Tag Archives: funding

4 in 5 Microbusinesses Use the Owner’s Personal Funding to Grow

Securing a business loan is often a challenge for many businesses. But, for small businesses, it is even tougher than for larger firms finding loans. 2017 Small Business Credit Survey According to a report based on findings from the 2016 Small Business Credit Survey released by the Cleveland and Richmond Federal Reserve Banks, microbusinesses are less likely than larger employers to be approved ... Read More »

Where Small Businesses Affected by the 2017 Hurricane Season Can Turn for Funding

Businesses in several states and territories are struggling to recover after recent hurricanes. Harvey, Irma, Jose and Nate all had an impact on residents and businesses in the U.S. And for small businesses especially, recovery can be a lengthy process. But the early stages of recovery can be critical for small businesses. If you wait too long to secure financing and ... Read More »

7 Things to Ask About an Online Funding Marketplace Before Taking Out an Application Online

Getting the right funding for your small business allows everything to run smoothly. Choosing an online funding marketplace can streamline the process. Here are seven things you need to ask before you sign up. Things to Ask About Online Funding How Do You Pick Your Lenders? The process is simple. You start by supplying some basic information through a secure internet ... Read More »

[POLL] What’s Your Go-To Small Business Funding Source?

In the recently released Small Business Trends Magazine Finance Edition, the focus is on small business loans and other funding options. It’s an important issue! When you’re seeking to start a new business or expanding an existing one, it often takes money. And that includes money you currently don’t have. Where Do You Go When Seeking Money To Expand Or Start ... Read More »

QuickBooks Financing Platform Leverages Your Data for Funding

Never heard of QuickBooks Financing before? Well, this is a marketplace of small business finance products that cover the full spectrum of credit offerings including Small Business Administration loans, lines of credit, short and long term loans and peer-to-peer loans. To date, QuickBooks financing claims that it has helped more than 628 million QuickBooks customers to access financing. How QuickBooks Financing ... Read More »

ECB lowers emergency funding cap for Greek bank to 69.1 bln euros

May 5 The European Central Bank lowered the cap on emergency liquidity assistance (ELA) Greek banks draw from the domestic central bank by 0.3 billion euros to 69.1 billion euros ($79.3 billion), the Bank of Greece said on Thursday. The move reflected improving liquidity conditions in Greece’s banking sector, helped by the stabilisation of private sector deposit flows, the Greek ... Read More »