If you have a passion for food and an entrepreneurial spirit, you may be ready to launch your own diner. However, starting your own business can be difficult, especially if you don't have much experience in business management or...
Building a small business into a significant local player in your industry takes time and dedication. Too many people believe there is a secret or an innate talent, but the truth is that the entire recipe for success is...
As an entrepreneur, you must keep all aspects of your business running smoothly. Your company is more than just your product or service, it is an entity with multiple needs, each dependent on the other. Here are some things...
Business travel can be an exciting opportunity for young entrepreneurs and professionals. While it may feel thrilling, that thrill can quickly wear off when the stress of travel and business trips sets in. If you want to travel smarter...
Many small business owners have been through the loan application process in the past. They know how frustrating it can be when the bank turns you down. That’s probably why alternative financing has gotten a huge surge of attention....
Cash flow isn’t magic, but sometimes it can seem that way to businesses. It’s not easy balancing your company’s income and outgoing expenses, especially when you need to juggle several costs during the month. Fortunately, there are practical things...
A line of credit is similar to a credit card in your business’s name, but it provides better financing terms and interest rates. The funds in your credit line can be used as working capital for virtually anything: payroll,...
Locating funding sources is a critical step for every new and established business. Companies struggle to establish reasonable financing until they have a stronger business credit score. New small businesses can use credit cards to help build their credit...
Many businesses deal primarily with consumers, everyday people looking for goods and services that make life easier. Consumers range from college students to newlyweds, from working parents to senior citizens. Consumer financing is designed to help these people pay...
Have you considered investing in commercial real estate, or are you a current investor? Economic challenges and changing trends can be unnerving when you are making such significant investments. However, if you know the factors and trends that could...