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i really want to buy a business in the dallas texas area i have $30,000 to invest in the business any ideas

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Beijing Shenlinqijing Culture Inc.
Oversea sales

Dear Darrick,

Do you still looking for investment projects? Our company provides various VR projects including VR Theme Park, 7D Interactive Cinema, Science Adventure Ball, Speeding Race, VR Thrill Ride, etc. We are looking for agents and partners from all over the world. If having interesting, pls sent me email and the details could be provided. My email address is donna@shenlinqijing.cn.

Best Regards
Donna
Skype:donnazhu04

Aug 12, 2016
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Factory D
Owner
Tarrant County, TX

I have a DFW based web business but is global in sales. contact me fourgpowersales@ aol .com david

Dec 16, 2009
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Try a deli and/or diner. It's hard work, but good rewards and fun. Plus in the right area it is an excellent investment that will grow. And you can do this anywhere there are people. We doesn't like to eat great food?

Nov 8, 2009
Jon Holmquist
Edgemaster Model 400 sharpener
President
Marion County, OR

Darrick, haven't found the right one yet? Sure would like to talk to you about Edgemaster and its potential. Dallas is ripe for Edgemaster.

Nov 4, 2009
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Waterway, Inc.
Nassau County, FL

My name is Bill Rary. Our Company, Waterway, Inc., provides a Buyer's service specifically designed for individual buyers. We focus on small to mid sized businesses. We start by developing a detailed profile to determine your specific requirements. From there, we move to our proprietary modules which include: ID Prospects, Source Leads (including those companies that aren't for sale), perform cash flow analysis along with other valuation metrics, prepare initial deal analysis to arrive at an LOI, conduct operational reviews along with other due diligence processes, assist with Deal structure and negotiations, and finally, the close. As part of a broader consulting firm, we can work across disciplines to ensure you get the right company for you at the right price. You can reach me at 404-229-0724 or via email at info@waterwayusa.com. I look forward to your call or email.

Oct 29, 2009
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New York County, NY

I have a highly profitable website business that meets your requirements. Please contact me via email for more information. My email address is: johnmayfair99@gmail.com

Oct 12, 2009
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Darrick, I own a 158,000 shopping center in Arlington, TX and one of my tenants is interested in selling his business and moving to Indiana to get married. I love his business and believe it is very unique and it has unbelievable potential. However, the current owner's heart and mind are not in it and he would prefer to move to Indiana. Give me a call at 310-998-8300 x 2 to discuss.

Oct 8, 2009
Jon Holmquist
Edgemaster Model 400 sharpener
President
Marion County, OR

Darrick, how about a basic, one person, service business that fits exactly into your investment picture.
Check out the others first then look at a low stress, growth potential business like mine.
Good luck with your search, Jon at Edgemaster Mobile Sharpening

Sep 16, 2009
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We are high-tech startup in Austin going into production. We are in need of someone with sales background who is interested in investing time and money for a promising future. If interested, email me jhdhaliwal@hotmail.com

Sep 15, 2009
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Darrick,
We are currently seeking an investor .... $50.000 will be needed to purchase 10% equity...If you have an interest shoot us an email. We are at the Texas / Oklahoma border...this is an opportunity we wont be offering once we get funding finalized. We have pending orders ... true potential for future yearly revenues.

dspardue@cableone.net

Aug 19, 2009
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How to Buy a Business
WA

Darrick, you won't get very far until you have a sense of what you are really looking for. If you don't, you will lose a lot of time looking at the wrong businesses.

Take some time to think about your core skills and then ask yourself what types of businesses would benefit the most with you at the helm.

Going to the SIC codes can often help trigger ideas.

http://www.osha.gov/pls/imis/sic_manual.html

Take the free Myers-Briggs personality profile as well to get a better sense of your strengths and weaknesses. Then focus on your strengths.

http://www.mypersonality.info/personality-types/

Aug 13, 2009
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Thank you Douglas I am working in Kuwait right now I will be in the Dallas Area in the next two weeks hopefully we can discuss some ways I can make a sound investment in a business.

Aug 13, 2009
Douglas Batts
Murphy Business & Financial Corporation
Collin County, TX
Premium Broker

Darrick, depending on your experience and credit, you may be able to buy a suitable business for that level of investment. We have a few small businesses offering seller financing along with some excellent franchise and master franchise opportunities that might work as well. A few are listed on my bizbuysell broker website below. If interested, feel free to contact me directly.

Aug 13, 2009
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Hi Darrick. Is there a type of business or field that you are interested in? Consider your background, education, amount of time you'll spend at work etc. There are website or online businesses that can be run from anywhere. These type of businesses usually just have intellectual, trademarked property. Then there is retail, restaurant businesses with real property.

With the $30,000 you wish to invest, my guess is you are going to want to go with a website/online or mail order type of business. These are the ones usually willing to do some owner financing if you need it. It's already been mentioned that you need to have extra capital on hand for operational costs etc., so I won't go into all of that.

If you decide you would like something along the website/online/mail order/ebay route, please contact me. I have a few opportunities you might be interested in hearing about. Best of luck to you.
Angie,
globalnerd@yahoo.com

Aug 12, 2009
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eMpasys
VP
Burlington County, NJ

Hello

Please review the opportunity below,

Business Opportunity

eMpasys is making available to you our OSEMS (On Site Electricity Management System), that will allow you to generate additional revenue. Our OSEMS is a great green initiative product that will give commercial and residential property owners an economical choice to save on energy consumption.

The U.S. Department of Energy Fact Sheet reports that a low Power Factor is "expensive and inefficient". It also states that you can "improve your Power Factor to reduce your electric bills and to enhance your electrical system's capacity". Our OSEMS (On Site Electricity Management System), are specially designed to improve Power Factor in homes and businesses and are a must for locations using kVA, Smart or Demand Meters. www.empasys.net

Mr. Rob Robinson, VP Business Development

eMpasys Solutions - XPS Manufacture Direct

856-412-8056 - 1-732-226-4601 fax

1-309-946-5300 Conference Line

rob@empasys.net

www.empasys.net

Aug 12, 2009
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Burke Business Advisors
Franchise Consultant and Business Advisor
Collin County, TX

Hello. We have several business opportunities in the Dallas, TX market that meets your budget. If you would like to research, please go to www.burkefranchiseconsulting.com. I am hopeful you will find something that interests you. Please contact me any time.

Aug 12, 2009
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Thank you I have $100,000 all together but would only like to invest that much but can go up to $50,000 if I have to

Aug 12, 2009
C21-Troop Business Services
Troop Business Services
CA
Premium Broker

Darrick, it will be difficult to buy a business with $30,000 to invest. Does that include working capital as well? Keep in mind that you'll need more than your down payment to purchase a company. There will be some fees incurred (attorney or accountant perhaps), and some money left aside for emergencies, or deposits. Please don't skimp on getting good professional advice from an attorney or accountant. It's not worth saving that money. There will be businesses out there. Do a search for businesses that are listed under $70,000, and hopefully you'll find an owner that will carry a note for you, or allow you to pay based on an earnout.

Aug 12, 2009

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