The Benefits Of Employing Your Kids

Paying your children—whether they’re tweens, teens, or young adults—to work for your company is one of the greatest advantages of running a family business. By hiring your kids, you can help them develop a strong work ethic, give them experience managing money, and jumpstart their ability to save for their future, all while keeping more … Read more

5 Tips For Creating A Business Plan That Works

Far too many aspiring entrepreneurs jump-start their businesses without taking the time to plan properly. Just as a builder uses a blueprint to ensure a new construction project will be structurally sound, a carefully researched and crafted business plan allows you to determine whether or not your business concept will succeed and make money. A … Read more

It’s All Fun And Games Until Someone Wants Out

Why Your LLC Agreement Must Be Customized To Consider The End (Even Before You Launch) Starting a business is exciting, but it can quickly become a stressful situation if the owners can’t agree. This is especially true when it comes to closely held businesses, such as LLCs, with two equal owners. In these situations, it’s … Read more

Who Should Own Your Business Entity?

If you’ve decided to incorporate your business or review the type of entity you already have in place, it’s essential to not only choose the right entity, but also decide who (or what) should own that entity. The answer to who (or what) should own your business entity depends on the risks you face, such … Read more

How A Nominee Can Protect Your Privacy

As a business owner, you may want to keep your identity private and out of the public record. To do this, we recommend using the services of a nominee to place the nominee’s personal information on your business records instead of using your personal information. These records typically include articles of incorporation and annual financial … Read more