The entrepreneurs of Texas belong to a high percentage of individuals who uses their retirement funds as an investment in franchise purchase or to start a small business. This is based on a survey by Bellevue.
On the said survey, the state of California came in first in the list while Texas is at number two spot, Florida at the third spot, followed by Washington and Georgia. These five states represent the majority in using an alternative financing method which is offered by Guidant.
This method allows an individual to invest in a small business without a taxable distribution.