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  • Colleen Krcelich

    Personal Guarantee to Start a Small Business

    Often, entrepreneurs rely on personal savings to start their new business; sometimes they may not have enough available. A trip to the bank to secure financing may be needed. Banks will require a loan to be secured by business assets, including owned office equipment and machinery. In addition, they may require a personal guarantee of repayment.
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  • Jim Newhard

    If You Want to Start Your Own Business, Consider Your Hobby

    People change jobs for many reasons. But if you are looking for something that you’ll truly enjoy, perhaps making a business out of your hobby is the way to go. Before you do, first you need to know if the idea is viable, then you should understand the tax consequences.
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    Data Analytics Can Be Big for Small and Medium-Sized Business

    The vast amount of analytical work performed in today’s business environments is through the use of rudimentary spreadsheets that typically focus on some level of retrospective review of budget to actual performance. Still, business owners can manage three common areas of concern through some relatively simple data analysis.
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