Archive for the 'Business Credit' Category

How to build a line of credit for your lawn care business.

Building business credit is a concept most new start ups know nothing about. So what kinds of steps can they take to work on building their business credit? In this discussion from the Gopher Lawn Care Business Forum, we hear from multiple business owners who share their experiences in building a business credit score.

Lawn care business debt stories.

Most new lawn care businesses start up with very little money and with no money in reserve. This opens the door to financial troubles when you begin to run into the standard problems of equipment breaking down, or not being able to find enough customers, or not having enough money set aside to get you [...]

Using a credit card for your lawn care business expenses.

As a new business owner, it is a great thing to pay for everything you need as you go and not go into debt. Taking on debt at any stage is dangerous but it is especially risky when you are a new start up. More new businesses fail due to a lack of positive cash [...]

Should I buy some new lawn care equipment or work on my marketing?

As a new business owner, you may be limited on the resources you have, so you need to spend your time and money wisely if you want to grow. But what should you be spending your time and money on? That is what one entrepreneur was interested in knowing on the Gopher Lawn Care Business [...]

A lawn care business owner’s lesson on debt and debt collection.

A real simple step you can take to help you improve your chances of success is to limit the amount of time a customer can take to pay you. Even better, if you can get paid in advance, that cuts out all the time you might have wasted tracking down late payers. Here is a [...]

Lawn care business success tips.

As you get your lawn care business started, do you ever just feel like winging it and seeing where things go? Or do you feel that you should be planning things out more? From this discussion on the Gopher Lawn Care Business Forum, we will see how having a lawn care business plan can really [...]

How lawn care business owners save money.

How do you save money? Do you ever find there is a psychological barrier beyond a certain amount of money where you have a hard time breaking through when it comes to saving?
Like where you feel saving gets tougher and tougher for you to do? Maybe it’s $1000 or $2000? At a certain point do [...]

How to acquire a line of credit from your local nursery.

Wouldn’t it be nice if you could get an agreement with a local nursery to allow your lawn care and landscaping business the ability to purchase plants and materials throughout the month and not have to pay each time? There are plenty of reasons why having a line of credit from a nursery is helpful. [...]