Wednesday, August 4, 2021

Finance

What it is, why it matters & what it means to you. By Hannah Massen Bitcoin: a shady form of payment or the future of finance? We’re answering all of your questions about this cryptocurrency below.  First things first: what is Bitcoin?  Bitcoin...
What you need to know about purchasing an existing company. By Hannah Massen Contrary to popular belief, not everyone starts their businesses from scratch. While many of the most popular success stories feature a young, eager entrepreneur going door to door...
The 5 biggest money mistakes new business owners make, and how to avoid them By Hannah Massen The American dream of opening a small business is still alive and well – but the key is to not become a statistic. Data...
By Bruce Wood When it comes to selecting a professional partner (e.g., attorney, CPA, physician, financial advisor), there is no simple strategy. Diligence and thoroughness are critical when selecting your partner. Why is this important? These types of relationships tend...
Many times, starting a business takes more than a great idea – it takes cash. While it’s true that most entrepreneurs have to “pay to play,” it’s not impossible to become a business owner on a budget. The key...
By Hannah Massen They say you have to spend money to make money – but those initial funds have to come from somewhere. A business loan, a lump sum of capital that you’ll pay back at a fixed interest rate...
Even if you think you never will. By Mike Kabiri Most people don’t start a company with a plan for how they will exit it. Sometimes business owners expect that their children or partners will continue to run the company, so...
How to make sure you are paying yourself enough By Karen A. Casey You know the song, “Money,” from Cabaret that Liza Minelli made famous? But does money make the world go around? Well, it depends. Yes, money makes things easier...
As the saying goes, you can’t take it with you. By Mary Patterson As we emerge from the shackles of Covid, many of us see that there is more to life than working hard to make money. The confinement of Covid...
By David Nelems When you have a business idea, funding is always one of the first issues you have to deal with. You’ve got THE GREAT IDEA but how can you raise the money to get it started? Here are...