10 Low-Cost Small Business Ideas

Who Needs Startup Capital?

Facebook started in a dorm room for nothing. Apple began in a garage with some spare computer parts. The lesson being: You don’t need millions in venture capital to build a Fortune 500 company. All you need is an IQ above 150 and an ego the size of an exoplanet.

Even if you don’t have those things, you can still launch a successful business for no money down. All it takes is hard work, dedication and, of course, the right idea. You supply the first two, we’ll give you the ideas right here — for free!

— Tom Stein and Tim Devaney