I’ll be presenting a seminar on the role of a fiduciary in a nonprofit this coming Tuesday, December 10 in Brevard, NC. Most nonprofits distribute funds for a specific benefit in the community where they live. It is critically important that each nonprofit have a […]
Business Succession Planning Seminar Sept. 5 in Waynesville. Your business started with a plan. It grew and became successful with a plan. Shouldn’t you have a plan to transition out of your business? Come to this seminar for more great information.
Investing in a business can be either a purchase of ownership, also known as equity; or a loan to the business. Know which one you’re making before you turn over your money, so that you know what risks of loss of capital you’re facing and know what to expect in return.
At some point your business may have to incur corporate debt in order to fund operations like payroll or purchase of raw materials; expansion; or a partner buyout. Here I discuss corporate debt, collateral, and security interests.
The asset purchase agreement is a way to buy the good parts of an existing business while leaving the liabilities or undesired assets behind for the seller.
Selling or buying a business: Start early so you can get the best price and plan for the tax consequences of the transaction.
Business succession planning. You’ve planned to start your business, you’ve planned to grow it to a success. Have you planned on how you’re going to leave it?
Buying or selling a business: start working with me early in the process to structure the deal to preserve capital and get the best selling or purchase price.
Franchise: Is this the best option to expand your business? Or are there other ways to grow and become profitable?
Legal risks attack your business from every side: partners, investors, vendors, customers and employees. Listen how to identify and mitigate these risks.