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3 Ways to Finance your Franchise Business

3 Ways to Finance your Franchise Business

Starting a franchise can be an exciting and financially rewarding experience. However, as you think about your franchise, the first thing that probably comes to mind is how you will finance it. The good news is, there are plenty of financing options available for...

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How Do I get a Business Loan with Bad Credit?

How Do I get a Business Loan with Bad Credit?

According to a report published by the Small Business Administration, over $10 billion was loaned to small businesses between January 1 and April 17, 2020, in the form of 7(a) loans. In the same 4.5-month period, over $55 million was loaned in the form of Community...

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What is Equipment Depreciation and How Do I Calculate It?

What is Equipment Depreciation and How Do I Calculate It?

Depreciation is an accounting term that shows the decreasing value of assets bought for a business. It indicates the value of your assets, including any equipment used in running the business, that has been used up and helps you expense a portion of costs every year...

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What Are the Best Options for Used Equipment Financing?

What Are the Best Options for Used Equipment Financing?

Whether you are paving roads or writing software, you will probably need to replace, buy, or upgrade your work-related equipment at some point. Purchasing the equipment upfront might be challenging for a small business, primarily due to the expensive overhead costs...

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The 4 Best Restaurant Franchise Financing Options

The 4 Best Restaurant Franchise Financing Options

Offering you both the independence to be your own boss as a small business owner, and the support from an already established large corporation, franchises offer the best opportunity for everyone with the desire of becoming an entrepreneur. Many people across all...

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