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.

Before the Business Loan: Questions That Must Be Asked

Before the Business Loan: Questions That Must Be Asked Avatar Posted by TomGazaway under Raising Capital
From http://www.business.com 6 days ago
Made Hot by: Digitaladvert on February 25, 2015 3:02 am
So you need financing to get your business to the next level? One of two things has probably happened: you either went to a bank and they denied your loan request, or you know you don't want to waste your time because the banks rarely approve small business financing requests. We all know what happ Read More

Why Use a Business Credit Card? Here are the Top Reasons

Why Use a Business Credit Card? Here are the Top Reasons Avatar Posted by maplesummit under Finance
From http://smallbiztrends.com 9 days ago
Made Hot by: PMVirtual on February 19, 2015 12:11 pm
When first starting a business, many entrepreneurs begin using a personal credit card for expenses. It’s the path of least resistance. However, once the business starts to thrive, you will garner tangible benefits from using a good business credit card. Read More

Should You Look At Buying An Existing Franchise Business?

Should You Look At Buying An Existing Franchise Business? Avatar Posted by franpro under Franchises
From http://www.thefranchiseking.com 10 days ago
Made Hot by: SimplySmallBiz on February 18, 2015 11:13 am
One idea-if you're going to buy a franchise someday: Buy an already-operating franchise business. It’s one way to go, and there are definite advantages. Check them out. Read More

A Step-by-Step Guide to Financing Options for Your SMB

A Step-by-Step Guide to Financing Options for Your SMB Avatar Posted by blogexpert under Finance
From http://blog.bigcommerce.com 13 days ago
Made Hot by: luvhealthcare on February 18, 2015 7:42 am
Every day, we talk to entrepreneurs who are excited about growing their companies, but unsure if taking out a loan is the right decision for their business. As entrepreneurs and former investors ourselves, we understand the right path is not always obvious. In this two-part series, we’ll provide a Read More

How to sell your small business

Avatar Posted by thecorneroffice under Finance
From https://www.youtube.com 13 days ago
Made Hot by: OpenSourceMedia on February 17, 2015 2:21 pm
Kochie meets with Dr Tom McKaskill (aka Dr Exit) to talk through the dos and donts of selling your small business. Read More

A Great Idea Can Only Get You So Far with Investors

A Great Idea Can Only Get You So Far with Investors Avatar Posted by Jed under Finance
From http://smallbiztrends.com 14 days ago
Made Hot by: justretweet on February 16, 2015 1:25 pm
A great idea can lead to a successful business. But it often takes a lot more than that. And it definitely takes more than a good idea to convince investors to take a chance on you. Read More

5 things not to ask your accountant about your business plan

5 things not to ask your accountant about your business plan Avatar Posted by Copysugar under Finance
From http://smallbiztrends.com 19 days ago
Made Hot by: sundaydriver on February 13, 2015 9:30 pm
If you’re running a business, your accountant should be your friend, and your advisor — but not on every topic. While I was growing my business from zero to multimillions I got good advice from our CPA and I’m grateful. Read More

Everything You Need to Know About Buying a Franchise

 Everything You Need to Know About Buying a Franchise Avatar Posted by franpro under Franchises
From http://blog.corpnet.com 16 days ago
Made Hot by: businessgross on February 13, 2015 12:44 pm
Got questions about buying a franchise? Here are some answers from the CorpNet blog. Franchise ownership isn’t for everyone. Like with any type of business purchase, there’s financial risk involved, although it can be mitigated by selecting the right franchise and doing the proper research. Read More

The Pros And Cons Of Owning A Franchise

The Pros And Cons Of Owning A Franchise Avatar Posted by franpro under Franchises
From http://www.thefranchiseblog4vets.com 20 days ago
Made Hot by: MarketWiz on February 10, 2015 11:03 am
Owning a franchise isn't for everyone. And, while it's true that military veterans can make great franchise owners, there's no guarantee that just because someone is a veteran they'll rock in franchising. I wish that wasn't the case-but it is. Read More
There are plenty of home business owners who end up getting to the point that it becomes necessary to move out of the home office and into a different facility. If you decide it’s time to move your business out of your home, here some things to consider: Read More

Learn How to Build a Firm Benefits Foundation

While health care reform hasn’t gone into full swing mode yet, your business can lay a firm foundation for 2015 by following …
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