SBA loans help entrepreneurs fund their businesses. Their rates are low, and the loans are long-term, which allow you to refinance your debt or to acquire inventory, equipment, or real estate needed for your business. In fact, it’s one...
Whether you need warehouse space to create a product or an office building to meet with clients, purchasing real estate is often a large part of the process when starting a new business. Real estate loans can be hard...
Unless you happen to have an unlimited personal bank account, chances are you'll need to apply for financing at some point if you own your own business. While there is plenty of information for startup companies, there isn't as...
As the owner of a small business, you must keep a supply of working capital to use for purchasing inventory, buying equipment, paying employees and more. Unfortunately, if your company relies on customers to pay invoices, you might find...
Research shows that part of creating customer loyalty is by providing good customer service. When it comes to delivering fantastic service to customers it's all in the qualities of your employees. Here are five top qualities your employees should...
Cash flow moves through a business the way blood does through the body and it's just as important. When the cash stops flowing, the business could fail. That is why you need multiple plans and solutions to handle any...
When you start a business, choosing the right partner can make or break your endeavor. The right business partners have specific qualities you need and that are compatible with your way of thinking and your business goals. As you...
If you are applying for a loan, your business credit score informs lenders of your likelihood of repaying. One way your credit score is tracked is through your credit card for your business. The better the score, the higher...
Bridge loans provide immediate cash flow and are a good short-term option while waiting for a better long-term option. The money can cover expenses in the meantime, such as rent, utilities, payroll, and inventory costs. These loans come with...
Alternative lending exists when traditional bank loans and financing is out of reach. Banks have become more restrictive in the past decade, causing businesses to seek out different ways to finance their operations. Small- and medium-sized businesses are highly...