Switch back to your default edition.
This content is tailored to our readers in
Make it your default.
New Report Reinforces How Risky Franchising Can Really Be
There's no easy path to success. Even one in six franchisees who land SBA loans wind up with failing businesses.
Square Raises More Money to Make Small-Business Loans
In April, Square advanced nearly $25 million in capital.
4 Smart Money Habits to Help You Earn Your First Million Dollars
Wealth accumulates through restrained spending, well-managed debt and sober investment. Success is enjoying the process.
Merchant Cash Advance
Getting a Merchant Cash Advance Is Easy But Repayment Can Be Onerous
The short-term financing is sensible for investments that will generate more revenue but a serious burden if cash flow remains flat.
When Seeking an SBA Loan, Remember the 5 C's
Banks analyze these five factors to determine whether to approve your small business loan application.
This Group Aims to Level the Playing Field for Men and Women Business Owners Around the World
Root Capital evaluates business on 8 metrics to ensure gender equality, and the results help businesses and communities at large.
Why Small Businesses Don't Want a Loan
The reason may be due to uncertainties caused by the financial crisis and how home values have fallen so much.
The Nitty-Gritty Truth About Loans From Family and Friends
The risks enter into emotional as well as financial turf. Here's how to protect these relationships.
Entrepreneur Bank Search
Choosing a Lender? Watch Out for These Costly Traps.
Eager entrepreneurs in search of startup capital should be especially wary of unnecessary services during the small-business loan process.
Think Carefully Before Seeking Funding (Infographic)
Ask yourself some simple questions before you pursue funding.
This Startup Will Give You a Loan -- But There's a Twist
Able, the brainchild of two Harvard MBAs, requires borrowers to raise the first quarter of their loan amount from friends and family.
Need a Loan? Let's Look at Your LinkedIn Profile First.
The startup Earnest, which has $15 million in financing from big-name investors, has an alternative way of determining who qualifies for a personal loan.
5 Strategies for Entrepreneurs to Steer Clear of the Debt Trap
It's as hard to avoid borrowing money as it is to make it when you're getting started, but both are possible.
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.
Today's Most Read
Selling for a Startup? Make Yourself Essential. Become a 'Pipeline' for Consumer Feedback.
Entrepreneurs Tackle Pressing Problems at Startup Weekend Cape Town
6 Truths on Why Introverts Make Great Leaders
11 Beliefs Ultra-Productive Entrepreneurs Share About Time Management And Business
5 Essentials for Maximizing Results From Seed Capital
Starting a Business
Reprints & Licensing
© 2015 Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
This ad will close in