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A Checklist For Business Buyers Buying A Small to Mid-Sized Business: A Checklist For Serious Buyers

Posted By: Peter Siegel MBA: BizBen Founder, Lead Advisor.   The idea to have a buying a business checklist follows the adage that it's always useful to start with a plan when searching to buy a small business for sale. Peter Siegel, MBA Founder of BizBen.com and top advisor of the BizBen ProBuy Program suggests six items for all business buyers to utilize.
Sellers Discretionary Cash Add Backs Analysis Add Backs: Defining Sellers Discretionary Income When Buying A Small Business

Posted By: Peter Siegel MBA: BizBen Founder, Lead Advisor.   The use of add backs & sellers discretionary cash is common among sellers of businesses when showing their financial information & explaining that the buyer will actually enjoy more profit than is shown. But buyers are cautioned to review documents closely. Peter Siegel, MBA with BizBen explains.
Business Purchase Financing Webinar And Info Session Webinar/Info Session: SBA Loans, Business Purchase Financing Options

Posted By: Peter Siegel MBA: BizBen Founder, Lead Advisor.   Ever wonder what is involved in obtaining business purchase financing when buying a business? Peter Siegel, MBA BizBen Founder & ProBuy & ProSell Programs Lead Advisor addresses this topic both indivdually and with occasional guest experts on this BizBen/BizBenNetwork free online session.
Using Retirement Plan Funds To Buy A Business How To Use Retirement Plan Funds To Buy A Business

Posted By: Peter Siegel MBA: BizBen Founder, Lead Advisor.   To understand the pros and cons of diverting funds from your retirement funds towards the purchase of a business, it is first necessary to brush up on some investment basics. Before approaching the issue of using retirement funds to buy a business, let's take a quick look at stocks and bonds.
SBA Loan Tips For Buyers Getting Professionally Prequalified, Tips For Getting SBA Loans Approved

Posted By: Peter Siegel MBA: Business Purchase Financing - USA Wide.   Business purchase financing advisor and SBA loan expert Peter Siegel, MBA (BizBen Founder) shares his views and experience for getting the right SBA loan for your deal, getting your deal professionally prequalified & analyzed, and getting that loan through underwriting with fewer complications!
Business Purchase Financing By Peter Siegel MBA Business Purchase Financing - 3 Things You Need To Know Now

Posted By: Peter Siegel MBA: BizBen Founder, Lead Advisor.   Looking to buy a small business? There is good news regarding business purchase financing. More financial institutions are coming back into the market with business purchase financing. After years of being selective many lenders are more open to financing deals they would not have in the past years.
Add Backs To Get Business Acquisition Loans How To Show Add Backs To Get Business Acquisition Loans

Posted By: Peter Siegel MBA: BizBen Founder, Lead Advisor.   When seeking business acquisition financing loans, it helps to review seller's add backs as a source of funding to service the debt. Peter Siegel, MBA - BizBen Founder and ProBuy/ProSell Lead Facilitator and advisor covers this topic for business buyers, owner/sellers, agents, and business brokers.
Business Acquisition Financing Cash Flow Business Acquisition Financing Expert Give Tips On Proving Cash Flow

Posted By: Peter Siegel MBA: BizBen Founder, Lead Advisor.   What are actual adjusted net earnings (cash flow) of a small business being purchased with business acquisition financing? That's an important amount that lenders need to know. Peter Siegel, MBA (BizBen.com's Advisor - ProBuy / ProSell Programs) reviews this important concept with BizBen Blog users.
Financing A Business Purchase Getting Financing To Buy A Business Or Franchise - 4 Ideas From A Pro

Posted By: Peter Siegel MBA: BizBen Founder, Lead Advisor.   Peter Siegel, MBA discusses buyers who want to buy a business or franchise know about asking the seller to provide part of the financing with a carry-back note. Many business buyers need some cash to help fund the down payment and for working capital. Here are four ideas about how to get that money.
Purchase A Small Business With Limited Cash Purchase A Business With Limited Or No Cash - 5 Financing Tips For Buyers

Posted By: Peter Siegel MBA: BizBen Founder, Lead Advisor.   Trying to purchase a business with no money down is usually a waste of time if you want a good business. But leveraging into a business with a relatively small cash down payment can often be accomplished using some of these suggested strategies in this article on buying a business with limited cash.

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