Your business’s working capital is determined by subtracting your liabilities from your assets. Working capital calculations should be done on a weekly basis to give you a good idea of where you stand and what you can improve. The...
Cash flow is one of the biggest issues that small businesses encounter. You may have lots of work, which is great, but if your customers aren’t paying you in a timely fashion, it can make it hard to stretch...
Tax preparation can be a real headache for many people, especially if proper records haven’t been kept. There’s nothing quite like the stress of having to scramble around at the last minute to get all your information together and...
It takes big steps to start a small business, and the most important one is getting capital. Getting a loan for any venture is tough, but things have gotten easier thanks to the Small Business Association. By backing a...
Operating a business today means staying ahead of the game, and your competition. Whether you’re a new business looking to grow through advertising or an established company seeking to remodel and upgrade, you’ll need a quick influx of capital....
There are many costs associated with starting a business, but none can seem more expensive as purchasing new equipment. When faced with obtaining the means to complete the job at hand, it often appears that buying the necessary machinery...
Securing the funds required to start up or expand your small business can be difficult if you’re relying on traditional methods such as borrowing from your bank. Strict requirements regarding your credit score or time in business can be...
There can be many things to consider when starting a business. One of the most important decisions that business owners may face can be its corporate structure. Factors such as costs, the existence of partners and liabilities can affect...
If you run a small business and offer products to your customers, the subject of consumer financing and how it can help your business has probably come up at some point. You may be wondering if it’s truly worth...
The key to any business’s success is reputation, even more so in the real estate market. It’s hard to make a good first impression if people have already made up their mind. In order to illustrate good character in...