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Your Guide to M&A Due Diligence Preparation

Your Guide to M&A Due Diligence Preparation

There’s rarely a sign with big red letters warning us of the need for due diligence during an M&A. But maybe there should be. 83% of mergers and acquisitions (M&A) fail. But with some preparation, it’s possible to join the minority of successful M&A...

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Outsourced Cannabis CFO vs. Hiring In-House

Outsourced Cannabis CFO vs. Hiring In-House

Business operators often can’t help but wonder, “Should we hire a CFO or Controller, or should we try to do it ourselves?” However, there’s another option that’s often overlooked; outsourced cannabis CFO services. Managing finances is essential for any business. This...

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5 Benefits of Hiring a Fractional CFO for Cannabis

5 Benefits of Hiring a Fractional CFO for Cannabis

Outsourcing a fractional Chief Financial Officer (CFO) is becoming more common in cannabis. As the economic downturn impacts operations around the country, finances become the top concern of cannabusiness operators. With the state of the economy, hiring a fractional...

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Cannabis SOPs & Compliance for Success

Cannabis SOPs & Compliance for Success

What are Standard Operating Procedures for Cannabis? As with almost every business, standard operating procedures for cannabis business operators ensures consistency. In an industry characterized by strict regulations and corresponding infractions, SOPs in the...

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Cannabis Business Problems & How to Avoid Them

Cannabis Business Problems & How to Avoid Them

80% of startups fail within 18 months. This percentage is even higher for cannabis, especially when considering how cannabis business problems spark failure. Legalization is still maturing. This, in addition to the disparities from state to state and federal...

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Cannabis Inventory Management Tips to Stay Compliant

Cannabis Inventory Management Tips to Stay Compliant

Whether you’re stocking hundreds or thousands of cannabis products, cannabis inventory management is essential for success in the cannabis sector. Operating in this industry means you need to know where your inventory is, how much you have available, and when you’ll...

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A Quick Professional Guide to Buying Commercial Property

A Quick Professional Guide to Buying Commercial Property

Here at Northstar Financial, we know that buying commercial property for your business or investment portfolio is all about knowing what you want and building a smart sequence of steps to get there. There are so many different types of commercial property ranging from...

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Dispensary Tax Deductions Guide

Dispensary Tax Deductions Guide

Tax season in the cannabis industry comes with a unique set of hurdles. Of course, while challenging, preparing tax returns for dispensary owners is not impossible. As every dispensary owner knows, cannabis laws are continuously evolving. Each change presents its own...

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