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Business broker meets with a small business owner
December 4, 2018

3 Times to Hire a Business Broker

December 4, 2018

3 Times to Hire a Business Broker

Deciding whether to use a business broker is a big decision for any small business transaction. We outline our top three times to hire a business broker, as well as tips to help find the right broker for your situation.
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Business buyer and bank lender discuss funding application for a business purchase
October 29, 2018

Funding pitfalls to avoid when buying a business

October 29, 2018

Funding pitfalls to avoid when buying a business

Businesses all too often fail due to a lack of capital. When buying a business, avoid these funding pitfalls to set the business up for success.
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An SBA loan can help you finance your small business acquisition
August 14, 2018

Using an SBA Loan to Buy a Small Business

August 14, 2018

Using an SBA Loan to Buy a Small Business

An SBA loan can help you buy a small business that is right for you. Get started with this guide to the application process and requirements.
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Make sure your business sale is a success by preparing ahead for the deal closing process
August 7, 2018

Five Deal Closing Tips for Your Business Sale

August 7, 2018

Five Deal Closing Tips for Your Business Sale

Deal closing is one of the most important days in the life of your business sale. Here are five tips to help you get ready.
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Look for red flags when buying a business
June 29, 2018

5 Red Flags when Buying a Business

June 29, 2018

5 Red Flags when Buying a Business

Buying a business is often an exciting time for a buyer. However, it can be a road with a lot of financial peril if you don't proceed carefully and intelligently.
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Let Firm Exchange help you as a perspective buyer find the right business for yourself when you are buying a business
May 22, 2018

The Right Business for You

May 22, 2018

The Right Business for You

Finding the right business means more than finding a good deal. When buying a business, there are a lot of factors to consider. You will
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Small business owners strategizing at the whiteboard about the importance of a business plan.
May 10, 2018

The Importance Of A Business Plan

May 10, 2018

The Importance Of A Business Plan

A business plan is essential to the sale of many businesses.  The goal of the business plan should be to lay out the value of
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People running a small business
April 25, 2018

Closing the Deal: Part 2 – Due Diligence

April 25, 2018

Closing the Deal: Part 2 – Due Diligence

In Closing the Deal: Part 1, we covered the main stages of the deal process.  In this article, we will now dive deeper into the
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Two people shaking hands and closing the deal with a contract in the foreground
April 17, 2018

Closing the Deal: Part 1

April 17, 2018

Closing the Deal: Part 1

Buying or selling a business for the first time can be overwhelming.  The seller is often still busy running the business and may have an
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business people in a conference room valuing a small business
March 19, 2018

Valuing a Small Business

March 19, 2018

Valuing a Small Business

The most critical step of the deal process: valuing a small business
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