One of the temptations of starting your own business is that it is easy to use your own personal credit to get things going. And while you may need to use some of your personal assets to get things up and running with your business, the fact of the matter is that your business needs its own credit, separate from yours.
Some Protection from Business Debt
Ability to Get Loans
Building a good reputation now can mean a better chance of getting a loan for expansion, or some other purpose, later.