Credit crunch

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The Home-Equity Credit Crunch (Opinion)
Finance

The Home-Equity Credit Crunch (Opinion)

How home price declines have contributed to tight credit for small businesses.
Scott Shane
Top 10 Small Business Predictions for 2012
Starting a Business

Top 10 Small Business Predictions for 2012

Here is a collection of next year's top trends for marketing, retailing, service businesses, mobile, social media and more.
Carol Tice
A Recovery in Small-Business Lending?
Finance

A Recovery in Small-Business Lending?

The SBA's 90 percent guarantee on certain loans may be no more, but the borrowing outlook may be brightening.
Diana Ransom
The Hidden Small-Business Credit Crisis: Fear of Applying
Finance

The Hidden Small-Business Credit Crisis: Fear of Applying

A new study finally answers the question: How many entrepreneurs were afraid to even apply for a loan during the recession?
Carol Tice