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What Entrepreneurs Should Know about Equipment Leasing - Cash flow challenges present a dilemma that many entrepreneurs face. You need to grow, but lack the available cash to invest in the growth. For example, you may need a computer network, or telephone system, and the sticker price sends you into an anaphylactic shock. What's a business owner to do?

10 Ways to Raise Capital for Your Construction or Other Service Business - There are myriad sources that construction companies can access when seeking funds for working capital or to grow the business. This article provides 10 steps to take to access growth and working capital for business.

gas station photoGas Station Financing - How To Tell If A Gas Station Has An Environmental Issue - Before you go purchasing a gas station or convenience store, make sure there are no environmental issues that you can easily research.

Gas Station Loans - With recent changes in SBA financing, financing gas stations and convenience stores has become a legitimate option again. Make sure you are dealing with companies that specialize in business financing and the petroleum industry.

Construction Budget - As important as your business plan, a well prepared construction budget is imperative in your early days as a business owner.

Who Needs a Business Plan? - What a Business Plan is Used For, and Why Everyone Running or Considering the Startup of a New Business Needs a Solid Business Plan.

square foot symbolDetermining Proportionate Share - Proportionate does not necessarily mean equal, nor does it imply "Fair", but an accurate measurement can save you hundreds of dollars each month.

Cash Management for Construction Companies Cash management in this economic environment is crucial. Cash is the life-blood of any business. As the saying goes, “Cash is king”. Article discusses difference between cash flow and net income. Also details how to determine and manage cash flow.

dollar symbolHow to Get Higher Credit Lines and More Financing - Lenders make all financing decisions based on the risk involved. The longevity of the business, location, industry, size of the company, and business credit are just some of the risks that a lender evaluates before writing a business loan. One of the greatest risks considered is available credit.

Do It Yourself Small Business Loans - There is a tendency for people to think when bad news about the economy strikes the worst thing they could do is attempt to start a small business. This could not be farther from the truth. There is no such thing as a bad time to start a business, provided you go about it the right way.

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The Small Business Administration - The Financing Behind Many of America’s Small Businesses - Although their function is often misunderstood by the fledgling entrepreneur, they can be a businessperson's best ally, when starting or expanding your business.

Accessing Equity Capital - The decision tree for pursuing equity investment to grow your business. It discusses how to establish credibility immediately, what types of investors to pursue, and how to make it easy for entities to invest in your company.

You Own the Business; Should You Own the Space? - Both individuals and businesses are faced with the choice of whether to lease or purchase property.


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SBA Loan Application Checklist - From the Business.gov website, get the forms and documents required for applying for a loan that is guaranteed by the U.S. Small Business Administration.

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5 Creative Tips For Business Owners to Obtain Financing - Five sources of financing that small business owners do not typically consider when pursuing start-up or expansion capital. The article also explains succinctly how and when to access the alternative financing. Topics covered: Seller financing, barter, strategic investors, suppliers, and strategic partners.














































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