According to a recent Forbes article, 8 out of every 10 businesses fail within the first 18 months. Some fail due to poor customer service, poor management or unclear knowledge of the marketplace. But on the surface level, many of these businesses simply run out of cash.
Good money management is the key to staying afloat as startups meet the obstacles of a starting a new business. Bplans, a blog for small business owners, covers some of the main sources of funding that SMBs can secure for their startup.