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Not everything in your credit history has to show up on your credit report. Here's how to convince your creditors to remove or modify negative information.
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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.
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Why managing your business credit score is more important than you may think.
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The Home-Equity Credit Crunch (Opinion)
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?
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.
Five Ways to Build Business Credit
Consider these options to start building an enviable credit history for your small business.
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Four Rules for Business Credit
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