Tag: business plan

Loan or Investment? How to Fund Your Startup

Looking for a way to fund your startup? Let’s take a look at a few types of loans and investments that may or may not be practical options for you. Bank Loan If you’re looking for a bank loan, first

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Choosing the Right Business for You

[The following post is by guest author Bert Doerhoff of Accubiz.]   Are you aspiring to be a business owner? Do you know what kind of business that you would like to own? If not, that is okay. There are many

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3 Common Startup Mistakes (And How to Avoid Them)

Starting a business is an exciting time for any entrepreneur—but before plowing full-speed ahead and printing up flyers for your grand opening, let’s take a look at a few pitfalls that can entrap the unwary small business so you can

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Preparing Your Small Business for a Bank Loan

Between bank loans and angel investors, bank loans are usually preferred simply because banks don’t take a huge chunk of your business control in exchange for the money. That said, bank loans are few and far between, and it’s important

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Business Loans 101: 4 Ways to Make Your Business Attractive to Banks

Business loans are not given to people simply for their great ideas. If you’ve got a great business idea, congratulations! But this doesn’t make you unique, and it doesn’t make anyone want to give you money. So what sets a

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3 Reasons Your Startup Can Fail

Starting a business is risky—any startup entrepreneur will tell you that. But there are things any entrepreneur can do to mitigate that risk and position your business for success. If any of the below factors sound familiar to you, you

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