Buying a Business

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6 Factors in Taking Over an Existing Business
Buying a Business

6 Factors in Taking Over an Existing Business

Buying a business involves more upfront cost but less risk than starting from scratch.
Jared Hecht
5 Areas to Assess When Evaluating a Website for Sale
Buying a Business

5 Areas to Assess When Evaluating a Website for Sale

Experienced investors usually have a well-defined auditing process that they follow to assess the websites they're interested in purchasing.
Thomas Smale
4 Ways to Find an Online Business for Sale
Buying a Business

4 Ways to Find an Online Business for Sale

Buying is a particularly attractive option, because a lot of the legwork is already done for you.
Thomas Smale
4 Reasons an Online Business Is a Solid Investment
Online Business

4 Reasons an Online Business Is a Solid Investment

There are many benefits of being a web entrepreneur. But should you start your own company, or buy an existing one.
Thomas Smale
How to Find, Buy and Turn Around a Fixer-Upper Business
Buying a Business

How to Find, Buy and Turn Around a Fixer-Upper Business

Here's what you need to know if you plan on rehabbing an existing business.
Michelle Goodman
How to Buy a Business With Seller Financing
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How to Buy a Business With Seller Financing

A look at when seller financing makes sense and how to vet the deal.
Michelle Goodman
Raytheon to Buy Cybersecurity Company Websense for $1.9 Billion
Acquisitions

Raytheon to Buy Cybersecurity Company Websense for $1.9 Billion

The U.S. arms maker is buying the network security provider as cybersecurity continues to grow as a market.
4 Tips to Follow Before Buying a Business
Buying a Business

4 Tips to Follow Before Buying a Business

Purchasing an existing venture can be very rewarding, or it can be a nightmare.
Doug and Polly White
Bennigan's CEO Puts His Money Where His Mouth Is and Buys the Company
Entrepreneurs

Bennigan's CEO Puts His Money Where His Mouth Is and Buys the Company

Seven years after Bennigan's declared bankruptcy, the CEO who resurrected the restaurant chain is buying the company.
Kate Taylor
A Glitter Bomb? 3 Critical Questions the Buyer of ShipYourEnemiesGlitter Should Have Asked.
Buying a Business

A Glitter Bomb? 3 Critical Questions the Buyer of ShipYourEnemiesGlitter Should Have Asked.

Did the buyer of the viral website waste his money? Due Diligence would have helped.
Thomas Smale
8 Factors That Determine the Financial Health of a Business
Starting a Business

8 Factors That Determine the Financial Health of a Business

Here are all the things to take into consideration when looking at the value of a business you want to buy.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
What to Ask When Evaluating a Business for Sale
Starting a Business

What to Ask When Evaluating a Business for Sale

Ask yourself these 30 questions to determine if this business is the right one for you to purchase.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
Should You Start a Business From Scratch or Buy an Existing Business?
Starting a Business

Should You Start a Business From Scratch or Buy an Existing Business?

Find out the pros and cons of two different strategies for being your own boss.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
Making the Jump From Employee to Owner
Buying a Business

Making the Jump From Employee to Owner

How do you all of sudden handle the responsibilities of leading after buying the company you work for?
Holly Mason