Equipment Financing: A Comparison Between Buying and Leasing

Equipment financing covers solutions for both purchasing and leasing machinery, vehicles, technology and even furniture for businesses. However, deciding which equipment financing program to use can cause a lot of confusion. Understanding the benefits of each can help business...

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Team Leaders: 6 Tips and Tricks for Better Productivity

Team leaders are always looking for new ways to increase productivity, beat deadlines and arrive at solutions. While many are looking to the latest methods for guidance, there are some frequently overlooked tips and tricks which can be employed...

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Merchant Cash Advances Offer Versatility and Growth Capital

Business owners need capital to maintain regular operations and to grow. In the case of small businesses and those trying to position themselves for growth, traditional debt-based loans are not in the picture because the added liability can cause...

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In a Strong Economy Businesses Need a Growth Strategy

Multiple factors have analysts pointing to an economic upswing. Manufacturers are producing more. Consumers have more disposable income. Unemployment is down from previous years. In a strong economy, businesses of all sizes should be formulating a growth strategy and...

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Do Private Lenders Offer Advantages Over Traditional Bank Loans?

For the past decade businesses have been choosing private lenders over banks and similar institutions. What are the advantages that have entrepreneurs making the switch? Requirements Have Tightened One of the first things banks did after the start of the Great...

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Reducing Overhead Expenses: 5 Tips for Emerging Entrepreneurs

So you’ve launched a business and you’re ready to start making sales. How are you going to minimize overhead expenses to maximize revenue? There are a number of very practical tricks any entrepreneur can employ to reduce overhead expenses. 1....

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Building Business Credit Ratings for Emerging Entrepreneurs

From the time a business obtains a tax ID, offers start flooding in for lines of credit. Before jumping on the first offer, it is important to understand the importance of building business credit ratings to find the best...

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Asset Based Lending Basics for Small Businesses

Asset-based lending covers a wide spectrum of finance solutions. For new and small businesses, meeting the prohibitively high requirements set by banks means traditional loan programs are inaccessible. Asset-based lending offers a viable alternative without any of the red...

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Interest Rate Hikes See Rise In Alternative Lending

In March, banks raised interest rates to combat a rise in inflation. To prevent further spikes, at least two more interest rate hikes are projected for the end of 2018. For many small business owners, interest rate hikes make...

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Manufacturers: How The New Economy Is Fostering Expansion

The current strength of the economy has positioned companies across all industries for business growth. One only has to look at the increase in the freight industry to see that more goods are being moved to customers throughout the...

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