February 24, 2017

Small Business Loans

If you’re seeking information on how to obtain a small business loan, or you’re seeking small business loan tips and advice, you’ve come to the right place. We even have a tool for you to determine what it takes to qualify for a small business loan. So be sure to use that to see how a lender will view your small business loan readiness.

Minority Businesses Struggling With Credit According to Experian Report

Minority owned businesses still struggle with credit issues when compared with small businesses in general. Experian provides additional detail about the state of business credit -- especially where it regards minority business owners. Here's more from the report.

$4.5 M in Loans Available to Women Entrepreneurs From Kiva

The microfinance platform Kiva is launching an initiative to get women entrepreneurs worldwide more access to capital. As little as $25 can be contributed through Kiva Her to help female entrepreneurs get the money they need.

Top 15 Small Business Loan Mistakes You Can Make

Your small business is ready to grow or maybe it's just starting out and you need to approval of a bank's loan officer to get moving on those big plans. Don't make these rookie mistakes ahead of applying for a loan.

Chase Jumps Into Online Small Business Loans, with OnDeck

J.P. Morgan becomes the latest lender to leap into working with a non-traditional lender -- in this case OnDeck -- in an effort to compete in the rapidly changing lending world. In this case, the traditional bank hopes to use its new partner to generate more small business loans.

Looking for templates, checklists or guides? The Small Business Resource Center has them!