He has spent nearly a decade writing about issues related to startups, marketing, and entrepreneurship, and has created and sold his own post-apocalyptic fitness business. These are expenses you'll start paying even before you open your doors before you start receiving a penny in return. Suddenly, founders could launch businesses and start making money without having to rent offices, pay for utilities or hire a team of employees. Don't worry, the costs of opening doors are often more expensive than those of keeping them open, and you'll hopefully soon start generating income to offset expenses. No, but to estimate the cost of starting a business, a concrete business plan will help you create an accurate number.
Now, add up all these costs and you'll know what the average cost will be to start and run your business.