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Buying an Existing Franchise

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Calling All Angels?

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They may be the answer to your prayers, but care is needed. Raising money from high net-worth individuals or “angels” can mean the difference between success and failure for an... Read more
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Financing Sources

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Many clients believe that banks are a source of funds for a new business, but this is rarely true. Banks require a good business and credit history, along with collateral for the... Read more

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Partnership Formation Checklist

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Every partnership, no mater how large or small, needs a written Partnership Agreement. Agreements reduce the likelihood of future disagreements, and in the rare case one should... Read more

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Make No Mistake

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Everyone makes mistakes, but you wouldn't believe some of the blunders I've seen in business plans over the years. Here are some real examples from recent plans I have read: "... Read more
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How to Choose a Lawyer with Business and Legal Savvy

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Here are a few simple suggestions of what to consider when selecting a corporate attorney. Demand responsiveness. Good attorneys are responsive to their client’s needs. If you are... Read more
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Choose the Best Business Structure

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In starting my own business, I had a big decision to make. Should I begin as a sole proprietor, a sub chapter S corporation or a limited liability company? Each offers its... Read more
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Protect your business assets — know the rules

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Today’s litigious and highly complex business arena often requires more specialization than most small businesses are able to provide on their own. For example, employing part-... Read more
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Why Start-ups Fail

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Question:  I believe I have a sound business idea, have done focus groups and am working on the business plans. But I find the percentage of start-ups that fail very disheartening... Read more

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