Monthly Archives: March 2017

4 Things You Should Know About Bank Loans

Many business owners who are in need of financing initially think to look to their local bank to acquire funds for their business needs. This might be a good solution for a handful of business owners; but for the average business owner, there are a few things you should know before going down this long…

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6 Benefits of Alternative Lenders for Small Businesses

  When you choose to start looking for financing for your business, you should ask yourself a quick question. Do you want to scale your business quickly over the course of a few years, or are you building something you plan to run for the next decade? The financing plan you choose will likely depend…

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Guide to Acquiring a Franchise Loan

  When looking to purchase a franchise, there are a few hurdles that are inevitable. Picking which franchise concept suits you best is the first major hurdle that must be overcome. Once you have done this, the next biggest hurdle is finding a loan to finance the purchase or startup of your new franchise.  In…

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Latest on Federal Reserve Rate Hike

  As you may already know, the Federal Reserve is planning to meet on March 14th or 15th next week, and it is very likely that they will decide to raise rates once again. The brightened outlook for the economy has also had an impact on rate forecasts, and Fed officials have indicated that two…

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Pros and Cons of Paying Off a Short-Term Loan Early

When you’ve taken out a short-term loan, you may consider paying it back before the term is up. This might not necessarily be in your best interest. Here’s a closer look at why you should or should not pay back your short-term loan early. Why Pay Back a Short-Term Loan Early? Business owners frequently look…

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