10 best cities for opening a new advisory firm
Location, location, location
Financial advisers looking to scratch the entrepreneurial itch, take note. NerdWallet has new data showing the 10 best U.S. cities for starting a small businesss. So when considering branching out on your own, here is the latest ranking of the 10 best American venues.
Methodology: Scores were assigned weightings to the following variables: state income taxes (5%), city income taxes (10%), payroll taxes (25%), city property taxes (10%), city growth rate rankings (20%) from Milken Institute’s 2012 Best Performing City survey, and ease of licensing requirements (30%) from the 2013 Thumbtack Small Business Friendliness Survey.