When starting a new service business it can be difficult to succeed. The costs of equipment often use up all of your starting capital and you’re left with very little in the way of marketing dollars. If you’ve decided to strike out on your own and begin your own service company you may have found that it can be extremely difficult to get it off the ground without a large budget. You’re competing with possibly dozens of other plumbers and large service companies which can make it very difficult to get your name out there.
If you want to attract new customers and grow your business, you will need to advertise and build brand awareness. That’s not easy to do if you don’t have a large marketing budget. So, here are a few ways that you can market your new business without spending a fortune.
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Micro-business growth opportunities often strike unexpectedly. And most times, seizing a niche requires finances. But sometimes, the amount you’ve saved may be too little—meaning you’ll need extra funding to initiate your project. There are a number of ways to you can go about it, but things work much faster if your business credit is in check.
However, small business owners forget that personal credit greatly determines whether you receive business credit or not. Any lender or business credit card provider will ask for a personal guarantee, so conditions will be unfavorable if you have a weak score.
Rarely can you acquire commercial credit based exclusively on your company’s credit record, unless your business is well-established? So the only way to enjoy the best business credit offers with a weak or poor personal credit history is to buff it up—build your credit profile.
Here’s how to build credit
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