This section includes articles about small business finances. Our Finance section will educate you on how to manage your books, save money, sell your business, buy an existing business, how to start and build an emergency fund and much more.

It's a simple question. Is it yes or no? Do you really know what you're doing when you're looking to buy a franchise? Read this post so you can learn what not to do. Read More
That's not a typo. I want you to read this post-so you'll understand why making six-figures actually hurts your chances of becoming you're own boss. Please. Read. This. Read More
It's that time of year; the franchise rankings are out. Franchise Direct is really at the top of the charts when it comes to their deep-date dive of franchises. Check out The Top Global Franchises For 2017. Read More

Is It Time to Say Goodbye to Accepting Cash?

Is It Time to Say Goodbye to Accepting Cash? Avatar Posted by fundera under Finance
From https://www.fundera.com 29 days ago
Made Hot by: AmyJordan on March 1, 2017 1:12 pm
The assault on physical currency that began in the 1950s and 1960s with the introduction of credit cards is now a full-scale onslaught against banknotes, as smartphones and other forms of mobile technology increasingly muscle in on the global payment process.

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9 Ways to Get Free Help With Taxes from a Real Live Person

9 Ways to Get Free Help With Taxes from a Real Live Person Avatar Posted by stillwagon428 under Taxes
From https://smallbiztrends.com 29 days ago
Made Hot by: sophia2 on February 28, 2017 1:11 pm
Tax help can cost a lot of money. Pros charge $150 an hour on average to do a federal and state return, according to the National Society of Accountants. Help with planning, back taxes or audits can cost even more. But there are a few ways to get human tax help for free. Read More
Most of the people who want to become their own bosses these days want to own a business that provides growth-and lots of it. And one of the best ways to have a profitable business-one that grows, is to own one that dominates the local market. Check this out. Read More
The most important thing an aspiring entrepreneur should know before investing in a franchise is that doing so means not really being an entrepreneur. That’s the advice of Joel Libava, a franchise ownership consultant who is also known as The Franchise King. He says not everyone is suited for franc Read More

Dessert Franchises: Could Cookie Dough Shops Become A Thing?

Dessert Franchises: Could Cookie Dough Shops Become A Thing? Avatar Posted by franpro under Franchises
From https://www.thefranchiseking.com 39 days ago
Made Hot by: sophia2 on February 18, 2017 2:53 am
Could cookie dough dessert franchises be the next big thing? Find out by reading this franchise blog post about a new concept in New York City that's really taking off. Read More
Of the five types of financial ratios, profitability ratios provide the most useful and usable information to small business owners. With just a quick glance, these ratios can give you an immense amount of information about the health of your business.

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4 Steps You Can Take to Help You Get a Business Loan

4 Steps You Can Take to Help You Get a Business Loan Avatar Posted by ivanpw under Finance
From http://www.noobpreneur.com 57 days ago
Made Hot by: businessgross on February 1, 2017 1:00 pm
If you need help in getting a business loan, take a moment to look at these 4 steps that can help streamline the process. Read More

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What's more important than salaries at your small business? Small business owners and entrepreneurs sometimes believe they …
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Miranda Marquit: Contributor, Journalist, Entrepreneur

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