When I formed my bookkeeping and accounting firm in 2014, I knew I was facing quite the challenge by building it absolutely from the ground up. Technically, it started even lower than that — the business actually started in my home office, where I worked with independent business owners to raise capital by building business plans and presenting those plans to financial institutions for government-guaranteed loans.
Month: May 2017
Every Canadian small business owner is challenged to access sufficient capital at one point or another.
Smaller and younger businesses have a tougher time of it than larger and more established concerns, and some estimates put the number of those that are actually able to secure needed funds at below 50 percent.