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5 Reasons Small Businesses Fail

Entrepreneurship | Financing | Leadership | Management

Why do businesses fail? There are common reasons why small businesses shut down or why small business owners might decide to sell. Understanding why businesses fail is the best way to avoid the same ...

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October 05, 2020

Using ROBS to Fund Your Small Business While Keeping Your Job

401(k) Business Funding | Entrepreneurship

If you’re like many Americans, your largest savings account is your retirement fund. Your funds are locked away in a 401(k), IRA, or a similar account where they can grow tax-deferred until you ...

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September 17, 2020

Guidant Financial is Entrepreneur’s #1 Top Franchise Financing Supplier

Financing | Franchising | News and Media

Each year, Entrepreneur Magazine surveys over 500 franchisors to learn about what service providers they use and how satisfied they are with the services provided, then compiles a ranked list of the ...

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September 01, 2020

Your Rollovers for Business Startups (ROBS) and SBA Loan Timeline

401(k) Business Funding | Entrepreneurship | Financing

Rollovers for Business Start-ups (ROBS) is a complex transaction that includes forming your own C Corporation, rolling your retirement funds into a new 401(k) plan, and using that plan to buy stock ...

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July 28, 2020

How to Buy a Restaurant

401(k) Business Funding | Entrepreneurship | Financing

Over 30,000 restaurants have closed as of April 19, according to a recent Yelp report. It’s no secret that the COVID-19 pandemic has been devastating for eat-in restaurants, but what many might not ...

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July 02, 2020

Build a Better Future: Your Small Business Ownership Questions, Answered

Entrepreneurship | News and Media

Video Transcription Patrick: Hello, and welcome to our Build a Better Future, Your Small Business Ownership Questions Answered webinar. I appreciate you guys joining us today. ...

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June 16, 2020

Small Business Pandemic Resources and Relief Center

Small Business Resources

As the COVID-19 pandemic creates unprecedented situations, Guidant Financial is here to help you understand what’s happening, find resources available to assist your small business, and keep you up ...

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June 10, 2020

Do You Qualify for 401(k) Business Financing?

401(k) Business Funding | Financing | Rollovers for Business Start-ups

Quick 401(k) Business Financing Facts: Your retirement fund needs to be rollable – most retirement plans are, but some, like ROTH IRAs, aren't. Because of the costs of setting up a ROBS ...

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April 29, 2020