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So - assuming you found such a company, it is time to investigate feasibility of you going into business with them. They provide product or service, and you must set yourself up in business. Here is where cash flow comes into play.
Can you afford monthly amount you pay them? Can you afford to promote your relationship with this business without immediate income? If answer to either question is "no", you'd be well advised to reconsider.
If answer is "yes", how are you going to promote it? Most companies recommend you exhaust your "warm market" first. Your "warm market" is your circle of family and friends that you might convince to join in with you. Eventually however, you are going to exhaust this market and must start seeking people outside that circle.
One way to attract new people is in online arena. While this will not replace "face to face" contact that is necessary, if it is done correctly, it can add a valuable source of additional income.
Many people make mistake of using a web site supplied by their company. While this can be a valuable tool, it really ties you into their product. If you get your own site, you can use it to highlight your offerings. It is of course necessary to advertise your web site, and ezines and newsletters usually give you best return on your investment. With a modest investment on your part, you can realize a decent return.
Usually, for less than a few hundred dollars, you can get a web site and advertise in ezines targeted to your potential market. Most people can afford this without counting on their cash intake to cover expenses. Determine what you can spend out of pocket to make something like this work. Then, as your cash flow improves, expand your advertising to include a broader market.
While this is a modest start, it doesn't put you in position where you must realize income to make expenses. Above all be patient and realize it will take time and effort to realize your goals.
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