Celebrating and Supporting Small Businesses

This week we are celebrating and supporting small businesses in honor of National Small Business Week. For more than 50 years, the U.S. Small Business Administration has designated a week in Spring as a time to gather in support...

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Alternative Capital Solutions To Grow Your Business

Even in tough economic times, businesses can still experience unprecedented growth. Often this growth can come quickly in which capital is needed immediately for expansion. However, it can put stress on your maximum lines of credit the bank allows...

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How Entrepreneurs Are Using Alternative Financing

What is alternative financing, and why do entrepreneurs use it? This financing is a unique way of funding business needs, including finding people willing to invest in your business for a slice of the pie or donate funds because...

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5 Steps to Getting a Small Business Loan

Securing a small business loan might seem intimidating but it really isn’t. If you are prepared for the process, you should have no trouble securing the funds you need. Yes, asking for money can be difficult, but you didn’t...

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Your Checklist for Applying for a Small Business Loan

Plan on applying for a small business loan in the near future? Proper preparation is how you can give your chances of being approved a serious boost. While loan officers like to see applicants with good credit, those who...

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10 Apps To Increase Efficiency For Small Business Owners

Small business owners carry their offices with them in the form of smartphones, tablets, and other personal devices. Despite the advances in technology, entrepreneurs are still looking for ways to increase efficiency and save time. We have compiled a...

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4 Things To Know About Starting A Business

Starting and running your own business can be an incredible and rewarding experience. However, it can also be stressful and full of dead ends. There are some bona fide steps you can take to ensure your path to riches...

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4 Valuable Tips For New Entrepreneurs

Something that sets successful entrepreneurs apart from those whose dreams do not materialize is gaining insight and advice from those who have gone before. While by nature, an entrepreneur is a self-starter with a great deal of personal motivation,...

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