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Is it smart to start a business in a recession?

  Many people frequently ask whether it is a good idea to start a brand new business in the middle of a recession.  As the recession that started in 2007 continues nearly four years later, entrepreneurs all over the world wonder whether they should go ahead and take the risk or wait until things start…
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October 24, 2011 0

Peer to Peer Lending Not Yet Ready to Rescue Small Businesses

While a few years ago peer-to-peer lending seemed like a great way to find financing for your small business or start-up, it has yet to replace the banks as the small business’s choice of lender. Peer to peer lending isn’t achieving the growth it attained at its inception, and is still facing much scrutiny from…
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May 18, 2011 0