Obtaining financing can be a significant hurdle when starting or expanding a business, but this is particularly true for women. While comprising nearly a third of small business owners, women receive less than one sixth of all business loans. Why is this? How can you get around lending bias and procure a business loan for […]
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We’ve all heard the old saying, “It takes money to make money.” Chances are, if you’re reading this, you’ve reached that point in your small business venture, the point where you can’t make any more money until you have some money to spend. Maybe you’re ready to expand your business or maybe you need to […]
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OnDeck and Kabbage both offer funding opportunities for business owners that are seeking extra capital. Each lender has its own benefits and drawbacks, so it’s important to carefully evaluate your options and determine which loan will yield the best return on investment and better fit the needs of your business.
You’re a business owner, and you’ve encountered a financial hurdle in the form of a large business expense. No matter what it is, a big expense can be difficult to pay upfront. Enter long-term-loans. Read on to learn more about the rates, terms, benefits, and drawbacks of long-term business loans.
To obtain a small business loan, lenders often require the borrower to pay a percentage out of pocket as a down payment. But why do you have to pay money upfront when you need to borrow money? Is there a way around this apparent catch-22? What loans require down payments, and what are your options if you don’t have the funds to pay it?
The SBA helps small businesses get low-cost funding for a variety of needs, but applying for an SBA loan can be time-consuming. How long does it really take to get an SBA loan? And how can you speed up the process? Find out in this article.
If you’re a franchise operator, you know that getting started can be tricky. Franchises offer flexibility and support for owners, but require capital to get started. Chances are, you’ll need an influx of cash at some point during your career as a franchisee. Whether you’re starting a new franchise or growing an existing one, an […]
It doesn’t matter what type of small business you own. You automatically have something in common with every other small business owner: you need money to function. Without money, your business isn’t going to be successful. Without money, you can’t pay your employees or even yourself. Without money, you’ll never be able to grow and […]
No matter how good you are at planning, it’s impossible to prepare for every possible emergency that may affect your business. Where do you look for an emergency business loan? Read on, and we’ll try to help you out. Here are seven ways to get business funding fast.