Latest News

5 Reasons to Build Your Brand with Private Label Financing

If you’re a small business owner who’s involved in retail, you’ve probably considered entering into a private label agreement with one of your vendors. Indeed, any small business that deals with distributors and vendors can benefit from the practice of private labeling products. That’s because companies that utilize private labeling to their advantage can improveRead More

How to Get SBA Loans for Veterans: 5 Simple Steps

You probably already know most of the amazing benefits SBA loans for veterans have to offer—the prime lending rate of 3.75%+, the huge range of funding totals from $50k-$5 million, the lengthy terms of 10-25 years, the guarantee from the federal government—the list goes on. What you probably don’t know is what it takes toRead More

Why are Small Business Loans for Minority Entrepreneurs Hard to Get?

Something is Terribly Wrong With Minority-Owned Businesses Funding. It’s Time for a Change! Most minority entrepreneurs are blocked from access to small business loans—and the resources they need in order to get them—due to forces outside of their control. Fortunately, there are small business loan options specialized to help minority-owned businesses the capital and resourcesRead More

Introducing the Empowerment Loan™ for Women Entrepreneurs!

Recent studies show women becoming the fastest growing demographic of new business owners in the US, with over 40% of all new businesses being run by female entrepreneurs! So why is it that the same studies also show that only 25% of all women get approved for business financing, and receive only half as much financing on average asRead More

VA Business Loans: What to Know Before You Apply

Now it’s Our Turn to Fight for You. VA small business loans were created by the Small Business Administration (SBA) to help military veterans interested in entrepreneurship. Similar to VA home loans provided by the US Department of Veterans Affairs, VA business funding was created to make funding easier and faster for veterans with newRead More

4 Business Loan Mistakes You Must Avoid

For many businesses, adding more working capital is more important than acquiring new customers — since it is often the former that creates the capacity and context for the latter to happen. Here are 4 common business loan mistakes you must avoid to maximize results and flexibility, while minimizing risks and costs:   Business LoanRead More

Bad Credit Small Business Loans

One of the biggest downsides of having bad credit: small business loans can be an extremely difficult to get – even if you have rock-star sales, a genius business model, and projections that show a bright and shiny future for your company. Most lenders deny low FICO business owners funds purely due to arbitrary standards,Read More

Comparing SBA Loans With Unsecured Small Business Loans

Most business owners know that they can apply for financing through the Small Business Administration (SBA). Fewer business owners know that there are alternative financing options which may be available to them. Let’s take a look…  SBA Loans vs. Unsecured Small Business Loans The SBA has an affiliation with the government and a long historyRead More

Collateral Business Loans 101

What are collateral business loans, and what assets you need to leverage to get one? Many borrowers aren’t sure if they need to provide collateral and, if so, what happens to their assets if they miss a loan payment. To help unravel this confusion, here is a high-level overview that we can call “Collateral BusinessRead More

Investing in Franchises: 5 Tips You Need to Know Now—Not Later

According to data compiled by Statistica.com, the number of franchise establishments in the U.S. climbed to 745,078 in 2017 — the fifth straight year of increases, and a 6.75% rise from 2013. Now’s the time to invest in a franchise! If you’re considering joining the ranks of successful franchisees, then there’s a good chance thatRead More

How Much Do You Need?