According to the National Federation of Independent Business’ Small Business Optimism Index, small business owners are becoming increasingly confident.
American consumers believe credit card processing is important to the success of small businesses.
Rising business costs are a growing concern for small business owners, according to a recent survey by CNN Money.
Small business owners are showing growing optimism regarding sales in 2013, following gains in consumer spending. Small businesses interested in capitalizing on consumer optimism may need to seek financing from alternative lenders.
Although many U.S. small business owners say they are sick of Washington’s work, many of them remain hopeful about the future. Though many small business owners expressed frustration with recent government debates, many are still optimistic about their own business prospects for this year.
The majority of entrepreneurs are using their own money to fund startups. A poll found many entrepreneurs are breaking their piggy banks and dipping into their personal savings to fund startups, though they may need a small business loan to grow operations.
A survey found that although the economy is improving, many small business owners are still wary of the current economic conditions. However, despite their wariness of the economy, many small business owners are optimistic about their company’s future and potential.