming initially. The first suggestion people often give when you’re thinking about how to raise funds for a new business is to go to the loan and get a bank. However, you may not be able to take out a loan for…

Every successful business begins with a brilliant idea. But as any start-up company and entrepreneur will tell you, the real work comes after said idea is hatched. The critical link in the business success chain is funding, and that’s where most start-ups encounter their first major obstacle. Those who have done their homework know that various options exist, including angel or venture capital investment, crowdfunding, bank loans, and even financial support from family members and…