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One-third of Small Businesses Start with Less Than $5,000

About a third of small businesses get started with less than $5,000, according to recent research from financial platform Kabbage. The survey, which included responses from 600 thriving small business owners, also found that 58 percent got started with less than $25,000. Startup Funding Statistics In addition, 65 percent of survey respondents admitted to not …

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One-third of Business Owners Say Entrepreneurship “Much Harder” Than Expected

Nobody thinks starting a business will be easy. But sometimes it’s a lot harder than expected. According to a study conducted by Netherlands-based printing company Vistaprint (NASDAQ: CMPR), one-third of business owners admitted running a company is harder than they initially thought. Millennials, in particular, were surprised at the level of work required to get …

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One-Third of Small Business Owners Work Half of the Major Holidays

One-third of small business owners work at least three of the six major holidays in the US. This was the finding of a survey by the direct funding platform Kabbage. Kabbage’s new survey reveals several work/life balance issues related to the sacrifices small business owners are willing to make. The research involved surveying 400 small …

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One-Third of Small Business Owners Have No Retirement Plan—Do You?

You lie awake at night crafting plans to improve your business finances and grow your company. But what about your personal finances? Too many small business owners haven’t planned for retirement—as the saying goes, when you fail to plan, you plan to fail. In a recent Manta survey, one-third of small business owners say they …

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