small business loan

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 Business…

Financing for Builders: 4 Loan Programs Catered to You

In short, financing for builders can be a nightmare. The good news is, it doesn’t have to be. Actually, it can be really freakin’ easy. Here’s four loan programs that are specifically made to be used by contractors and construction business owners. Financing for Builders: 4 Best Options Business Line of Credit: These are for the guys…

3 Clever Ways to Use a Small Business Loan for Marketing

Small business owners understand the precept that in order to enjoy success, you have to invest first. In other words, you have to spend money to make money. But what’s the best use of a small business’s funds? Sometimes a company simply needs an injection of cash to cover a debt or complete a big…

4 Ways Your Social Media Can Influence Getting a Business Loan

Whether we realize it or not, our presence on social media affects nearly every aspect of our lives. And that includes the financial sector. Indeed, having a vibrant social-media presence can make a positive impact when your small business goes to apply for a loan. Conversely, having an outdated or unresponsive social media footprint won’t…

How to Get Bad Credit Equipment Financing

As you have likely experienced, trying — and failing — to get bad credit equipment financing is one of the most frustrating vicious cycles on the business landscape. On the one hand, you need to upgrade or purchase new equipment in order to generate revenues and profits, open accounts, pay your bills, and ultimately strengthen…