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Getting Your New Business Bonded: The Ins and Outs of Surety Bonds

The legal requirements involved in launching a business can seem overwhelming. Even so, it's a necessary evil to not only become familiar with, but also understand all that is legally required to open a business. Depending upon the business you plan to open, many are required to not only hold a license, but also obtain ... Read more...

Collecting on Overdue Debt: Spread Goodwill Without Loosing Your Shirt

Collecting on Overdue Debt: Spread Goodwill Without Loosing Your Shirt

When customers don't pay, it can bring a business' operations to a grinding halt. But how should business owners handle their previously loyal customers who are now facing financial hardship- especially when the business is small and the customers are local? Collecting on those nagging, outstanding debts from customers who cannot or will not pay ... Read more...

pProtecting Your Personal Assets When Funding Your Small Business

Protecting Your Personal Assets When Funding Your Small Business

Each year, countless small business owners in need of business financing turn to the closest source at hand- their own personal assets. While these assets may be easily accessible, there is a significant amount of risk involved. Those who are unable to to pay back the amount they invested into their businesses can suddenly find their ... Read more...