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Starting a Family Business

Learn what is takes to start a family business. Determine what company structure is best for you, find out how to get financing and more.

Choosing a Business to Start
The traditional approach to entrepreneurship is to research the market, identify a need, and create a business to fill it. In recent years, "Do what you love and the money will follow," has become increasingly popular. But there's an approach that combines the best of both.

Business Legal Organizational Structures
This article describes the differences among the six basic business organizational structures used by for-profit businesses in the United States.

Calculating Startup Costs
Whether you’ve already secured funding or just trying to figure out what it will take to get started, an accurate estimate of start-up costs is necessary to reasonably predict financial performance in the first few quarters.

Small Business Startup Kit
The extensive guide to starting a business, from the Small Business Administration.

Think Carefully Before Starting a Family Limited Partnership
Palm Beach Daily News article about starting a family limited partnership business.

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