5 Ways to Increase the Value of Your Business through Digital Marketing

5 Ways to Increase the Value of Your Business through Digital Marketing

By Chad Peterson / June 22, 2015 / Comments Off on 5 Ways to Increase the Value of Your Business through Digital Marketing

To sell a home or a car at top price, the product needs to be shined and cleaned. This is why car dealerships spit shine used cars before putting them on the lot. For the same reason, Realtors recommend removing clutter from homes before showing them. If you want to sell your business for top…

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Plan An Effective Exit Strategy And Go Out On Top!

By Chad Peterson / June 21, 2015 / Comments Off on Plan An Effective Exit Strategy And Go Out On Top!

To some, planning an exit strategy sounds negative. Actually, the best reason for an exit strategy is to prepare to optimize a good situation, rather than getting out of a bad one. A good exit strategy allows you to focus on things that make your business more appealing and compelling to a possible buyer. You…

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Is This A Buyer’s Market or A Seller’s Market?

By Chad Peterson / June 21, 2015 / Comments Off on Is This A Buyer’s Market or A Seller’s Market?

A good business broker–like Peterson Acquisitions–can make the market whatever market you need! Here’s why. Business brokers and real estate personnel share common interests and knowledge about things like interest rates, investment growth, legislative changes and employment in the community, things that will affect you as a buyer or seller. In a buyer’s market, there…

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How Does A Business Write Off Work?

By Chad Peterson / June 21, 2015 / Comments Off on How Does A Business Write Off Work?

Write-offs reduce the amount of taxable income you have. For example, if you make $100,000 a year and have $10,000 in write-offs, you would be taxed on only $90,000 in income. In some cases, tax write-offs can lower your federal income tax bracket, reducing the percentage you pay on your taxable income. Peterson Acquisitions can help you…

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Top 3 Reasons you “think” you don’t need a broker when it is time to sell your business

By Chad Peterson / May 29, 2015 / Comments Off on Top 3 Reasons you “think” you don’t need a broker when it is time to sell your business

#1.  I got here myself.  No one ‘built’ this for me.  Why do I need help now? You did.  You got to this place and time on your own.  You’ve built something special.  And that is exactly why most business people need a Business Broker when it is time to sell.  You know what it…

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The Top Ten Things Peterson Acquisitions Will Do for You

By Chad Peterson / May 29, 2015 / Comments Off on The Top Ten Things Peterson Acquisitions Will Do for You

1. We immerse ourselves in your business to get to know it in order to market and sell it 2. Once we know your business, we prepare a Confidential Information Memorandum, (CIM) which details what you are marketing and how your business operates. The CIM also summarizes your industry and its current opportunities to enhance…

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Things to Consider When Buying Into a Franchise

By Chad Peterson / May 29, 2015 / Comments Off on Things to Consider When Buying Into a Franchise

Should you invest in a franchise? After asking what would make you happiest, to the next one tends to be: “How much will this cost me?” But this business game can be a lot like Let’s Make A Deal unless you’re careful. If the cost rules your playing field and you fly by the seat…

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Step UP to Entrepreneurship..Consider Buying an Existing Business

By Chad Peterson / May 29, 2015 / Comments Off on Step UP to Entrepreneurship..Consider Buying an Existing Business

You have made the decision to control your financial future by purchasing a business. Owning a business is the greatest way to build wealth and take charge of your own destiny. The best way to begin is to meet a representative of Peterson Acquisitions in person, but if that’s impossible, we can also do business…

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The Pitfalls of Selling A Business On Your Own

By Chad Peterson / May 29, 2015 / Comments Off on The Pitfalls of Selling A Business On Your Own

What Can A Business Broker Do For You? Why hire a business broker? The primary reason? Sellers usually don’t have the experience today’s market requires. A business broker can build you an exit plan, streamline the process, help make your business more valuable in the eyes of a buyer and ensure that your company is…

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Why Owning A Small Business Makes Sense

By Chad Peterson / May 29, 2015 / Comments Off on Why Owning A Small Business Makes Sense

CNBC took a poll.  The results?  Sixty-two percent of Americans have more faith in small businesses than they do corporations. This is great news for entrepreneurs ready to take charge of their finances and their futures. According to CNBC, May 4, 2015, even politicians agree… In modern American politics, Democrats and Republicans disagree on virtually…

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