Increase Cash Flow by Using Collateral for an Asset-Based Loan 

Virtually all small business owners are faced with the prospect of having to raise cash at some point during the life cycle of their business. Unfortunately, most small business owners will have difficulty being approved for traditional loans, and...

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Don’t Get Caught in the Crowdfunding Mindfield

One of the newest ways of raising funds for your business, or to bring an idea you have into the business world, is through crowdfunding. Although it's a very exciting and promising method for raising funds, crowdfunding has its...

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The Best Ways to Retain Customers and Save Money

Customer retention is undoubtedly one of the most important aspects of business today, especially given the fact that it costs so much to acquire new customers. Many businesses make the mistake of not placing enough emphasis on customer retention,...

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Building and Managing Your Business Credit Score Can Be Easy

All small business owners have to concern themselves with fundraising, since very few businesses are so lucrative that they can operate without any external infusions of cash. That makes it important for you to build up your business credit...

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Before You Start Raising Capital, Consider Your Business Legal Structure

It's very helpful to understand the role that corporate structure plays in financing your business. Before you begin any efforts to raise capital for your business, you should have a good understanding of how corporate structure can impact your...

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What Does Work-Life Balance Mean for Your Business?

Work-life balance is something many people talk around, but few actually consciously work towards a healthy one. In past generations, work-life balance wasn't even a concept. You worked. You came home and took care of your home life. Baby...

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Alternative Financing: A Few Facts to Consider for Your Company

Traditional bank loans can be time-consuming to obtain, and you're not ever guaranteed that your business will get approved. Most banks want to deal with large corporations, not small-to-mid-size businesses. Alternative lending is becoming a popular way for smaller...

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Alternative Financing: A Few Facts to Consider for Your Company

Traditional bank loans can be time-consuming to obtain, and you're not ever guaranteed that your business will get approved. Most banks want to deal with large corporations, not small-to-mid-size businesses. Alternative lending is becoming a popular way for smaller...

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Equipment Financing: A Few Ways to Get Ahead

Equipment financing often becomes necessary for small businesses as a means of staying competitive within the marketplace, and for providing better customer service to clientele. While there are several ways to go about financing a major equipment purchase, it...

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What a Business Credit Score Might Indicate

What a Business Credit Score Might Indicate

A business credit score is similar to a personal credit score, only it relies on data from the business. Of course, to have a business score, you have to keep your business accounts separate from your personal accounts. What...

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