News and Articles About Loans
A new breed of online, nonbank lenders is using innovative technology, alternative data and fresh credit models to offer financing to modest companies.
Big banks aren't so good with small loans. There are new options available for getting financing with minimal hassle on friendly terms.
Despite the recent rise in the number of small business loans, small business lending still has not returned to their highs.
A new survey from Sageworks finds that over 75 percent of small-business owners have never applied for a loan.
There are five stages of new ventures. Each one will determine who you should seek funding from.
President Obama has signed an executive order to expand eligibility for income-based repayment plans.
Being savvy about your time and money can maximize your resources as you bootstrap your business.
How do you survive in a startup's infancy before there's a sale or even a product? See what these nine entrepreneurs did.
Access to capital can pose a challenge ot many a new business. Make sure you obtain financing from legitimate sources.
The online-only, peer-to-peer finance marketplace is expanding its reach.
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.
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You have a great idea for an app, but how do you find the funds you need to develop it?
Entrepreneurs seek venture capital, even though it is financially unattractive. Think twice about jumping in. The water is deep.
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.
Nabbing money from outside investors isn't the only way your startup can scale. Here are three other ways to fund your company.
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.
The online payments giant is getting into the finance market, providing access to credit based entirely on sales history no credit check required.
The path to owning a franchise can come with many disappointments, but none as great as this one.
Perhaps there was a time when the Small Business Administration served a purpose for businesses, but that time has passed, writes Ray Hennessey.
Some 80 percent of college students chip in for their education. There is one thing, however, that mom and dad are still paying for.
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President Obama is expected to sign a new student loan bill into law today. While it stands to reduce costs for many in the near term, students could face higher costs down the road.
Short and long-term online lending options could be your answer to funding your startup. Here's what you need to know about them.