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Kat Cox

Kat Cox works to provide answers to the questions small business owners have about how to set up, run, or fund their businesses. When she’s not writing blogs, articles, short fiction, or (kind of bad) French poetry, Kat can be found lacing up her tennis shoes for a run or walk with her pup or scouting for the best karaoke spot in Austin, Texas.

Articles by Kat Cox


Top Franchise Opportunities for 2023

The Nature of Franchise Ownership Franchise ownership refers to a business arrangement where an individual or entity, known as a …

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How Student Loan Debt Relief Could Affect Small Businesses

One of President Biden’s biggest campaign promises was to forgive federal student loan debt — a pretty big promise to …

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Calculating the Break-Even Analysis for Your Business

What Is a Break-Even Analysis? A break-even analysis is a metric that business owners and financial analysts use to determine …

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What the Housing Market Tells Us About Small Business Today 

The U.S. housing market has been in the news a lot recently, as home sales and prices have started to …


How to Launch and Pay For a New Retail Product

Launching a retail product is a great way to add revenue to your retail business, but you may need extra …


Loan Options for Dental Office Expansion

If you’re looking to expand your dental practice by increasing your office space, adding a new location, renovating your existing …


Can Cryptocurrency Be Used as Collateral for Business Loans?

Cryptocurrency (or crypto currency) has been increasingly popular for investors and even as an accepted payment at businesses around the …


How to Use Zelle for Small Business Transactions

Zelle is a peer-to-peer (P2P) digital payments network that transfers money between bank accounts almost immediately. Using Zelle for small …


How Will Cryptocurrencies Affect Your Small Business Bottom Line?

As the popularity of cryptocurrency continues to rise, small businesses are considering the pros and cons of accepting crypto as …