How to start a small business

ABC's Good Morning America contributor Tory Johnson. (PHoto: ABC7)

If you’re dreading another work day, now may be the time to turn your passion into a paycheck. Experts say it’s not that hard to start your own small business and it doesn’t have to cost a fortune.

ABC7’s Autria Godfrey recently got some tips from Good Morning America special contributor Tory Johnson, who will be moderating Tuesday’s “Spark and Hustle” event at the Waterford at Springfield.

Other speakers include the founders of Georgetown Cupcake and America’s Supernanny.

Doors open at 8:15 a.m. and you can register then. For more information, visit