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Solving Cash-Flow Problems For Your Small Business

Whether it’s not having money to cover payroll or expand, cash-flow problems can hamper small businesses. We’ll discuss causes and solutions.

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How Much Down Payment for a Business Loan Do Lenders Require?

Down payments for business loans vary depending on the type of financing. Find out how much down payment for a business loan lenders require.

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Second-Lien Loans: What They Are and How They Impact Financing Rates

Find out what a second-lien loan is, how lenders feel about them, how they affect financing rates and why you might apply for this type of funding.

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Business Line of Credit vs. Loan: Which One’s Right for You?

Find out the differences between a business line of credit vs. a loan. Compare details and decide which one is right for your business.

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Which Business Lenders Report to Credit Bureaus? Here’s Our Cheat Sheet

Why borrowing from lenders that report to credit bureaus can improve your credit score and alternative lenders that do so.

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Amortization vs. Simple Interest Loans: Our Guide

Find out when to use simple interest or amortized loans to purchase assets and finance your business’s growth.

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Why Do Firms Need Funding? 8 Reasons to Get a Business Loan

We’re answering the question, “Why do firms need funding?” Find out top reasons small business owners turn to lenders when they need capital.

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Where to Find Loans for Black-Owned Businesses (and Other Funding Opportunities)

Where can you turn when you seek loans for Black-owned businesses? These providers offer funding and resources to help Black entrepreneurs succeed.

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Types of Debt (and How They Affect Your Loan Applications)

When lenders consider making a loan to your business, they want to be assured the loan will be repaid on time. The type of debt already on your books will be a factor in that decision. Let’s look at the different types of debt, both business and personal, and see how they can affect an […]

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