Category Archives: Business Finance

Business loan application turned down? Find out why

Most lenders, banks especially, are conservative in granting business loans. Given the obligation to their stockholders and depositors, they need to be sure there’s a good chance the loans they make are repaid. If your application for credit is not … Continue reading

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Win the loan you need with a powerful business plan

Applying for commercial credit can be tedious. It calls for more documentation than you might initially have expected and certainly a lot more than when you apply for consumer credit. For lenders, extending credit to an entrepreneur usually means customizing … Continue reading

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Barter: trade what you have for what you need

When you’re short on cash, but have plenty of goods or services to sell, consider bartering for what your business needs. Lots of businesses do it, including some surprisingly big ones. Not only do you conserve your dollars, you may … Continue reading

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