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How Business Deductions Could Keep You From Getting a Loan
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How Business Deductions Could Keep You From Getting a Loan

Entrepreneurs looking to buy a home or take out a home equity line of credit may face some challenges.
Steph Wagner
The Basics of Home Equity Financing
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The Basics of Home Equity Financing

Raise money for your business from your house, but beware of losing the roof over your head.
Looking to Bolster Your Cashflow With a Home Mortgage Refinance? Consider These Tips
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Looking to Bolster Your Cashflow With a Home Mortgage Refinance? Consider These Tips

With interest rates at record lows, refinancing your home mortgage is one way to create some wiggle room in your budget. Here's how to be prepared.
Catherine Clifford
The Home-Equity Credit Crunch (Opinion)
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The Home-Equity Credit Crunch (Opinion)

How home price declines have contributed to tight credit for small businesses.
Scott Shane
Shark Tank's Barbara Corcoran on Tapping Home Equity for Your Business
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Shark Tank's Barbara Corcoran on Tapping Home Equity for Your Business

Shark Tank judge and investor Barbara Corcoran on whether pulling equity out of home is still a viable way to fund a business. Taking big risks can be necessary to stay afloat, she says. In bad markets, she has exhausted her options to remain in business.