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The Best Cash Back Business Credit Cards

A business credit card is an incredibly valuable tool for small companies. It allows you to keep your business spending separate from your personal charges, and to extend purchasing power to your employees. Furthermore, the right small business credit card can offer you valuable rewards in the form of points, miles, or cash back. The […]

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Feb 19, 2018 Filed under: Business Credit Cards, Business Loans 0
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How To Find A Startup Grant

Startups are inherently risky endeavors. According to Fortune Magazine, close to 60% of new startups fail. Because new businesses are so risky, it is notoriously difficult to obtain startup financing — most banks won’t lend to you unless you’ve been in business at least two years. While some online lenders offer startup loans, startup grants are […]

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Feb 15, 2018 Filed under: Business Grants, Business Loans 0

Choosing An American Express Corporate Card

Unlike their small business counterparts, corporate cards are highly customizable. When it comes to Visa and Mastercard, your corporate card benefits will largely be based on the arrangements you make with your bank. American Express, however, directly issues corporate cards, so you can do more comparing upfront than you otherwise could with a Visa or […]

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Feb 14, 2018 Filed under: Business Credit Cards, Business Loans 0
Fundbox vs BlueVine

Fundbox VS BlueVine

Two of the biggest names involved in the new, more ethical methods of invoice factoring are BlueVine and Fundbox. We’re fans of both of these services here at Merchant Maverick, but which one is better? You, presumably, are reading this because you own a business that processes invoices. So which one should get your patronage? That’s what we’re going to discuss today.

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Feb 13, 2018 Filed under: Business Loans, Invoice Factoring 0
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3 Ways To Find Online Installment Loans

Online installment loans are a fast and simple means of obtaining financing for millions of small businesses. These quick cash infusions serve a wide range of business uses, from debt refinancing to working capital. Unlike some other types of financing, installment loans (also sometimes called “term loans”) have a traditional and easy-to-understand structure; you’ll receive a […]

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Feb 12, 2018 Filed under: Business Loans 0
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A Guide To Choosing The Best Corporate Credit Cards

It’s not hard to find articles that compare personal or business credit cards. But where are the ones comparing corporate credit cards? At the corporate scale, you aren’t usually dealing with pre-designed deals and packages. If you’re big enough to qualify for a corporate account, your business likely has complex and very specific needs. The […]

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Feb 9, 2018 Filed under: Business Credit Cards, Business Loans 0
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The Best Specialty Crowdfunding Sites

By now, if you keep up with developments in the business world (or if you’ve had to raise funds for a loved one in need), you’re likely familiar with crowdfunding giants like Kickstarter (see our review), Indiegogo (see our review), Patreon (see our review), and GoFundMe (see our review). The biggest crowdfunding platforms also tend to […]

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Feb 9, 2018 Filed under: Business Loans, Crowdfunding, Peer-to-Peer Loans 0

Is Invoice Factoring Right For Your Small Business?

Invoice factoring — selling unpaid invoices to a factoring company in exchange for immediate cash — is a useful financing tool for certain businesses. If your business, like many others, has slow-paying customers that affect your cash flow, invoice factoring might help you manage your finances. But how, exactly, does invoice factoring work? And should your […]

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Feb 8, 2018 Filed under: Business Loans, Invoice Factoring 0
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How To Get A Corporate Credit Card

A corporate credit card may sound like a good fit for your situation, but if you’re like many business owners, you probably aren’t sure where to get started. After all, personal and small business credit cards are ubiquitous, but you’re unlikely to encounter advertisements for corporate credit cards in your casual travels. You also won’t find easy, […]

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Feb 7, 2018 Filed under: Business Credit Cards, Business Loans 0