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Are You Ready to Pitch Investors for Funding?
As many entrepreneurs know, securing funding for new business ventures can be a very difficult endeavor. So, when seeking funding for your company, make sure you are prepared.
Need a Bank Loan? The 3 Big Obstacles for Small-Business Owners.
Banks are still struggling to return to the small-business market Here's what you need to know.
7 Steps to a Finance-Centered Business Plan
If your startup calls for financing to get off the ground, follow this list to impress potential investors and lenders.
3 Startups Offer New 'Microloan' Options for Entrepreneurs With Big Ambitions
Big banks aren't so good with small loans. There are new options available for getting financing with minimal hassle on friendly terms.
Small Business Credit Still Not Back to Pre-Recession Levels
Despite the recent rise in the number of small business loans, small business lending still has not returned to their highs.
Lending Club's New Front: Loans for Braces and Your Kid's Kindergarten Tuition
The peer-to-peer lending site announced today that, with its acquisition of Springstone Financial, it would be expanding its reach in consumer finance.
Looking For Capital? Don't Forget About the Little Bank That Could.
A new report from the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation shows that, despite massive banking industry consolidation, there are more community banks in the U.S. now than there were 30 years ago.
Google-Backed Lending Club Moves Into Business Lending
The online-only, peer-to-peer finance marketplace is expanding its reach.
Get a $250,000 Loan in 24 Hours. But Beware, It's Expensive.
New York City-based OnDeck Capital launched a new loan program today that gives small-business owners access to a significant amount of cash in a flash.
Why the Postal Service Getting Into Banking Is the Worst Idea Ever
In a misguided attempt to help the lowest income rung, the USPS is being floated as America's next bank. That won't help anyone.
Warren Buffett Wants to Pay You $1 Billion for the Perfect March Madness Bracket
How do you like odds of 1 in 9.2 quintillion? That's how likely it is to predict a flawless NCAA bracket.
Why Big Banks Are Lending More to Small Businesses
Here we go over several reasons why larger banks are starting to warm up to small-business lending again.
A Business Plan for the Startup Economy
Access to capital is key in helping high-growth startups get off the ground and running. Here are two ways to help get them there.
Government Shutdown Would Close Pipelines of Credit to Main Street Businesses
As Republicans and Democrats draw battle lines in the sand, small businesses seeking capital may be left in the cold.
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