Buying a Business

3 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Buying a Business

Acquiring a company during the pandemic involves many considerations -- the most important of which is trust.

Josh Womack

4 Tips for Starting a Business in an Economic Downturn

Got a great idea? Don't let the recession deter you from launching.

5 Things You Need to Know About Acquiring a Business

You can't become a market leader through organic growth alone. Here's how to think about acquisitions strategically.

7 Steps to Acquiring a Small Business

You don't have to start a business to own one.

The Oracles

A Blind Date Led to Marriage -- and the Acquisition of an Almond Butter Company That's Now Worth Millions

Dawn and Steve Kelley bought Barney Butter soon after meeting, and the couple quickly saw fortunes rise.

Acquisition vs. Ideation: Is Acquisition Entrepreneurship Your Best Bet?

Acquisition entrepreneurship isn't right for every startup idea. But there are a few things you can do to position yourself for success.

Walker Deibel

10 Questions You Must Ask Before Buying a Business

Doing your due diligence before buying a company will earn you bargaining powerand help you avoid unforeseen problems. Here's what you need to know.

Jane Porter

This 29-Year-Old Entrepreneur Discovered, Then Bought, a Small Jerky Brand in 2011. It Brought in $33 Million Last Year.

Eugene Kang, co-founder of Country Archer, discusses how he learned about his business and how his company is similar to Tesla.

3 Reasons Buying a Franchise Might Be Better Than Starting Your Own Business

If you're thinking about buying a franchise operation, here are three key benefits of buying into franchise opportunities.

Mark Siebert

Deciphering the Key Financial Metrics of a Business's Value

Including one that could lose you hundreds of thousands of dollars.

Mark Daoust

Why the Best Businesses for Sale Aren't for Sale

Scouring marketplaces isn't the only way to acquire new businesses, and it doesn't hurt to ask. Happy shopping!

James Parsons