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Pricing strategy: how to avoid cutting your prices

How low can you go? When you’re in price-driven competition for customers, you may find it’s a game you can’t win. A seller who’s bigger than you are is likely to be able to survive a price war more easily … 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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Your estimated tax: keeping cool with the feds

Now that you’re an entrepreneur in charge of your own business, you have an obligation to pay estimated tax to the feds. If you don’t keep an eagle eye on your cash flow situation, you may find you don’t have … Continue reading

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