Security when buying an online business.

This entry is part 2 of 10 in the series Internet Business 101 Season 1

Buying a Business is an exceptionally complicated process. That’s why very important is to ask specialists and use Tools, which can help us with this. In this article, you can read about the capability to use a platform, where you can buy a business online and check unique functionality dedicated to your needs! 

Sellbiz.pl” is a platform, which enables Customers to Buy and Sell Businesses online. Functionality consists of:

  • Visual presentation of the business being sold.
  • Detailed information about Company and Companys Owner, including contact data, financial data and other information significant for potential buyers.
  • Communication between potential buyer and seller through e-mail or phone call. 

Why is it worth using the platform to buy an online business?

An online business buying platform is the only way to effectively buy your business. It is worth considering the fact that most people still have a problem with getting to know the market and its specifics, which is why platforms are ideal for people who want to buy a company but do not know how to start.


Platforms are also a great way to find a business that meets your needs. Many people don’t know how to find the right type of business, so this is one way to make sure you find the right one for you. If you are looking for a restaurant franchise or service business, there are many options available.

Safety rules when buying an online business.

Purchasing a business online can be a good idea, but there are a few things to consider before buying:

  • Check the industry in which the seller operates and his business. Understand the potential risks and opportunities of the industry and potentially purchased business,
  • Check the financial statements carefully. If you can’t read them yourself. Consult a specialist in this field. (You can check the reports e.g. on the Rejestr.io website in Poland),
  • Check the presence of this business in the online world. Pages with opinions for a given industry. Social Media profiles? Does the owner have his own profile too? How do they look? If this is a typical online business, what kind of mailing list does it have? What are their stats like?
  • Try talking to past clients or employees. What are their opinions about this place?
  • Ask for references: Former clients, suppliers. Try to better understand the business and its operations.
  • Consult a lawyer. Check each step.
  • Familiarize yourself with the costs of the entire operation and the current operation of this business.
  • Give yourself time to think about the potential of this business before deciding to buy. This way you will reduce the risk of making a mistake.
  • If the business and the whole process take place online. Browse cybersecurity materials and implement the most important tips in your daily work.

Summary

When buying a company online, we can have much more room for maneuver, thanks to our portal we can search for a business that is right for us, or in the case of a sale, we can increase the chance of finding a new owner quickly. Remember to verify the contractor before the transaction.

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This series is cross-published in SellBiz Blog. It is created as non-paid cooperation as workload exchange. In the first season, you can read half articles written by a Blogelist representative and the second half by SellBiz.

The original Polish version of this article is published in SellBiz Blog here.

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