How To Pick A Business Name For Your Startup

How To Pick A Business Name For Your Startup

One of the first—and most important—decisions you’ll need to make as an entrepreneur is choosing a name for your business. As a distinguishing factor that sets you apart from your competitors, your business name can affect how potential customers perceive your startup. It can be an extremely valuable component in your branding efforts.

End Of The Year Is Near – Should You Incorporate Now Or Wait?

End Of The Year Is Near - Should You Incorporate Now Or Wait?

Maybe running your company as a sole proprietorship was perfectly fine in the past, but if your business has been steadily adding more clients, working with more vendors, or expanding in some other way, it might be time to change your business structure. By either forming an LLC or incorporating your business, you’ll help protect your personal assets from your…

A Clear Guide to What a Registered Agent Really Is and Does

A Clear Guide to What a Registered Agent Really Is and Does

“Registered agent”…yes, yet another piece of entrepreneurial vocabulary that you’ve probably heard tossed around or will hear as you start or incorporate your business. Chances are, however, you may not have gotten a good explanation of what it is or whether or not your small business might need one. I want to cut through that hazy lack of clarity right…

5 Myths About Registering Your Business

5 Myths About Registering Your Business

Registering your business is an essential part of establishing the legal foundation of your business. It’s a relatively easy process, but first-time and experienced entrepreneurs alike can get derailed and end up paying more in fees and penalties, or even risk non-compliance with the state. If you’re starting a business, here are the five most popular misconceptions surrounding registering a business….