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Not only houses, cars and other durable goods are bought on credit. Securities are also bought on credit. They are also expensive, and lending is a natural means of competition between sellers of securities. What motivates investors to buy securities on credit and pay interest? This is done in the expectation that the value of securities will grow faster than the interest on the loan. If lending is so profitable, then why not everyone and not always do it?
Not only houses, cars and other durable goods are bought on credit. Securities are also bought on credit. They are also expensive, and lending is a natural means of competition between sellers of securities. The market only becomes civilized when the buyer can take a cash loan on the security of his purchase, and the seller can borrow securities if he does not have his own or does not want to part with them. Continue reading
I want to repeat this already repeatedly, that all the funds saved from improving the efficiency of all components of the production process will replenish your profits. Therefore, you should use all possible ways to improve the efficiency of your business.
It should also be said about the interconnectedness of many factors of cost reduction among themselves. For example, increasing the number of parts manufactured at one time, we reduce the complexity and get the opportunity to reduce the price of the material. Or by modernizing the technological process and getting rid of some equipment, we, making a profit from the sale of equipment, reduce energy consumption. Continue reading
After writing several articles on the effectiveness of small business, I received a letter from a reader asking what profit is in business. I believed that this question is so clear that it is not worth talking about it in detail. In addition, I already wrote about profit in several articles, but have not yet written about it in detail. But profit is the main criterion for a successful business. There is profit – the business exists, there is no profit, and the business quickly disappears.
But thinking, I realized that the reader is right. A story about efficiency will not be complete without fundamental definitions of profit. And further, scheduled for writing, articles on the economy of small business will always be based on the concepts of profit. Therefore, although belatedly, this article appeared. Continue reading