Looking for a great idea for a business startup? One of the largest barriers to taking a business from a great idea to doors open for business is the amount of capital it takes to fund the startup costs. This is the reason that so many potentially game changing entrepreneurs are still holding on to […]
Forming an LLC involves filing certain documents with you Secretary of State’s office. Depending on the state where your business will be registered, it may be very easy or exceeding complicated but if you’ve never gone through the process, there are pitfalls to avoid. Here are a few.
Winter semester just ended at colleges and universities around the country and that means an exciting chapter is beginning in the lives of college graduates. As graduates look back on their time in school, they may have many wonderful memories but the real tangible evidence of that time are often twofold: A degree and college […]
The conventional wisdom goes something like this: The reason that a small business should form an LLC is because it makes their business in to a legal human being. Once your business is an LLC, it can buy and sell, it can pay taxes, it can be sued, and it could sue. It can do everything that a biological […]
Wells Fargo, with the help of the SBA is getting startup and small business funds in to the hands of perspective and current business owners using the Small Business Association 7(a) loan program.
On August 16th the Obama administration announced new incentives aimed at helping small businesses in the rural parts of the nation thrive in a challenging economic environment. These incentives will be spearheaded by the SBA and available to all rural small businesses and business startups regardless of the type of business.
“Go out and start something!” That is what New York Times reporter and best selling author Thomas Friedman is telling the country’s citizens these days as the global economy shows very little sign of recovery.
The stock market strikes again and maybe you’re considering putting your plans to form an LLC on hold for a while. With the world’s investment markets once again taking us to a corridor between disaster and false alarm, should you wait to start your business until the economy looks to be more friendly to the […]