Starting a Business Without Capital

Do you want to know how to start a business without capital? Don’t be bothered if you are worried that starting a business without capital is not possible because we will prove to you that you can actually do a business without spending a single penny by other means.

Don’t bother yourself if you’re greatest obstacle in starting a business is finding a source for your capital.

This is the common dilemma of every entrepreneur but don’t allow this problem to be the hindrance to your dream as a successful businessman. We do accept the fact that capital is badly needed particularly to big businesses but due to wide spread of business opportunities available at this present time, some of us have discovered some ways on how to cope on the predicament of funding a business. It is not bad to start from a small business, what matters most is how you can handle a business without money for the start-up cost. There are no available formulas to make this happen, your resourcefulness and perseverance are the main factors needed to fulfill your empty hands. Here are some useful tips on how you can start a business without capital.

Better Ways of How to Start a Business Without Capital

Be resourceful. This attribute will be your initial funding to conduct a business without capital. You can use up your own resources like a personal computer with an internet connection to look for online freelance business like data entry and online writing. There are also internet affiliate programs that allow you to earn a commission to certain transactions such as “cost per sale” and other alike.

If you have exceptional skills in performing service-oriented jobs such as gardening and janitorial services, you can do the business using your current tools then you can buy later for additional equipments after completion of every job. This is a good way of slowly building up your dream business into reality due to your perseverance and hard work. Other way is to become a broker and get commissions from closed deals in selling properties. This can be done if the seller of a certain property asks help from a broker in looking for a potential buyer, a commission is given for every successful transactions. While this option is sure a money-maker, however, it will spend you more of your time and energy to offer the properties and hunt for prospective buyers. Another means of starting a business without capital is working to a person who has the capital but lack of business expertise and time to handle the business.

Of all the mentioned options, it is not anymore difficult to find a business that will require you to spend for the start-up cost, the road to success is still reachable and will highly reliable on how you handle it accordingly to your plan.


  • judith said on April 26, 2013
    Bweyogerere, Kampala, Uganda: Planning to start a gift shop. Have an experience in typing real bulky documents in a short while.
  • kasangaki N J said on May 9, 2014
    My typing services for only bulky documents are based in Kampala city. My Phone No.0717660061
  • Ologunde gbenga tunde said on May 23, 2014
    I will be very happy if I can succeed with this business
  • advice said on July 3, 2014
    I am advice Leepile from taung ,mammutla village in northwest province. Republic of south Africa . My dream is to start up a small fuel station business in my area. Please advice me how to go about this dream without capital?
  • Aarohan Shakya said on February 5, 2015
    I live in Kathmandu, Nepal and I m planning to start my own home business to export things in own country and abort... please give me some suggestion... what will be good to export in abort country and in own country...
  • Nwagbara stanley said on July 20, 2017
    I am a talented fashion designer my greatest challenge is startup capital. I have approached several financial institutions they turned me down because of collateral what is the way forward please advice


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