Can You Start a House Cleaning Business on a Shoe String?

The economy is down, and many people are out of work. Times seem to be depressing for many. However, there is a growing number of people who actually consider these excellent times. Good Times? Yes, these folks seize the opportunity when it opens up, and a down economy is actually not a wrong time to start your own business. For one, it is often the only way to generate some income at all because mortgage payments and credit card payments still need to be made and without a job… well, that question answers itself quickly.

However, starting a business in a bad economy is often cheaper compared to doing it in a good economy. There is also less competition, and the startup cost is lower, too. One negative thing to mention is that it might be required to start with lower product pricing to get the business off the ground, …