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Keep an eye on your cash flow

It’s surprising how many small business owners don’t really understand cash flow. That’s why they fall behind in paying their bills. Cash flow does not mean profits. You can have decent profits and lousy cash flow. Cash flow is the … Continue reading

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Buying a business? Don’t sign anything till they answer these 9 questions

There’s a big difference between starting a business from scratch and buying one that’s up and running. When you buy an existing business, you get a company with everything in place, an established reputation, immediate income, and reduced business risk. … Continue reading

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Business loan application turned down? Find out why

Most lenders, banks especially, are conservative in granting business loans. Given the obligation to their stockholders and depositors, they need to be sure there’s a good chance the loans they make are repaid. If your application for credit is not … Continue reading

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