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BOOK REFERENCES

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Books to help people owning or starting a small business  Read more

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ASK YOUR BANKER: THE LOAN REQUEST, WHAT DO BANKS LOOK FOR?

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Getting your foot in the door Frustration is not a big enough word to describe what you may have to go through getting a loan from a bank. Different banks have different... Read more

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BUSINESS PLAN OUTLINE

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If you are applying for a Bank or Small Business Administration (SBA) Loan, you will be required to complete a detailed Business Plan as part of the loan package. A SCORE mentor,... Read more

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ASK YOUR BANKER: HOW TO FIND YOUR BREAK EVEN POINT

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The break-even point is very important to know if you're starting a business. Basically, it's the point where the income equals the outgo. But, you still haven't made any money.  Read more

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7 QUESTIONS TO ASK BEFORE YOU HIRE AN ACCOUNTANT

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In today's complex business climate, a good accountant can make a big difference to your bottom line. While it might be tempting to cut costs and handle things yourself,... Read more

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RECORD KEEPING REQUIREMENTS FOR SMALL BUSINESS

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1. CASH RECEIPTS/REVENUES a. DATE the money was received and/or the sale was made b. AMOUNT received and/or the amount of the charge sale c. PAYER; who the sale was made to or... Read more

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WORKERS COMPENSATION INFORMATION

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Employers: Make sure your workers' compensation coverage is legitimate. State investigators recently have noted that some employers who purchase workers' compensation coverage as... Read more

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LICENSE & PERMIT INFORMATION SANTA CRUZ COUNTY

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Where do I get a Business License for my company? Read more

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BUSINESS ORGANIZATIONAL STRUCTURES

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The sole proprietorship is the most common form of business organization. You own and operate the business and have sole responsibility and control. Essentially, you the owner are... Read more

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Forecast Worksheet

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MS Excel Forecast Worksheet Template Read more

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10 REASONS WHY YOU NEED A BUSINESS PLAN

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1. It forces you to take an objective, critical and unemotional look at your business project and helps to determine how workable and desirable your venture is. 2. It helps you... Read more

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CHECKLIST FOR GOING INTO BUSINESS

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Owning a business is a dream of many Americans. Starting that business converts your dream into reality. Nevertheless, there is a gap between your dream and reality that can only... Read more

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