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Billy Westbrook began as so many entrepreneurs do: with an idea to improve the world. He dedicated himself to building a business around  that idea, and brought the world a clearer view.

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How to Prosper in Your Business

Ethan Willis and Randy Garn, entrepreneurs and authors of Prosper: Create the Life You Really Want, share their experience in starting a business and finding money, happiness and sustainability. Watch this full-length interview to learn about reputation management, business credibility and to learn Willis’ and Garn’s six steps to prosperity.

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How Your Relationship With Your Banker Can Affect Your Ability to Access Capital

Transparency can make or break a relationship, including relationships between banks and small businesses. Jeff Stibel joins an esteemed panel of financial experts and explains the importance of establishing a strong, quantitative business credit profile, as well as establishing your credibility, in building a relationship with a bank. Many times, it is an established relationship with a […]

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The Importance of Having a Budget

Harvey Warren, author of Drop Debt: Surviving Credit Card Hell Without Bankruptcy, speaks about how a spending plan can help you become financially responsible and avoid debt.

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Popular Articles

How to Turn a Hobby into a Home Business

It is the dream of every hobby enthusiast to turn their passion into a home business that can support their lifestyle and family. Learn the three important questions you need to ask yourself first.

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How Much Is Your Sole Proprietorship Worth?

The key to determining the value of a sole proprietorship is in the understanding that your valuation of the business is just an estimate because so much of the company’s success rides on the personality and experience of the owner. Learn more here.

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Business Credibility

Gather as Much Info as Possible to Assess a Company’s Credibility

Without another primary source, many businesses and business owners go to D&B to get more information about another company. Bita Ardalan, head of the National Specialized Lending Group at Union Bank, shares her experience using D&B as a resource.

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Business Structures: Using Corp., Llc, Or General Partnership To Gain Credibility

One of the great benefits of starting a business is that it is possible to establish a new and separate credit profile that is distinct from your personal credit profile.

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