Business Equipment Leasing vs. Buying

Business Equipment: Leasing vs. Buying

Advantages Of Leasing vs. Buying   Every business needs equipment, from an office copier/printer to massive, very expensive pieces for manufacturing. The question of whether to buy your equipment or lease it depends on many factors. Below are some of the main issues to consider before you decide. Whether you buy or lease, there are…


Business Funding for Women and Minorities

Business Funding Website & Sources   The National Small Business Association reports that less than 60% of small businesses successfully obtain substantial funding. According to the Minority Business Development Agency, minority-owned firms are less likely to receive loans than non-minority-owned, especially when gross receipts are less than $500,000. Traditional loans have restricted their standards, and women…

writing a business plan

Business Plan: Six Tips for Getting Funded

When you are going to approach lenders for funding, one of the most important weapons in your arsenal will be your business plan. Writing a strong business plan gives potential investors the information they need is critical for the success of your small business. Once you have composed a well written business plan, tailor it…


Five Areas to Analyze About Business Loans and Timing

Deciding when it is time for your small business to apply for business loans is as vital as deciding how much to apply for and where to get business loans from. Borrowing money might not be the best choice for you right now. How can you make sure that the loan is going to help…

cash flow

Why Cash Flow is Your Business Life Blood

It is a sad fact that many startup business ventures fail quickly. Though there is no single reason why, some experts feel that too often entrepreneurs lack the financial knowledge to analyze cash flow and really understand what is happening with their company. But that doesn’t mean that you need to add getting an accounting…

small business financing

Five Must-Read-Blogs about Small Business Financing

When you firmly decide you want to start a business, you will need money. Unfortunately it isn’t always easy to find start up funds, never mind cash to keep the business going. But there is small business financing and funding available. These five blogs will show you what your options are, how to find the…