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What You Need to Know About SBA Loans for Your Small Business

What You Need to Know About SBA Loans for Your Small Business

 Are you looking to expand, or recover your small business with the help of a loan? Then you should consider applying for an SBA loan. The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) is a federal government agency that supports small businesses and entrepreneurs by...

Holiday Marketing Ideas for Restaurants

Restauranteurs love to plan ahead of time. With the holiday season fast approaching, it’s time to get your holiday marketing strategy in order. When you need some extra capital to support your holiday promotions, AFN can provide business loan options. Create a Special...

How To Get A Small Business Loan or Unsecured Line of Credit

The stock market may be surging, but the effects of the financial crisis are still lingering, putting a dent in the cash flow of small businesses everywhere. Whether you own a restaurant, lawn care business, or specialty retail store, chances are you’ll need some...

Need Help Paying Taxes? Consider Taking Out a Loan

Borrowing money to pay taxes may seem a bit unusual, but it is an option that some may consider if they are short on funds. Putting of a tax bill is a risky decision to make because there is no room to negotiate the payment terms after the deadline. If you have a tax...

Expanding Your Business? What Type of Loan is Right for You?

Acquiring funds for the expansion needs of your business can be difficult, especially if you are a small business with not much to show in terms of credit worthiness. If you have a bad credit score, banks would automatically turn you down, without even a second look....

Resources You Need to Get Small Business Financing

  Small business owners often need to rely on a range of sources to get funding for their business endeavors. Fortunately, there are many sources of funding out there that are receptive to giving funds to small businesses. There are a few things that you can do...

Three Reasons to Obtain a Small Business Loan

  Small businesses are the backbone of our economy, accounting for more than 75% of all jobs in the United States. As important as they are in the business world, they sometimes find the deck stacked against them when it comes to obtaining financing. In today's...

Stimulus cash runs out for small business loans

  The Small Business Administration (SBA) plays a significant role in helping small businesses get the capital need to grow their business. In effect, they provide stimulus cash for the nation’s small business loans.   Although the SBA does not provide...

Business Credit Line or Loan, Which is Right for You?

  Once you are ready to take your business to the next level by obtaining high level financing, the next step is to decide which type of funding is the best option for you.  Two of the most common types of small business credit are lines of credit and loans....