Beginning a company is a huge undertaking, from the initial planning stages to the moment you make your first dollar or hire your first employee. Many startup business owners, especially those of smaller businesses, must take out a personal loan to finance the project. With or without a personal loan, it’s not unusual to entangle your personal finances in the business you care so much about. So when that business begins to go downhill or unexpectedly hits a roadblock, it can amount to extreme stress on both a professional and personal level.
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