5 Ways You Can Raise Capital for Your Business

Starting your own business is an exciting time. Maybe you’re just getting started in your career or maybe this is something you’ve waited your entire life to do. Either way, there’s lots to do and even more to look forward to. Although it’s easy to get overwhelmed and be unsure of where to start, the best thing to do before you can really move forward is to make sure you have a sound financial plan. Raising enough Read More

Startups 101: 5 Tips for Starting Out With Your New Business

Starting a business is an exciting time. It is often the culmination of a lot of hard work and determination that has led you to this point, and you want to make sure that your new venture is a total success. So how can you do this? What are some ways that you can make sure your business is headed on the road to success? Below we give some of our best tips for starting out with your new business. 1.   Have a clear Read More

James Wilson Featured in Blerrp Article on LLCs

Starting a business can be a very exciting time, as well as stressful and overwhelming. Many entrepreneurs opt to form an LLC when setting up the business, and while it can be a great choice for some, it’s not always the best option for all. Read more here to find out about the ins and outs of LLC formation. Read More

The Advantages of Getting an SBA Loan

If you’re a small business owner, it’s likely that a good portion of your time is spent on figuring out ways to increase revenue and grow your company. There are many ways that a company can do this and it’s always important to explore all of the options available to figure out the best fit for your business. One of these ways is to obtain a Small Business Administration (SBA) loan. The SBA is a federal agency Read More

Documents Every Employee Should Sign Before Starting to Work for You

Hiring a new employee is exciting both for you as a business owner and for your new hire. It’s the start of a new relationship and so it’s very important to get everything started off on the right foot. Before you can officially embark on your working relationship, however, there are several important documents and forms that every new employee must review and sign. Making sure your new hire signs certain documents Read More

Planning for the Worst and Expecting the Best: 3 Exit Strategies for Franchisees

So, you’ve just purchased a franchise and are looking forward to getting it off the ground. Congratulations! This is a huge first step towards becoming a successful business owner. But, have you put any thought towards what you’ll do in the event that you want to sell or get rid of it down the road? If you haven’t, don’t worry. It’s natural not to think about how to end something when you’re still trying to get it Read More

Back to the Basics: Understanding the Various Kinds of Business Entities

If you’re starting a new business, there many things you have to worry about—from getting funded to figuring out who to work with. But before you get started, the first thing you will need to do is choose the kind of business entity that is right for you. There are several options, which can make this process overwhelming. Each has its own advantages over the other, so in order to make sure you select the right Read More

6 Things to Think About Before Purchasing Commercial Real Estate

So you’re getting ready to purchase some commercial real estate for your business…congratulations! This is a big step forward towards growing your business and achieving your goals. But of course, purchasing commercial real estate is an overwhelming and time-consuming process that requires lots of thought and patience. At the Wilson Law Group, we have decades of experience in dealing with commercial real estate Read More

6 Ways to Increase Your Business’s Value Before You Sell

As a business owner, there may come a time when you’ll want to sell your company. Before you do so, it’s important to make sure that you will get the most value out of all the hard work that you have put into building your business. There are many things to think about before listing it for sale. At the forefront of your mind should be thinking about how to increase your business’s value. Here we discuss some of the Read More

A Guide to Private Placement Memorandums

If you own a company, and want to increase growth and raise funds without going public or into debt, a private placement memorandum (PPM) might be for you. A private placement is called that because no public means of communications can be used to promote the sale of the securities. A PPM, also referred to as an offering memorandum or offering document, is a legal document used by companies that discloses everything Read More