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How to Keep Your Small Business Afloat When Cash Runs Low

You could face any number of challenges as you nurture your small business, and struggling to come up with the perfectly punny name doesn’t even

02.14.17
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Three Tax Traps for Freelancers (and Three Perks, Too)

There are many benefits to freelancing, but it’s sometimes hard to remember that when tax time rolls around. That’s because, unlike regular employees who pay taxes

12.19.16
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Microloans: Small Loans for Small Businesses

Microloans and microcredit are a form of business funding that many people often associate with developing countries and particularly impoverished and disenfranchised populations. That may

12.09.16
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Opening a Restaurant? Here’s How to Get Financing

Who among us hasn’t at least flirted with the dream of owning a restaurant at some point? If you’re beyond daydreaming and you’ve decided to

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Should You Get a Secured Business Credit Card?

Getting a new business idea off the ground isn’t easy regardless of how prepared you are. But the challenge becomes greater when you don’t have

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A Loan to Build a Dream On: Where to Find Small Business Funding

You want to start a business. And you have more than a wisp of an idea. You know what you’re selling, and how you’re selling

11.17.16
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Do Employee-Owned Companies Make for Happier Workers?

Your boss would love for you to feel like you have a stake in the company. After all, loyal employees put in longer hours, produce better

11.16.16
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Finding Startup Business Loans

So you’ve got a killer app idea and the know-how to make it happen. The problem is you don’t have the money to make your

06.13.17
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How to Make Money

The No. 1 rule of personal finance is to spend less than you earn. So if you want to get ahead financially, it’s important to

11.10.16
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Understanding Peer to Peer Business Lending

Getting a loan for your small business can be a grind. Maybe your local banker doesn’t think your idea is as brilliant as you do.

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Best Small Business Loan Rates of 2017

A traditional lender like your local bank or credit union is invariably going to be able to offer you the lowest interest rate on a

09.06.17
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Business Loans for Women with Bad Credit

According to the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO), more than 9.4 million businesses were owned by women in 2015. While ranging in size and scope,

09.06.17
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Best Small Business Loans for Veterans for 2017

Small business loans created specifically for veterans don’t really exist. That being said, the Small Business Administration’s (SBA’s) Express Loan Veteran Advantage Program should be

06.21.17
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Best Fast Business Loans of 2017

It’s long been a given that the faster your business needs a loan, the more you’ll pay in interest. And while that’s still largely true,

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21 Best Small Business Apps

Time tracking apps can relieve you of burdensome time sheets or help you minimize distractions. Photo: Toggl When you run a small business, you’re often pulled

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Best Unsecured Business Loans for 2017

The best rates and repayment terms on unsecured business loans, those that don’t require collateral, are invariably going to be found through your local bank

06.21.17
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Best Working Capital Loans for 2017

Any working capital loan worth its salt should deliver the money your business needs at a reasonable interest rate. The best will do it fast,

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Business Credit Score Basics

If you’re a business owner, especially a small business owner, there are likely many concerns that occupy your mind on a day-to-day basis. Business owners wear