Credit http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/credit The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Credit en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Tue, 18 Mar 2014 12:00:00 GMT Has Access to Capital Really Improved for Entrepreneurs? (Infographic) A look at the financing landscape for business owners, plus some tips for finding alternative funding opportunities. Tue, 18 Mar 2014 12:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232137 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232137 David Nilssen A look at the financing landscape for business owners, plus some tips for finding alternative funding opportunities. Where Startup Funding Really Comes From (Infographic) VCs and angel investors get a lot of attention, but personal loans and credit, followed by investments from friends and family, are the top funding sources for startups. Wed, 20 Nov 2013 14:15:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230011 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230011 Laura Entis VCs and angel investors get a lot of attention, but personal loans and credit, followed by investments from friends and family, are the top funding sources for startups. How to Build Great Credit for Your Fledgling Startup Young entrepreneurs have the challenge of raising funds on little to no credit history. Here's how to overcome this obstacle. Tue, 19 Nov 2013 12:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229988 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229988 Odysseas Papadimitriou Young entrepreneurs have the challenge of raising funds on little to no credit history. Here's how to overcome this obstacle. How a Good Credit Score Can Save You More Than $100,000 Your credit score is important when it comes to managing your personal finances. Here's how to take better control of it. Mon, 07 Oct 2013 11:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228740 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228740 Brittney Castro Your credit score is important when it comes to managing your personal finances. Here's how to take better control of it. U.S. Consumer Getting Stronger, Loan Delinquencies Continue to Fall U.S. consumers continued to pay down debt in the first quarter of 2013 as household wealth rose above its pre-recession peak. Tue, 09 Jul 2013 10:45:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227332 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227332 Paige Gance U.S. consumers continued to pay down debt in the first quarter of 2013 as household wealth rose above its pre-recession peak. 10 Questions to Ask Before Applying for a Bank Loan Here are some of the key issues to consider before starting your application. Mon, 08 Jul 2013 03:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227191 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227191 Lisa Girard Here are some of the key issues to consider before starting your application. Dirty Little Secrets: What the Credit Reporting Agencies Won\'t Tell You Money-Saving Strategies the Credit Reporting Agencies Won't Tell You Tue, 02 Apr 2013 14:56:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/product/225889 http://www.entrepreneur.com/product/225889 Money-Saving Strategies the Credit Reporting Agencies Won't Tell You Why Consumer Credit Matters to Small Businesses (Opinion) Washington's recent efforts to protect consumers may be hampering small-business growth. Thu, 14 Mar 2013 11:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226088 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226088 Scott Shane Washington's recent efforts to protect consumers may be hampering small-business growth. Tough Credit Conditions Predicted for the Remainder of 2013 Findings from Moody's Analytics shows that small-business credit quality dropped in the fourth quarter of 2012, but predicts a better outlook for 2014. Wed, 20 Feb 2013 13:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/225871 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/225871 Cheryl Winokur Munk Findings from Moody's Analytics shows that small-business credit quality dropped in the fourth quarter of 2012, but predicts a better outlook for 2014. Small Businesses Borrow More, But Should They? An uptick in small-business lending may mean entrepreneurs will start hiring in 2012, or they might just sit on their cash. Mon, 05 Mar 2012 06:01:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/223042 http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/223042 Carol Tice An uptick in small-business lending may mean entrepreneurs will start hiring in 2012, or they might just sit on their cash. Do You Know What's In Your Business Credit File? Why managing your business credit score is more important than you may think. Tue, 14 Feb 2012 14:31:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/222822 http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/222822 Mikal E. Belicove Why managing your business credit score is more important than you may think. The Home-Equity Credit Crunch (Opinion) How home price declines have contributed to tight credit for small businesses. Tue, 03 Jan 2012 07:02:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/222410 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/222410 Scott Shane How home price declines have contributed to tight credit for small businesses. How to Weigh Your Options When Deciding on Financial Products Household brands like Office Depot, Sam's Club and Google are offering financial products, but are they the way to go for your business? Mon, 05 Dec 2011 10:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/220727 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/220727 Gwen Moran Household brands like Office Depot, Sam's Club and Google are offering financial products, but are they the way to go for your business? How Should I Offer Credit to Customers? Mike Michalowicz, author of The Toilet Paper Entrepreneur, on when and how business owners should offer credit to customers. His advice: Start with small amounts to build a history and reward good behavior, but also enforce penalties on late payers. Wed, 05 Oct 2011 06:03:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/220345 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/220345 Mike Michalowicz, author of The Toilet Paper Entrepreneur, on when and how business owners should offer credit to customers. His advice: Start with small amounts to build a history and reward good behavior, but also enforce penalties on late payers. Five Ways to Build Business Credit Consider these options to start building an enviable credit history for your small business. Thu, 25 Aug 2011 10:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/220192 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/220192 Kelly K. Spors Consider these options to start building an enviable credit history for your small business. How Do I Build Credit for My Business? Mike Michalowicz, author of The Toilet Paper Entrepreneur, shares four tips on building business credit and improving your credit score. Fri, 12 Aug 2011 00:01:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/220143 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/220143 Mike Michalowicz, author of The Toilet Paper Entrepreneur, shares four tips on building business credit and improving your credit score. Four Rules for Business Credit Consider these tips for rebuilding your financial track record. Fri, 18 Feb 2011 00:01:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/218167 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/218167 Glenn Croston Consider these tips for rebuilding your financial track record.