Buying a Business

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Tips for Buying a Small Business in British Columbia, Canada

Buying an existing business can minimize many headaches that will come in the early stages of a start-up. Due to the economic effects of COVID-19, some business owners are looking to cut their losses and exit their business entirely. Therefore, there are many opportunities for new business owners. However, there are some significant factors that…

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How to Buy a Business With No Money in British Columbia

In 2019 alone, $32.6 billion in new loans was disbursed to small businesses and medium-sized businesses across Canada. The vast majority of new business owners rely on credit to get their feet off the ground. The question becomes, “what is the best lending option for a small business owner in B.C.?”. Before you start searching…

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Tips for Buying or Selling a Small Business During COVID-19 and Beyond

This article was originally published by BCBusiness and created in partnership with Pacific M&A and Business Brokers Ltd. Besides creating a buyer’s market, the pandemic could see companies that quickly reinvent themselves maintain or even boost their value, a local business broker says The COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted just about everything—and buying or selling a…

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5 Steps To Buying Out a Partner in a Small Business

As the saying goes, all good things must come to an end, and partnership agreements are no exception. There are many reasons to end a business partnership. Whether you’re leaving on friendly terms or things have come to a nasty end, we unpack everything you need to know about buying out a partner in a…

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How to Buy a Small Business in British Columbia

Vancouver is a major commercial and financial centre of North America. In 2019, the small business tax rate was 2 percent, making it one of the lowest in Canada. As British Columbia continues to focus on strengthening small businesses and services, now is an excellent time to invest in a business venture of your own.…

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