Brian Winch | October 17, 2016
Lack of start-up capital can often times be enough to deter want-to-be entrepreneurs from starting their own businesses. There’s no need to give up the dream. For those on a limited budget there are few low-cost business ideas that can be started with almost no start-up costs. Many service oriented businesses can be started from home and grown into highly profitable ventures. There are many types of cleaning services, for example, that can be started out this way. I started a litter cleanup service outside commercial properties with about $200 in 1981, and turned that small investment into a highly profitable business that I continue to operate today. Here are another 10 business ideas with almost no start-up costs written by Shannon Gausepohl.
What are you passionate about? Yoga? Baking? Web design? If you know something inside and out, you can help others enrich their lives by offering virtual classes. Create downloadable instructional packets and videos, or schedule real-time Skype lessons with clients. Another option for aspiring educators is to start a virtual or home-based tutoring service. Read more…