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I am a student out of high school looking to purchase a small business. I have really no money

i am a student and dont really have any money. i want to buy a business. but i dont have any captial and no friend or family that could help.Can anyone offer advice. and how much money do you need for money down on a small business.

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TRC Advertising - trcadv@yahoo.com
Owner
Suffolk County, NY

My name is Anthony - Contact me at trcadv@yahoo.com

ABOUT ME: I have been in sales and advertising for well over 20 years and know this type of business pretty good. With the economy, well let's just say it's the best time to do something on my own. I know that what I developed will help everybody from merchants, schools, fundraisers and most of all (us) the consumers.

What I have developed is a very Sensible, Convenient, Affordable and a Revenue Driven Business with a unique twist that took several years of research and development that includes Low Cost & Effective Advertising and Innovative Fundraising Programs as well.

I spent several years researching and finding out what works best for merchants, fundraisers and most of all the consumers. Although I found just Two other competitors on this level, during my research I found that they are not as convenient, local and affordable as consumers would like. So what I did was take out what they did not like and added a few more unique ideas, making us truly a One of a Kind Business.

This automatically puts us in the front seat at a very crucial economic time and we need to start our campaigning with NO TIME to be wasted.

THIS BUSINESS CAN BE FRANCHISE NATION WIDE and NET INCOME IS ENDLESS... HUGE!!!

Please take the time to see and hear what I have developed and created. You can be located anywhere since you can be a silent partner ... AGAIN My GOAL is to EVENTUALLY FRANCHISE NATION WIDE. I can give you the numbers of what we will make when you contact me..you won't believe it unless I show you how! I will tell you this much...that just one location can NET well over $450K by year 3

NOTE: I have a friend coming on board who knows my business very well and knows the potential of how much revenue it will bring in and has been looking to do something like this for years, so when I pitched him my business idea he was in with no hesitation. Though he does not have much capital to put into this business, he will be providing some of the printing that is needed and the use of warehouse, office facility for business, conference rooms, telephones, and much MUCH more. So I am not seeking capital for office space which is a HUGE SAVINGS!! And he is not asking for much in return!!

Since it is so difficult to go into great detail, I would prefer to show you what I have developed in person and I will want to arrange a meeting at our office to speak to you ASAP.

If you are interested then please get back to me ASAP. This type of business will need to start up very soon because there is a time line for when this has to go into production and be ready for selling. I will explain how we will bring in a large amount of revenue and have back up information on a 3 year business plan.

I will beat any interest rate that any bank has to offer. I will also consider selling shares or taking on a business partner as long as you have the capital that's needed.
You will not have to know much about this business since I can run it myself and show you everything you would need to know.

Looking forward to hearing from you!

Jan 26, 2011
Harry & Sally Vaishnav
Angel Business Advisors
President
Oakland County, MI

Yolanda

Along with all the excellent suggestions made below I would add few things. Before jumping into business right away try to learn the ropes by working with an entrepreneur or small business owner. Also, learn as much as you can by vising small business web sites and blogs such as ours. After that you can try to find a partner who is willing to invest money in return for your time and effort.

I have written several articles on partnership here - http://www.angelbusinessadvisors.com/blog/2010/05/5-reasons-to-establish-partnership/

May 17, 2010
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Monmouth County, NJ

how do you think you will do in sales?

May 16, 2010
David Gagné
Dabeck Business Brokers
Business Broker
Monroe County, NY

Yolanda,
Just to chime in here I agree with the others go with what you know. Find away to get the experience. A first of anay business is set your self up with a business plan this will allow you to dig into the industry and see if there is any room for you in that particular marketplace. If you have time please check out an article I wrote on creating a business plan and evaluating a business. The address is in the web refrence.

Jan 23, 2010
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Hi Yolanda,

I agree with Peter's suggestion, however, as Don also cautions, you should take the time to learn about the business and industry you wish to enter and saving up money is important, too. Are you a part of any clubs or groups that specialize in small business? They usually have a lot of resources and people who can share their own personal experiences with you. Visa just recently launched a new site for small business owners called the VisaBusinessNetwork.com . I recommend you check it out and see what other small business owners are saying about this subject matter. I think it's a really great networking tool for what you're trying to achieve.
Good luck!!

Aug 19, 2009
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How to Buy a Business
WA

You should be looking at starting a business instead. Good entrepreneurs are pragmatists who focus on the do-able. There's no sense in waiting for something that won't happen.

Aug 19, 2009
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The BAF Group LLC
MD

While owning a buisness right out of school is admirable, you need to take your time, learn a business by working in it as an employee and save your money for such an enterprise. Give yourself a decent amount of time to do all of this - plan for it! Then make it happen.

Aug 19, 2009

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