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Old 12-21-2007, 02:06 AM
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Quote[/b] (Team Gopher @ Dec. 20 2007,4:47)]I guess another big part of this discussion is about keeping your expenses low.

How big of a deal do you find this to be?

How important is keeping your expenses low vs showing off to everyone that you seem to be going great guns?
That is the hardest part of the whole thing steve, keeping your expenses low, your just starting and there is alot of upfront cost that you will never recover, so the first year or two you may not show much of a profit but you made it throught the tough times so this is a big deal to everyone just starting. If the average man/woman goes out and starts a company he/she is doing it on a shoe string budget. So keep cell bills down to minium and schedule your jobs in low milage routes even if you have to move a mowing day on someone.

and yes there is always going to be the Nickle Millionaire at any business and they never last, and if they do its a bigger suprise to them than to anyone else. EVERYONE goes throught the feast and famon thing I did I have and I know what it is like to have little to no money to even go to the grocery and buy food. but determination had paid off form me. I sold my security business to Honeywell and retired to this. I really wish I would have done this type of work 20 years ago.
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