Although they have inherent risks, real estate investments offer great opportunities to diversify your portfolio and earn a passive income. If you research the investments of millionaires and billionaires, you are unlikely to find any without expansive real estate...
If you have ever applied for a traditional bank loan for your business, you have probably experienced the complex requirements for income and capital verification that tend to go with them. Whether you're applying for a real estate loan,...
There are plenty of interesting setbacks that can occur when running a small business. While you can prepare for some, others are likely to come about when you least expect. One of the biggest problems you might encounter over...
If you have ever run a business, you likely have heard the terms working capital and cash flow. These are regularly used to describe the real financial health (as opposed to finances on paper) of a business. However, a...
Just about anyone can come up with an idea for a business; however, to take it from a hypothetical, intangible dream and turn it into a business, you need more than just the idea. For those drawn to the...
When you create a home-based business, the odds are that money is in short supply. While you may not have the cash to spend on dedicated employees, you still have more work than you can handle by yourself. Outsourcing...
SBA loans are a great way to control the costs of capital for your small business. For many newer companies, they may even be the only available option, since traditional lenders often require at least two years of profitable...
Your staff will be the lifeblood of the organization, contributing to its productivity, output and long-term success. One of the biggest mistakes that you can make in your small business is creating a toxic culture that leads to high...
Investing in real estate is a very smart decision to consider when you are looking to begin the path of the entrepreneur. Still, there are a number of important points to consider before you assume that this is the...
How you interact with your customers has a direct impact on the vitality of your business. So it’s wise to decide upfront what your standards will be for customer service and then stick with them as you move forward....