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Homebuilder Stocks Fall Amid Concerns About Interest Rate Hikes

15.01.2022

3 min read. January 16, 2022 – by Amanda D’Auria Homebuilder stocks are down this week after a year of solid growth. Last Friday, companies like Toll Brothers, Lennar, and PulteGroup all saw...

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Web3: What It Is and Why It Matters

15.01.2022

3 min read. January 15, 2022 – by Lauren Coppolone The term Web3 has been thrown around a lot lately, although many people aren’t entirely sure what it means. The idea behind Web3 is tha...

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Business Financing Advisor

Small Business Financing Checklist for 2022

07.01.2022

3 min read. January 7, 2022 – by Lauren Coppolone Small business financing is critical for helping you start and manage your business. It’s also usually the first step to growing and tak...

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Top 4 Myths of Financing and Small Business Debt

03.01.2022

3 min read. January 3, 2022 – by Jacinta Sherris About 20% of all small businesses fail within their first year. Lack of an addressable market, weak advertising, and poor differentiation all play a...

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Business Loans & Financing

Best Working Capital Loans Guide 2022

02.01.2022

4 min read. January 2, 2022 – by Phil Fernandes Working capital loans are a type of short-term financing product business owners use to cover operational expenses.  Working capital loans are p...

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Top Factors That Influence Business Loan Interest Rates

23.12.2021

3 min read. December 23, 2021 – by Jacinta Sherris Business loan interest rates ultimately determine how much you’ll pay over the lifetime of your loan or financing product. Ideally, you want to...

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Finding Capital: Where To Look If Banks Reject Your Small Business Loan Request

23.12.2021

3 min read. December 23, 2021 – by Lauren Coppolone If your small business loan request has been denied by a bank – don’t think you’re alone. Small business loan approval rates at big ba...

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5 Ways For Small Businesses to Improve Creditworthiness

23.12.2021

2 min read. December 22, 2021 – by Phil Fernandes Your business credit ratings are one of the most important factors that determine whether you can access financing to start, support, and grow you...

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How to Consolidate Business Debt

15.12.2021

5 min read. December 14, 2021 – by Jacinta Sherris Almost every business will seek out financing at one point or another. After all, financing allows you to purchase supplies, mitigate cash flow d...

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Average Business Loan Rate: Your Guide to Interest Costs

10.12.2021

3 min read. December 10, 2021 – by Phil Fernandes The average business loan interest rate ranges between 2.5% to 7% at traditional lenders like banks, according to data from the Federal Reserve.&n...

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Business Loans & Financing

How to Refinance a Business Loan

10.12.2021

4 min read. December 10, 2021 – by Joe Camberato Refinancing a business loan is absolutely possible. In many cases, businesses are able to secure more favorable interest rates or terms when they r...

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Grants and Loans for Veterans and Their Families

25.11.2021

4 min read. November, 2021 – by Joe Camberato As an active service member, retired veteran, or family member – you could qualify for interest-free loans and grants on everything from...

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Target Plans to Permanently Close Its Stores on Thanksgiving

25.11.2021

2 min read. November, 2021 – by Amanda D’Auria Last year, the pandemic forced many retailers to close their doors on Thanksgiving. And Target just announced its plans to make the change perm...

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Business Loans & Financing

The Importance of Business Financing

18.11.2021

3 min read. November, 2021 – by Joe Camberato Business financing refers to the money needed to start your business, run your business, and grow your business. Cash infusions are critical from time...

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Travel Bookings Surge After U.S. Ends International Travel Ban

12.11.2021

2 min read. November, 2021 – by Lauren Coppolone This week, the U.S. eased travel restrictions on international travelers in more than 30 countries. Vaccinated travelers can now come to the U.S. f...

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Long-Term Unemployment Falls but Small Businesses Still Struggle With Hiring

12.11.2021

2 min read. November, 2021 – by Amanda D’Auria According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, long-term unemployment fell by 357,000 people last month. This decrease is largely thanks ...

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The 10 Most Profitable Small Businesses in 2021

10.11.2021

3 min read. November, 2021 – by Lauren Coppolone It’s no understatement that the Covid-19 pandemic in 2020 disrupted business as usual. Many businesses were forced to adapt and those who couldn...

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Alibaba Invests Heavily in Europe in Preparation for Singles Day

09.11.2021

3 min read. November 8 2021 – by Joe Camberato China’s annual e-commerce event, Singles Day, is fast approaching, and retailers are getting ready. Singles Day is a major shopping event that take...

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Coca-Cola Buys Bodyarmor in $5.6 Billion Acquisition

09.11.2021

2 min read. November 8 2021 – by Amanda D’Auria On Monday, Coca-Cola announced it purchased the sports drink maker Bodyarmor for $5.6 billion. This sale is the largest acquisition in...

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How Global Supply Chain Problems Are Affecting Businesses — And What to Do About It

25.10.2021

2 min read. October 24, 2021 – by Phil Fernandes Global supply chain problems continue to cause difficulties for businesses and consumers alike. And according to a recent report from Moody’s Ana...

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Construction

New Home Prices Are Rising – Fueled by Supply Constraints

13.10.2021

3 min read. October 13, 2021 – by Jacinta Sherris Low mortgage rates coupled with a wave of city dwellers looking for more space to work from home pushed the housing market towards an extraordi...

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The 7 Most Profitable Small Businesses [2019]

12.10.2021

3 min read. October 13, 2021 – by Lauren Coppolone This post was originally published on June 3, 2019. It has been updated with new information about the most profitable businesses, and even more hi...

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FedEx Reports Dismal Quarterly Earnings and Downgrades Profit Outlook in Light of Labor Shortages

12.10.2021

2 min read. October 12, 2021 – by Joe Camberato As the economy continues to recover, labor shortages are potentially threatening to slow growth. US unemployment fell to 5.2% in August 2021 R...

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Amazon Rolls Out Black Friday Deals Early to Get Ahead of a Hectic Holiday Season

12.10.2021

2 min read. October 12, 2021 – by Lauren Coppolone Black Friday isn’t until Nov. 26, but for Amazon customers, it started this week. The company announced it’s rolling out Black Fri...

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Will Student Loans Be Forgiven? 5 Reasons Why Advocates Say They Should Be

07.10.2021

3 min read. October 7, 2021 – by Lauren Coppolone Student debt stands at about $1.7 trillion and affects nearly 45 million Americans. It’s greater than accumulated car loans and credit c...

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The Future Of Small Business Lending

30.09.2021

3 min read. October 8, 2021 – by Phil Fernandes Small business lending has changed dramatically over the past several years. Alternative financing and the growth of online lenders has generated...

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Restaurants Continue to Deal With Supply Chain Problems and Rising Costs

22.09.2021

For the past year, restaurant owners have been looking forward to the day when states would lift occupancy restrictions, and they could operate at full capacity. But even with many of these restrictio...

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Toast Prepares for $16 Billion IPO After Helping Restaurants Survive the Pandemic

22.09.2021

Toast is preparing for its initial public offering on the New York Stock Exchange next week. And according to its IPO prospectus, the company may be valued at $16 billion in its debut. ...

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Construction

Companies Are Hesitant to Return to Pre-Pandemic Business Travel

21.09.2021

2 min read. September 21, 2021 – by Joe Camberato Travel numbers have increased from a year earlier, but many U.S. companies are cautious about returning to business travel. That was one of the key...

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Unemployment Benefits Ended for Millions of Americans — What Comes Next?

13.09.2021

This week, federal unemployment benefits ended, leaving millions of Americans without benefits. According to The Century Foundation, 7.5 million workers could be negatively impacted once benefits end ...

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Guide: Working Capital Loans for 2021

09.09.2021

Working capital loans are short-term financing solutions designed to help your business finance everyday operational costs - such as rent, debt payments, payroll, and supplier fees. Think of them as a...

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Rescue Efforts Underway After Hurricane Ida Pummels the Louisiana Coast

01.09.2021

1 min read. September 1, 2021 – by Amanda Dauria In Louisiana, rescue efforts are currently underway to help the residents impacted by Hurricane Ida. The Category 4 hurricane ripped across the Louis...

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Restaurant Wages Rose 10% Last Quarter as Businesses Struggle With Staffing

27.08.2021

For the past year, restaurant owners have been looking forward to the day when states would lift occupancy restrictions, and they could operate at full capacity. But even with many of these restrictio...

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Financial Advice

15 Small Business Grants For Female Entrepreneurs

26.08.2021

Female entrepreneurs are a critical driver of growth in any economy. Nevertheless, many women must overcome a unique ...

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10 Small Business Tips For Entrepreneurs

25.08.2021

There’s no secret recipe for being a successful entrepreneur. Starting and managing your business effectively requires a wide range of skills. Nonetheless, there are a couple tips that can help you ...

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What Will it Take for Small Business Owners to Recover From The Labor Shortage?

06.08.2021

The Covid-19 pandemic has resulted in a labor shortage that is putting small business owners in a difficult position. On one hand, many are still recovering from the 2020 economic crisis and just star...

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Financial Advice

Personal Loans for Independent Contractors and 1099 Workers

03.08.2021

As an independent contractor or 1099 worker, you’re essentially a business owner. You’re responsible for managing your day-to-day responsibilities and setting your own hours. You may enjoy increas...

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Automotive

What Businesses Need To Know About Used Vehicle Prices in 2021

04.07.2021

It’s no secret that the Covid-19 pandemic has wreaked havoc on global supply chains. Now that lockdown measures are easing, many businesses are finding themselves trying to manage another wave of un...

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The Small Business Tax Rates in 2021, Explained

17.06.2021

Between keeping track of expenses and estimating your future income – managing your taxes as a small business owner was already tough enough.  Unfortunately, small business tax rates in 2021 ar...

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What Is Double Taxation?

07.06.2021

Say you’re starting a new business. You’ve come up with a catchy name, perfected the products or services you’ll be selling, and launched your website or social media account. These are all crit...

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Business Loans & Financing

How Do Commercial Loans Work?

03.06.2021

When you’re just starting out, a personal loan, credit card, or small business loan might be just enough to get you going. But as your business grows, you’re going to need more working capital to ...

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Qualifying For An SBA Loan: What Small Businesses Need To Know

28.05.2021

Throughout the Covid-19 pandemic, the Small Business Administration (SBA) supported small businesses with government-backed Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loans and forgiveness programs. ...

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7 Minority Grants for Small Businesses

24.05.2021

Minority business owners are a critical role component of the American economy. They encourage diversity, community development, economic growth, and foster new opportunities in traditionally underser...

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Business Loans & Financing

Can I Borrow Money From My LLC?

21.05.2021

Owning a limited liability company (LLC) comes with plenty of perks. You have autonomy over your business operations, receive certain tax benefits, and in some cases, you can even borrow money from yo...

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Business Financing Advisor

How to Get a Small Business Loan in 5 Steps

15.05.2021

Considering getting a small business loan but worried about the process? Getting a small business loan doesn’t have to be complicated.  We’re breaking down how to get a small business loan in...

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How to get a business line of credit

13.05.2021

As a small business owner, you have many different options when it comes to financing. If you’re looking for a flexible solution that’ll help you manage cash flow disruptions, unanticipated expens...

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Business Line of Credit Requirements: Everything You Need to Know

13.05.2021

A business line of credit can be a great source of extra cash. Business lines of credit are extremely flexible financing solutions – you can use them to manage cash flow gaps, unexpected expense...

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8 Ways to Improve Your eCommerce Customer Experience in 2021

04.05.2021

A great eCommerce customer experience is key when it comes to standing out from competitors and generating repeat sales. It will also have enormous effects on your business revenue and customer loyalt...

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6 Factors That Keep You From Getting a Small Business Loan

04.05.2021

Business loans are a great way to get an influx of cash. They can be used to make large purchases, finance growth, cover operational costs, and more. Even though business loans offer a host of differe...

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Construction

Writing Your Construction Business Plan: The Definitive Guide

03.05.2021

A construction business plan is an important document that showcases your company’s objectives and your strategies for growth. Whether your construction business is a startup or a more established e...

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