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Catering Service

Winter holidays mean businesses and other organizations will be looking for a catering business to provide food for the festivities.

Snow Plow Business

Depending on where you live, winter might bring lots of snow. Starting a snow plow company is a great way to help neighbors and businesses.

Boat Winterization Business

Cold water, snow, and ice can wear away at a boat’s finish. Boat winterization businesses get boats ready before putting them away for the winter.

Accounting Firm

With the new year underway, tax season is in full effect. This is the time when many people wish they had a reliable accountant.

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Home Business Ideas

There are a variety of businesses you can run out of your home, and because of the minimal overhead expenses, most of them can be started fairly cheaply. In this article, we outline our top 40 home business ideas for the modern entrepreneur.

Online Business Ideas

Whether you’re looking to build an online empire or earn a little money on the side, one of the best things about owning an online business is having the ability to work as much or as little as you want -- from whatever location you prefer.

Low-Cost Business Ideas

In this article, we outline our top 40 business ideas with low startup costs to help you find a low-cost business idea that aligns with your interests and goals.

Side Business Ideas

If you’re looking to scratch the entrepreneurial itch without giving up your day job, you’re probably on the hunt for a side-hustle that aligns with your personal interests and your schedule. These 40 side-hustles satisfy a range of interests and can easily turn into full-time careers.

Start a Franchise

If you’re eager for an entrepreneurial career but are intimidated by the prospect of creating your own business concept, a franchise can be a great option. Check out our Franchise Guide to learn more about franchising, or browse some popular types of franchises below.

Coffee Shop

Coffee shops are great for people who like to build long-lasting relationships—customers tend to be regulars, with some even coming in daily. Opening a coffee shop franchise typically requires $200,000-$700,000 of investment, in addition to long hours to get the business up and running.

Daycare

Opening a daycare franchise is an excellent option for people who love to nurture and influence children. It can also be a great choice for entrepreneurs interested in opening a business with stable demand and regular customers.

Laundromat

Laundromats are great franchises for entrepreneurs who want to start a business but don’t want to put in a ton of time. Once they’re up-and-running, laundromats are typically low-maintenance.

Moving Company

Moving can be a hassle, so many look to hire a moving service to help take the stress off of their hands. If you live in a densely populated area, joining a strong moving company franchise ensures ready access to a large pool of customers.

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