You want options to finance your business, right? Which comes first, the business idea or the capital? Often it is the idea. This leaves you, the entrepreneur, searching for creative ways to finance your business. Read More
mall businesses employ hundreds of millions of people in the United States, making them a pillar of the economy. When entrepreneurs need to borrow money, they have the option of turning to entrepreneurs’ greatest ally: the U.S. Small Business Association (SBA) for help. Read More
Are you seeking financing to operate or expand your small business? There are more options for small business financing than ever before, thanks to a number of creative web-based businesses offering new alternatives such as crowdfunding and peer-to-peer lending. Here’s a quick guide to your busines Read More
You don’t have to be rich to start a business, but you do need capital. If you can’t bootstrap your business, you have to find a way to finance your business. The good news is that there are many business finance options. Read More
More than ever before, crowdfunding ecommerce platforms are impacting our experiences in obtaining and selling goods.
Crowdfunding has provided an efficient, innovative way for organizations and individuals to raise capital by asking a large group of people for financing.

This juxtaposes the Read More
In 2015, small businesses in Detroit welcomed a new program for minority-owned enterprises.
The Detroit Development Fund (DDF), J.P. Morgan Chase and the W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF) have announced the first four recipients of loans from the Entrepreneurs of Color (EOC) Fund. Read More
If you’ve ever approached your local bank for a small business loan, you know that the process is lengthy and frustrating.

You go through the trouble of collecting all the necessary paperwork and then you wait.

And wait some more.

All for what?

Not to sound pessimistic but chances are, Read More
5 Funding Tips to Help Your Online Business Function Smoothly

Since the tech boom of the 1990s, online business has become, well, big business. From auction selling sites to full blown websites, there are myriad ways to earn money online. Many people, perhaps yourself included, are looking to ma Read More
Not that long ago, small businesses had personal relationships with their local banks.
But that was before the financial crisis of 2007-08 and the global economic collapse, followed by the consolidation of many institutions into fewer and fewer banks.
Today’s banks, more often than not, are natio Read More
The trend of shopping small business loans may be more damaging than you realize. Keep reading to find out why... Read More

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