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How to Grow a Debt-Free Flower Farm

If starting a full-time flower business through the traditional route of business loans and quitting your day job sounds like your kind of adventure, by all means, go for it! But for many, myself included, my bank account and sanity couldn’t afford that kind of initial investment. I’d love to see more small-scale agricultural endeavors stay in business for the long term, and I think this kind of growth has the potential for more widespread success. Buy some seeds. Plant some dreams. Enjoy a beautiful kind of life.

Pay Yourself - A Helpful Method for Tracking Income

The easiest thing to do when you’ve started a new business is to not pay yourself. If you’re working a full time job, and have started a business on the side, it’s easy to think, “I’ll just put this money I’m making back into the business”. Starting good habits of managing your business income from the very start makes it easier to adapt to the business being your sole source of income later. Here are a few tips on getting started early with paying yourself, and ensuring you’re setting aside enough for putting back into your business.