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Buying a Business Newsletter

April 20, 2018

Self reflection is an important first step when buying a business. The purpose to owning a business is to give you more life, not to suck the life out of you.
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April 13, 2018

While there are many business opportunities to consider, a very few preliminary questions can determine if you should move forward or cross this one off.
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April 6, 2018

It is generally a good idea not to make any drastic changes to a business' operations for up to a year following the purchase. Learn how the business works before you make big changes.

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March 30, 2018

When buying a business, your questions never seem to end. It helps to understand them in a few broad categories.

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March 23, 2018

Buying a business can be daunting; but you miss 100% of the shots you never take.

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March 16, 2018

Buying a business is not an event but a journey. Patience and persistence will pay the biggest dividends and help prevent a bad decision.

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March 9, 2018

In small business lending, a well-organized and complete application is the exception not the rule. Getting professional help to put your best foot forward is a good idea.

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March 2, 2018

With the large number of businesses expected to hit the market in the next few years, it would seem like a buyer's market is emerging.  However, the number of quality businesses available is another matter.

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February 23, 2018

Buyers need to learn as much as possible about a business to make an offer, and sellers need to know as soon as possible if a buyer is serious. Don't wait too long to make an offer.

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February 16, 2018

If you want to buy a business and you have never owned one, you need to reflect long and hard on your readiness to lead.

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