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3 Benefits of Pre-Qualifying Early for Small Business Financing

401(k) Business Funding | Financing | Small Business Resources

There are few journeys in life as exciting as owning a business. Becoming your own boss, taking control of your finances and making your mark on the economy are all thrilling milestones you can ...

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October 17, 2017

4 Business Services Your Small Business Should Invest In

From on-demand computer repair to lunch delivery and floral arranging, there’s an endless list of business services available for your company — most of which are just a call, or better yet, a ...

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October 11, 2017

5 Questions to Ask about Your Small Business Loan

Financing | Management | SBA Loans

For many small business owners, business loans are a likely choice for funding, especially loans from the Small Business Administration. These loans offer low interest rates and affordable ...

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September 14, 2017

Look Beyond Your Personal Bank for a Business Loan

401(k) Business Funding | Financing | SBA Loans | Small Business Resources

When working on launching your new business, it makes sense to want to work with partners and vendors you’re familiar with. However, when it comes to business financing, only applying with your ...

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September 12, 2017

Small Business Success Story: Fishing for the Right Business Opportunity

401(k) Business Funding | Client Stories | Entrepreneurship | Guidant Financial | Rollovers for Business Start-ups

  After a long career in the publishing industry, Skip Sheppard was ready to take control of his own career and become a small business owner. He looked at convenience stores, pizza shops ...

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September 08, 2017

3 Signs You’re Ready to Make the Leap into Entrepreneurship

Entrepreneurship | Lifestyle | Small Business

When asked about the entrepreneurial journey, Richard Hoad, co-owner of the Parsonage Inn in East Orleans, Massachusetts, says, “There’s a lot of things you have to think about, but just say ...

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September 07, 2017

5 Questions to Ask Before Leaping into Small Business Ownership

Entrepreneurship | Small Business

Deciding to make the jump into small business ownership can be a nerve-wracking decision, especially if it means leaving a stable job (and income) to venture out on your own. How can you tell if ...

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September 05, 2017

6 Entrepreneurial Flaws to Ditch, Improve or Embrace

Entrepreneurship | Guidant Financial | Leadership | Lifestyle

We’ve all sat in a job interview and been asked the dreaded question, “What’s your biggest weakness?” And somewhere along your career path, you’ve hopefully learned how to answer this ...

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August 28, 2017