How to LEGALLY Start Your Own Small Business (Ft. Paige Griffith, JD)
You’ve got a talent people will pay you for. You’re fired up about it. You’re ready to go. And just as you’re about to accept your first payment (Cha-Ching!), you panic! “Am I doing this legally?” you wonder. “Do I need to be doing something more official for Cheryl to pay me?” “LLC? Federal Tax ID? Do I need all these just to get started?” Look, all the legal mumbo-jumbo can slow us down. If you don’t know the right next step to take, and don’t have don’t have a professional to trust to help you out, it’s easy to get stuck. That’s why in today’s episode, Jordan brought on online business attorney Paige Griffith, JD. Paige has a virtual law firm working with online businesses and wedding industry professionals, she is a certified Juris Doctor barred in the state of Montana, and holds a double B.A. in Economics and Political Science. In this episode, we're diving into all the foundational legal steps you need to take so you can start making money with your passion project online with the confidence that your butt is covered. Pour a glass and get ready to learn! To follow Paige or learn more about her work, visit thelegalpaige.com. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.