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Bianca is a content strategist and SEO from the Pacific Northwest. She loves SEO, UX, and making sure readers can find the information they need. She is currently pursuing a Master's in Information Science from San Jose State University.
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The 5 Best OnDeck Alternatives

OnDeck is a great resource for many small businesses that need a loan, but it’s not right for all businesses. Take a look at some of our favorite competitors to OnDeck before you apply for your next business loan.

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Oct 24, 2019 Filed under: Business Loans 1
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How To Get A Personal Loan For Business

As a business owner, getting the financial boost you need to grow and expand, keep operations flowing efficiently, and cover emergency expenses should be easy, right? After all, banks, credit unions, and online lenders have made business loans more accessible than ever. Unfortunately, if you’ve ever applied for a business loan, you already know that […]

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Jan 9, 2020 Filed under: Business Loans 3

SBA Loans Explained: Everything You Need To Know

The Small Business Administration is an indispensable resource for business owners in need of financing. In partnership with banks, credit unions, and other financial institutions, the SBA offers low-cost government-backed business loans. SBA loans can be used for most business uses, such as working capital, inventory, equipment, refinancing, and real estate. SBA loan borrower requirements […]

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Mar 23, 2020 Filed under: Business Loans 3

Lendio & Merchant Maverick: Making Business Loans Easier

With the advent of online business loans — loans that are fast and easy to obtain online — merchants have more financing options than ever. Before, when business owners needed money, they had to go to a bank or credit union or work with niche funding options like invoice factoring and merchant cash advances. Now, […]

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Aug 29, 2018 Filed under: Business Loans 0
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The Best Alternatives To Lending Club Personal & Business Loans

Lending Club is, hands down, one of the most popular lenders available online; personal and business loans are competitively priced and easy to get. But it’s not for everyone. Curious what your Lending Club alternatives are? In this post, we list the best alternatives to Lending Club’s personal loans, business loans for startups and young businesses, and business loans for established businesses.

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Mar 17, 2020 Filed under: Business Loans 0

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