Starting a Business

Starting a Business

Building Business Relationships

Don't let bad credit prevent you from starting your business. Our Shoestring Startup Expert shows you how to find suppliers, lenders and contractors.
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Attracting Customers

Use your business's assets to bring in more clients.
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Just For The Fund Of It

Where can you turn if you can't get money from family and friends, your local bank or a business incubator? Here's where to go.
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"C" Your Way Through It

Part 2: Important elements lenders look at before they hand over the cash
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Sweet and Low

You can start for less than $10K. Here are 10 hot businesses that won't break the bank.
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A Question Of Character

The fifth C is sometimes the most important.
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On a Shoestring

You don't need millions to get your dream off the ground.
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In The 'Hood

The world's growing at Internet speed, but your local economic development agency's still watching out for you.
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Get Rid of Debt

Is your credit past coming back to haunt you? Our Personal Finance Expert shows you how to turn over a new leaf.
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Writing a Business Plan & Protecting Your Idea

Don't know where to start? Here are the first steps, plus how to protect your business idea.
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The Homebased Entrepreneurial Psyche

The qualities you need to run a successful business at home
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The Whole Shebang

Don't have time to do it all? Check out these do-everything e-commerce software programs.
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Web Site

Site helps hook-up businesses needing money with big-name lenders
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Your Butt on the Line

Hate to burst your balloon, but you'll have to risk your money to raise money.
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Chicago

College students offer free help and expertise to local businesses.