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How to Value a Niche Business

How to Value a Niche Business

Valuing a publicly traded company is easy; you simply multiply the company’s stock price by the number of shares outstanding. Unfortunately, determining the value of a privately owned business isn’t always so transparent. And if you operate a niche business, the valuation process can be even more complex.

Fact-Checking Financial Advice: 4 Steps For Separating Fact From Fiction

Fact-Checking Financial Advice

In my last few blog posts, I’ve focused on the importance of developing a healthy sense of awareness and skepticism when it comes to the forces that influence our financial decisions—mainly, the media and our emotions. Still, making good decisions also requires the right mix of education and advice. So, how do you know which …

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The Seven Step Exit Planning Process

Seven Step Exit Planning Process

There is a “recipe” for creating a successful intergenerational transfer. It isn’t the only recipe that works, but because it depends on six carefully chosen ingredients, its chances for successful completion are greater than others. If any of the following six ingredients is compromised, or worse still, missing, the result will change. Ingredient 1: Parents must …

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