With low interest rates and an influx of young families looking to buy starter homes, the practice of so-called “house flipping” is on the rise. That’s when people buy homes at low rates, spend the money to fix them up, and then re-sell them at a higher price, usually all within a span of six to 12 months. Sure, it sounds like a fun way to make money, but it’s not as easy as it may sound. If you’re thinking about getting into house-flipping, here’s what you should know before you start.
- Financing is everything.
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If your business deals with cash, you may want to look into money counter machines. If you have to deal with coins, coin sorter and counting machines can make your life a lot easier and is a good piece of equipment to improve your bottom line. Here are some ways using a coin sorter and counter machine makes good business sense.
- Cash counters are more accurate. When you use an electric cash counter, you can be assured that the accuracy level will be 100%. Whether you are dealing with paper money or coins, your cash and coin sorter and counter machine will give you a much greater degree of accuracy than when you rely on your staff to count everything by hand. It can be all too easy for a person to lose track when they are counting and sorting paper money and coins and that means they have to start t
Most shoppers use either a debit or credit card when making purchases. It has been estimated that at least 70% of all adults in the United States carry at least one credit card. When asked about their shopping preferences, about 43% of American consumers said they used their debit card, 35% said they use a credit card and 9% say they only use cash. This is according to a TSYS survey of one thousand consumers who had both kinds of cards. The survey was done in 2014. Businesses today have to take credit cards to be competitive and that requires finding the right merchant service provider and using the right merchant services software.
- Determine what your needs are. Before you set out to get any merchant services software or talk to a business merchant services company, you need to d