Straightforward Business Starter by Elizabeth Stapleton

Straightforward Business Starter

Stop struggling to set up your business the right way!

Wanting to Start a Business?

Starting a business can be very exciting, it can also be very overwhelming.
  • What kind of business should it be? Should it be an an LLC or a S-Corp?
  • What should you name it?
  • How do you register the business and the name?
  • What systems do you need to set up to save your time and sanity?
  • How should you manage your business bookkeeping?
  • How do you get clients to sign contracts?

If you've always wanted to...

  • Establish a professional business
  • Impress clients with professional contracts
  • Know you and your business are protected

…then this course is for you!

In this program, I’ve included everything you need to know, including:

  • How to find the perfect name, that you can legally use
  • How to choose what business entity to register as
  • How to get your EIN
  • How to manage your business finances
  • Step by step drag-and-drop templates for contracts and website legal pages

Everything You Need, Nothing You Don't

Contract Templates

$97 Value
  • Freelance Writing Contract Template
  • Freelance Design Contract Template
  • Coaching Services Contract Template
  • Pinterest Services Contract Template

Website Legal Page Templates

$97 Value
  • Privacy Policy Template
  • Terms & Conditions Template

7 Video Lessons

Hi, I’m Liz, and I built Straightforward Business Starter to help people like you set up your business the right way.

What's included?

Video Icon 6 videos


Naming Your Business
5 mins
Employer Identification Numbers
2 mins
Business Entities
4 mins
4 mins
Managing Business Money
Managing Business Money
2 mins
Side Gig Summit - Katherine Pomerantz.mp4
39 mins

Your Host:

Liz Stapleton, Esq.

Liz Stapleton is a lawyer and blogger.

A licensed attorney since 2012, and a blogger since 2014, she has spoken at both virtual and in-person conferences, on the importance of legally protecting your blog and business.

She is the founder and voice behind Less Debt, More Wine – a personal finance site, and, where she helps readers do more in less time as well as understand the legal side of blogging.