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How to successfully set up your small business

set up small business

Ready to take the plunge and start your own business? Here are ten steps to successfully set up your small business:

 

  1. Register your business with the province of Ontario. Google “register a business Ontario” – make sure to use the ontario.ca page
  2. Think about setting up your systems for future growth now. It’s easier to

How much debt is right for my business

A growing business is a business that is usually consuming cash flow. Rapid expansion means investments in development costs, marketing, inventory, and accounts receivable, the time between your investment and receiving the money from your customer can stretch out for months.

Large construction projects can take forever! Additionally, we want to match the cash flow

How to apply for a bank loan to expand your business

Business is great, customers are excited about your product but you need more capital to service all of your new accounts. It’s time to think about bank loans to expand your business.

What to consider when applying for a business loan to expand your business

Start early! Banks are going to want to see two

How to apply for your first bank loan

As business owners, we invest our experience and capital to service our customers, pay our employees and return a profit on our investments.   Capital can come from the owner in the form of equity investments and also your first bank loan.

At a certain point, your business may need more investment to continue to grow.

FAQs – Our Ten Most Frequently Asked questions

questions and answers

We understand some topics may seem more complex than others when talking about our business. Find here the answers to our most frequently asked questions.

How long is it going to take?

Services can be done quickly if all back up documents are submitted and organized and submitted well before your deadlines.  It’s human nature

2021 Tax Filing | 2022 Tax planning | 2022 Tax Changes

2021 tax filing guidelines

 

Titanium HQ welcomes you to our Spring 2022 Personal Tax Update   Let’s take 5 minutes to update you on the 2021 Tax Filing Deadlines,  supply you with a link for our 2021 Tax Checklist and talk about some of the 2022 Personal Income Tax Changes and start you on the right foot for your …

What am I doing that might make my small business fail?

mistakes owners make

You’re a Type A business owner with grand visions of where you want to take your company. Because of this, you’re always looking for ways you can improve your business, or things you’re doing that might unintentionally be holding you back. In my years of experience working with talented entrepreneurs, I’ve noticed four big mistakes

How can I improve my cash flow?

Cash is the number one limiter of growth for most businesses.        The bigger you grow the more cash your business needs to buy inventory, pay staff, develop intellectual property and provide credit terms to your customers.      A cash flow crunch can force a profitable company to halt its growth or even become insolvent.    A few …

What business secrets does my accountant wish I knew?

10 Business Secrets a Business Secret for SMB

Number 1 on the list of 10 Business Secrets I wish everyone knew

Our 10 Business Secrets starts off with: A business is not what you do, what you own or what you sell. A business is culture – a set of common beliefs that bind people around an objective or goal. Your employees take …

How do I avoid audit triggers in my business?

Audit Triggers for Business Owners

How do I avoid audit triggers? Why do businesses get audited?

If you’ve ever been audited, you know that it’s a very unpleasant surprise. It’s a stressful process that can drain you of time and money you can’t afford to spend. But what if who the CRA chooses to audit isn’t actually a surprise? 

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