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What Are the Benefits of Starting a Business Right Now?

There is a lot of negative news out there. Unemployment is still high. Small businesses are still struggling. It’s important to focus on the positives, and there are some positives out there for people that want to start a business. Despite economic uncertainty and an unchecked…

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How Can You Start or Grow a Business Right Now?

On this episode of #TheMoneyFactor, CEO Ian Varley and digital marketing specialist Kelly Elson discuss small business entrepreneurship during recessionary times. How can you grow or start a business right now? Why Start a Business or Grow a Small Business Right Now? So, Kelly, you see…

Can You Qualify for Long-Term Business Financing?

Long-term financing right now is a challenge for many people, but there’s some good news out there. We’re seeing a lot of inquiries where people have taken out two or three different online loans. They’ve stacked them so to speak, but they have great receivables and…

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3 Ways to Survive Recession as a Small Business

It’s no secret the economy is in recession. Small businesses are closing in waves. There is waning hope for additional government funding to support small business. How can you make it through with your small business intact? There are three main steps you should take to…

Small Business Stimulus Funding

When it comes to government funding programs to protect your small business, the most popular has been the Paycheck Protection Program. There are other options that received less attention, but they could be the solution to getting your business through the ups and downs of this…

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National Small Business Week

The Small Business Administration declared this week the National Small Business Week for 2020, and it’s been quite a year to handle for small business owners.¬†Since the national emergency was issued in March, private employment dropped more than 15%, and the majority of those losses were…

Is There a Small Business Vaccine?

Many folks have their hopes resting in a vaccine in order for life to return to normal. Unfortunately, the situation is a bit more complicated than that. Even with a vaccine, small businesses have been closing left and right. Many small business owners don’t know how…

What Happens If Your Business Fails?

This week over 80 years ago, Frank Sinatra cut his first single as a vocalist in the Harry James Band. It flopped. Big time. The song sold only 8,000 copies, but Sinatra continued in his music career and has now sold over 150 million records worldwide.…

What to Do if You Cannot Repay a PPP Loan?

The Paycheck Protection Program is aimed at keeping small businesses and nonprofits afloat during harsh economic times caused by COVID-19. The main selling point of this program is that the loan is up to 100% forgivable. The downsides, however, is that many business owners will have…

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The Alien Invasion of Your Small Business

In the summer of 2008, my wife and I packed up the two kids, the dog, and two cats in the RV to move across country from California to Georgia. We were no strangers to moves. We moved across continents and country just years before, but…