Starting a new business is an exciting time but requires consideration of a number of factors and attributes including industry research, planning, your aversion to risk, you passion, you courage and your financial capabilities and requirements. To succeed, you need to make the right opening moves.

Some basics include establishing the right structure and ensuring you are meeting your financial reporting obligations. There is a lot more to consider before you get started but getting the right advice from the beginning can take the stress out of the situation.