Looking for a business you can start on a budget?
This great article from Entrepreneur catalogs 63 Businesses to Start for Under $10,000.
Some can be launched for less than $2000:
- Resume Service
- Personal Shopper
- Valet Parking
- Children’s Parties
- Cake and Cupcake Bakery
- Personal Chef
- Music Lessons
- Arts & Crafts Instructor
- Pet Sitter
- Gardening Consultant
… and the list goes on.
Others services require more capital but are still within reach of us mere mortals. You don’t have to plunk down you life savings on a fast-food franchise in order to get started in your own business.
Look through the list and see what lines up with your talent and desires.
Also helpful is The $100 Startup by Chris Guillebeau.
Do you prefer the passive income approach and have what it takes work really hard up front?Check out Pat Flynn’s podcasts at SmartPassiveIncome.
If you do have some money to invest and you prefer a proven brand with a built-in business model, check out Entpreneur’s big list of franchise opportunities.