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Why You Won\'t Be Approved For SBA-7a Direct Program

Why You Won\'t Be Approved For SBA-7a Direct Program Avatar Posted by fsu under Finance
From http://bentleycapitalventures.com 8 days ago
Made Hot by: problogger78 on September 16, 2014 3:24 am
Last year 2013, the average SBA 7a direct loan was a little of $300K. In addition to that 87% of applicants who applied for financing were turned down for one reason or another. Read More

Should Your Business Seek Financing for the End of 2014?

Should Your Business Seek Financing for the End of 2014? Avatar Posted by 27will under Finance
From http://horizonbusinessfunding.com 8 days ago
Made Hot by: fusionswim on September 16, 2014 3:24 am
With the end of the year approaching, is now the best time for small businesses to apply for the capital they have been thinking about? Read More

Boosting Capital Access for Women Business Owners

Boosting Capital Access for Women Business Owners Avatar Posted by franpro under Franchises
From http://www.franchisedirect.com 12 days ago
Made Hot by: sundaydriver on September 13, 2014 8:50 am
Read about how this summer, U.S. Senator & Chairwoman of the Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship Maria Cantwell initiated legislation to increase the availability of Small Business Administration loans for women in pursuit of funding their business. Read More
How easy is it to get a small business SBA loan for start-up? The answer: It depends. On lots of stuff. The Role Of The SBA The Small Business Administration (SBA) provides a number of financial assistance programs for small businesses. Veteran-owned businesses, too. Read More

10 Reasons You Should Get a Business Appraisal

10 Reasons You Should Get a Business Appraisal Avatar Posted by steeldawn under Finance
From http://smallbiztrends.com 14 days ago
Made Hot by: logistico on September 11, 2014 12:29 pm
Valuing a business is an expensive action. It can cost thousands of dollars. But it may be desirable or necessary in some situations. Here are some good reasons you may need to get a business appraisal. Read More

You Can Get Angel Funding Without Existing Connections

You Can Get Angel Funding Without Existing Connections Avatar Posted by tuckerleroy under Finance
From http://smallbiztrends.com 12 days ago
Made Hot by: MasterMinuteman on September 11, 2014 8:32 am
Lots of startups think they need to have connections to get angel funding. But that isn’t always the case. There are ways to network and give your startup a better chance to get funded even without powerful connections. Read More

Millennial Madness [podcast]

Millennial Madness [podcast] Avatar Posted by lyceum under Finance
From http://www.dhunplugged.com 18 days ago
Made Hot by: deanuk on September 7, 2014 1:25 pm
The end of the watch as we know it? Gold may be shining if seasonal trends are correct. Is the millennial generation making a mockery of pricing? Best Buy (BBY) earnings and some stocks to watch… Read More

5 Popular (And Real) Reasons for Buying a Franchise

5 Popular (And Real)  Reasons for Buying a Franchise Avatar Posted by franpro under Franchises
From http://www.franchisedirect.com 14 days ago
Made Hot by: OpenSourceMedia on September 6, 2014 4:08 pm
Why do you need to know someone's reasons for doing something? If your a franchise consultant like Joel Libava, it's so you can better assist them with a major decision. Here are the reasons "The Franchise King" has been told most often. Read More
Predictive analytics uses business intelligence and big data analytics to provide companies with real-time, actionable intelligence to personalize their service and products. Here are 3 ways you could use predictive analytics to become customer centric in transaction banking: Read More

Top 3 Trends in Digital Banking | Online Banking Trends 2014

Top 3 Trends in Digital Banking | Online Banking Trends 2014 Avatar Posted by yorkecomm under Finance
From http://igtb.wordpress.com 13 days ago
Made Hot by: bizyolk on September 5, 2014 6:32 pm
The major trend in digital banking includes mobile banking. The average financial servicers witnessed a significant amount of audiences coming in exclusively from mobile platforms. Smartphones have facilitated quick adoption of technology, enabling simple and immediate transactions from phones. Read More

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