Trying to get a business loan, the lender will require a business plan, among others. One does not need to panic, there are plenty of resources on the web and off-line that can help. Indeed, the business plan is a plan that shows only one lender has conducted research and develop a reasonable plan to make their business a success. The main difficulty with the business plan is financial. Even experienced entrepreneurs sometimes have problems with their finances. The following is a brief synopsis of what the three finance in a business plan in relation to the business. It is a financial income statements, cash flow statements, and balance sheets.
Income statement is also known as the income statement (P & L statement). The intent of the income statement is to show how much net profit business is or will be produced. This is probably one of the most simple of statements because of first calculating gross profit of this business. Gross profit is revenue minus the cost of goods. Then the statement was starting to take into account other business expenses such as salaries, rent, utilities, advertising, etc. After it is calculated and deducted from gross profit, he left a net profit. This will be an important figure for lenders.
The following is a report of financial cash flow, which basically shows how cash flows in and out of business. It can be said to be similar to a cash flow statement income statement with a lot of the same category. However, the cash flow statement accounts for the payment of the loan (principal), owner of the drawing, and the purchase of capital goods, but not depreciation or write-off. Basically every cash transaction is recorded, so that the company's liquidity is being tracked. Its purpose is to indicate when business will need cash or cash-rich.
The last is the balance of finance. Everyone is talking about the balance sheet to be a snapshot in time about the health of the company. The balance sheet total of the company's assets and liabilities. It also tracks the equity owners by placing it with liability, this provides a way for the two categories to balance. When reaching the assets and liabilities and owner's equity should be equal to each other. What people find with finances in which venture capital and liabilities placed. It may not be too good if the assets of the business are mainly in the accounts receivable or the equipment. Or too heavy duty column in the capital owners invested little capital shows that comes from revenue. Regardless, the balance sheet is a momentary ratings company.
When writing a business plan should not be too afraid someone's finances. After the planners understand what they are trying to point out, the numbers will come naturally to complete the plan.