Sell A Business – Consider An Earnout

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Unlock the Power of Earnouts with Legacy Venture Group

The appeal of earnouts has grown as interest rates have climbed

“Earnouts provide a way for buyers to defer a portion of the purchase price without incurring additional borrowing costs. Unlike traditional debt financing, there’s no interest expense associated with an earnout, making it an attractive option in a high interest rate environment”.

Unlock the Power of Earnouts with Legacy Venture Group

In today’s ever-evolving business landscape, navigating a business sale can seem daunting. Legacy Venture Group, a trusted name in business brokerage, is here to guide you through innovative solutions like earnouts that simplify the transaction process. As proud members of the Business Transitions Council (, Business Brokers of Florida (, Mergers and Acquisition Source, the National Association of Certified Valuation Advisors (, the Exit Planning Institute, and the International Business Brokers Association (IBBA), we bring a wealth of expertise and resources to every deal.

Why Consider an Earnout?

“Earnouts provide a way for buyers to defer a portion of the purchase price without incurring additional borrowing costs,” explains our team at Legacy Venture Group. This makes earnouts an attractive option, especially in a high-interest-rate environment where traditional financing can be costly. By aligning the payment structure with the business’s future performance, earnouts can bridge valuation gaps between buyers and sellers, reducing upfront costs and tying future payments to actual growth.

The Strategic Benefits of Earnouts

1. Aligned Interests: Earnouts ensure that both buyer and seller are invested in the continued success of the business. This alignment can lead to better outcomes and higher potential returns for sellers.

2. Financial Flexibility: For buyers, earnouts mean less initial capital outlay and reduced risk, making it easier to manage cash flow and optimize investment returns without heavy debt burdens.

3. Enhanced Seller Returns: Sellers might achieve higher overall compensation from the sale as they benefit from the business meeting or exceeding performance targets post-sale.

4. Smooth Transition: With earnouts, sellers often stay involved post-sale, helping to maintain stability and continuity, which is crucial for preserving value.

Legacy Venture Group: Your Partner in Business Transition

Whether you’re in Miami, Naples, Tampa, Orlando, Jacksonville, or beyond—even stretching to Virginia, Washington DC, Maryland, South Carolina, North Carolina, and Texas—Legacy Venture Group is ready to assist. Our reach and expertise are vast, and our relationships with professional business advisors span various specialties from accounting and business law to business coaching and fractional CFO services.

We co-broker with fellow members of the Business Brokers of Florida and other professional brokers, especially those that are part of the M&ASource and IBBA or International Business Brokers Association (visit , to ensure that every transaction is handled seamlessly and that our clients get the best possible outcomes. Our client base typically includes businesses with revenues ranging from $1 million to $35 million, encompassing a variety of industries including a recently listed heating and air-conditioning company, a plumbing company, a premier wedding venue, and many more.

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At Legacy Venture Group, we don’t just facilitate business sales; we’re committed to crafting successful transitions that help you carry on your legacy. Our corporate philosophy—start with a heart, magnify the value, go for the gold, carry on the legacy—is at the core of what we do. We invite you to reach out and explore how we can work together to maximize the value and success of your business transition. Get to know us, and let us get to know you. Brian 833-289-2491 (833-BUY-BIZ1) or visit our site at or visit  Thanks!