It`s normal to try and save money when you are first starting your business, but that doesn`t mean you should cut corners. In fact, some very important areas are going to cost some money, so you`ll need to budget for those right away. Graphic design is one of these necessary costs.
You can save money by going the DIY route with graphic design, or getting a friend of the family to do it cheap. However, chances are you won`t get the best graphics the first time.
It might seem like a good idea to start off cheap with the intention of getting better graphic designs done later on, but this is one area where you really don`t want to skimp. Your logo and any graphics that you have done should be top notch and professional looking, since this is going to be your brand. A poorly done graphic design just points out that you aren`t willing to put everything you have into your business. It looks unprofessional.
Spend the money necessary to perfect your graphic design is well worth it. You`ll be branding your business right from the start.