Loans The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Loans en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Thu, 11 Sep 2014 15:09:00 GMT Report: 10 Brands Most Likely to Have Franchisees Default on Their Loans Looking into buying a franchise? If you're taking out loans, avoid these big-name franchises. Thu, 11 Sep 2014 15:09:00 GMT Kate Taylor Puncturing the 3 Newest Myths About Small Business Loans A new breed of online, nonbank lenders is using innovative technology, alternative data and fresh credit models to offer financing to modest companies. Wed, 03 Sep 2014 20:30:00 GMT Sam Hodges 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. Tue, 05 Aug 2014 19:00:00 GMT Kari Luckett 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. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 17:30:00 GMT Scott Shane Despite Access to Credit, Many Business Owners Are Reluctant to Take on Debt A new survey from Sageworks finds that over 75 percent of small-business owners have never applied for a loan. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 16:25:00 GMT Laura Entis Who Is the Right Investor for You? That Depends on Where You Are Now. There are five stages of new ventures. Each one will determine who you should seek funding from. Fri, 27 Jun 2014 21:30:00 GMT Martin Zwilling Obama's Student Loan Measure: What You Should Know. President Obama has signed an executive order to expand eligibility for income-based repayment plans. Mon, 09 Jun 2014 19:56:00 GMT Kelli B. Grant Raising Money for Your Business? Consider These Tips. Being savvy about your time and money can maximize your resources as you bootstrap your business. Mon, 02 Jun 2014 14:45:00 GMT Linda Lacina Paying Monthly Bills Before the Company Has Earned a Dime How do you survive in a startup's infancy before there's a sale or even a product? See what these nine entrepreneurs did. Thu, 15 May 2014 22:30:00 GMT Anand Srinivasan Don't Fall Prey to a Money-Laundering Scheme Access to capital can pose a challenge ot many a new business. Make sure you obtain financing from legitimate sources. Mon, 21 Apr 2014 17:30:00 GMT Arkady Bukh Google-Backed Lending Club Moves Into Business Lending The online-only, peer-to-peer finance marketplace is expanding its reach. Thu, 20 Mar 2014 16:10:00 GMT Catherine Clifford 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. Tue, 18 Feb 2014 19:15:00 GMT Catherine Clifford How Do I Build a Business Plan? (Infographic) Take a look at this infographic for tips on how to write a great business plan. Mon, 17 Feb 2014 16:00:00 GMT Nina Zipkin Where to Get the Money to Build Your Mobile App You have a great idea for an app, but how do you find the funds you need to develop it? Wed, 08 Jan 2014 13:30:00 GMT Rahul Varshneya Why You Need to Think Twice About Seeking Venture Capital Entrepreneurs seek venture capital, even though it is financially unattractive. Think twice about jumping in. The water is deep. Thu, 26 Dec 2013 15:00:00 GMT Brian Hamilton 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. Thu, 07 Nov 2013 12:00:00 GMT Karen Mills Can't Get a VC to Notice You're Alive? 3 Alternative Funding Sources for You. Nabbing money from outside investors isn't the only way your startup can scale. Here are three other ways to fund your company. Fri, 11 Oct 2013 13:30:00 GMT Anisha Sekar Why Too Many Entrepreneurs Don't Know How to Raise Capital It's a fact: You need money to start and grow your business. Here's the problem most entrepreneurs face when it comes to capital. Tue, 08 Oct 2013 12:30:00 GMT Charles H. Green PayPal to Give Small Businesses Access to Working Capital in Minutes The online payments giant is getting into the finance market, providing access to credit based entirely on sales history – no credit check required. Tue, 24 Sep 2013 12:30:00 GMT Catherine Clifford How to Avoid the Most Depressing Sentence in All of Franchising The path to owning a franchise can come with many disappointments, but none as great as this one. Fri, 06 Sep 2013 15:30:00 GMT Joel Libava