There are approximately 28 million small businesses in America. Of those, baby boomers own more than 12 million of them. As those baby boomers get closer to retirement age, the number of businesses going up for sale is increasing dramatically.
Historically, almost 45,000 small businesses sold each year. Because of the baby boomers, that number is expected to rise to 378,000 businesses each year for the next 10-15 years. … Read more >