Starting a Business

Starting a Business

In The 'Hood

The world's growing at Internet speed, but your local economic development agency's still watching out for you.
Starting a Business

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.
Starting a Business

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.
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Outline of a Sample Business Plan

Not sure how to format your business plan? Here are step-by-step instructions.
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Need Money? Look Here.

Got a business idea but don't have the capital to get it off the ground? Our Finance Expert shows you where the money's at.
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Money-Saving Tips

Our Shoestring Startup Expert shows you how to start a business on a budget.
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What About Me?

Start-up financing is easier than ever--if you're a dotcom. But what about the rest of us? Check out all your options.
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Separation Anxiety

Should our home and business be in different structures?
Starting a Business

Pass It On

Forget military school.today's colleges and universities have something else in mind of the kids of today: fashioning them into the next generation of entrepreneurs.
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Jump Start

Research and planning are necessary steps to starting a business. Here are a few things to keep in mind.