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Sell Your eCommerce Business in 2019

Have you built a profitable eCommerce business that you’ve put your heart and soul into and made the decision to sell it? If so, then congratulations. Building your eCommerce business was difficult, and selling it will be no easy feat either.  In this post, you will learn the various factors to consider to realize the highest value for your eCommerce business.
What is your eCommerce Business Worth?
Profitable E-commerce businesses are highly valuable. The valuation of these companies can range from a few thousand dollars to 10 figures.  It is largely based on several factors, but most importantly profitability.  The average […]

Selling Your Online Business? Get Your Documents in Order

Do you want to sell your online business now or in the future? While other reasons may draw buyers to your business at first, the most important factor for every investor is return on investment.  To convince them, you must provide comprehensive, well-organized documentation and professionally-prepared financial records which clearly show the historical performance of your company which justifies your asking price.

Proactive preparation of financials will enable you and your broker to determine a fair asking price for your online business and also help you identify any shortcomings or discrepancies in your books

The first step towards having an accurate […]

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    2 Huge Mistakes to Avoid When You’re Selling Your Online Business

2 Huge Mistakes to Avoid When You’re Selling Your Online Business

All entrepreneurs dream of making their business a success. Some do it for pride, some do it to establish a family business to pass on to future generations, but most do it to turn a huge return on investment when the sell their online business.  It’s not as easy as some think to sell an online business.  The reality is that many small online business owners make huge, often costly, mistakes when trying to sell their online business.

Even in a good economy, it can be very difficult to sell an online business. Education on the buying and selling process […]

  • 3 Reasons To Have Clean Financial Records When Selling Your Business
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    3 Reasons To Have Clean Financial Records When Selling Your Online Business

3 Reasons To Have Clean Financial Records When Selling Your Online Business

When it comes to selling your online business, nothing can derail the sale faster than the lack of accurate financials.  After all, any company that wants to buy another company is going to want to look at the financial records in detail. Those records let prospective buyers know what kind of risk they are taking or could potentially face. Will they be able to run the company and expand it?  Will they run into financial trouble in their first year?

The only way they’ll know this is by the selling company offering prospective buyers detailed financial records for them to […]

  • How Do You Know When it’s Time to Sell Your Online Business
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    Four Important Indicators That Tell You It’s Time Sell Your Online Business

Four Important Indicators That Tell You It’s Time Sell Your Online Business

Are you a successful entrepreneur and wonder if it’s time to sell your online business? How would you know the time is now or not?  All entrepreneurs are excited to start their online business, but they don’t know when the right time is to get out. After all, it’s a personal decision that is often influenced by several mitigating factors.

How do you know if you should sell your online company now or wait? Consider the following four situations to help you make that gut-wrenching determination.
Four Key Signs It Is Time You Should Sell Your Online Business  
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    3 Essential Metrics Business Owners Should Know When Selling Their Online Company

3 Essential Metrics Business Owners Should Know When Selling Their Online Company

Have you built a strong online business, putting your heart and soul into it and made the executive decision to sell it? If so, then congratulations. Building your business from scratch was difficult, selling it will be no easy feat either. In fact, it can be downright tricky! After all, you don’t want to undersell your company and lose money, but asking too much for it can also have a negative impact.

If you plan to sell your successful online business, you need to know what your business is worth – what a potential buyer is willing to purchase it […]