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How to determine what your small business is worth

How much is your small business worth?

Many owners hope to one day sell theirs.

Small business guru Pavlo Phitidis has seen many old spreadsheets that overestimated the hypothetical future value of a business.

According to Phitidis, 94.6% of small businesses in South Africa fail to sell.

Instead, they close down.

The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviewed Phitidis for his weekly small business feature.

Phitidis advised on how to accurately value your business and ensure you get the price you want in future.

For more detail listen to the interview in the audio below.

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