Small Business Financing http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/small-business-financing The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Small Business Financing en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Thu, 05 Jun 2014 20:30:00 GMT 5 Kinds of Crowdfunding You Never Thought Of Nontraditional financing platforms are rapidly reducing entrepreneurs' cash squeeze while offering investors returns. Thu, 05 Jun 2014 20:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234442 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234442 Sally Outlaw Nontraditional financing platforms are rapidly reducing entrepreneurs' cash squeeze while offering investors returns. How Small Businesses Can Ease America's Job Shortage Why the country's unemployment continues to be high and how new business startups could be the answer. Tue, 06 May 2014 19:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233352 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233352 David Nilssen Why the country's unemployment continues to be high and how new business startups could be the answer. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229346 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229346 Anisha Sekar Nabbing money from outside investors isn't the only way your startup can scale. Here are three other ways to fund your company. Small Businesses Plan to Hire More Despite Bleak Jobs Picture While business owners reported a relatively low number of job openings and many cut jobs in August, they nonetheless said they planned to increase their hiring. Tue, 10 Sep 2013 13:19:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228284 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228284 Ray Hennessey While business owners reported a relatively low number of job openings and many cut jobs in August, they nonetheless said they planned to increase their hiring. U.S. Small-Business Borrowing Hits Highest Level in 6 Years American small businesses increased their borrowing to their highest levels in six years in July, in a sign that many owners are anticipating an uptick in economic activity. Wed, 04 Sep 2013 13:15:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228188 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228188 Ray Hennessey American small businesses increased their borrowing to their highest levels in six years in July, in a sign that many owners are anticipating an uptick in economic activity. Tough Credit Conditions Predicted for the Remainder of 2013 Findings from Moody's Analytics shows that small-business credit quality dropped in the fourth quarter of 2012, but predicts a better outlook for 2014. Wed, 20 Feb 2013 13:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/225871 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/225871 Cheryl Winokur Munk Findings from Moody's Analytics shows that small-business credit quality dropped in the fourth quarter of 2012, but predicts a better outlook for 2014. Why the Fed Should Ease Up on Weak Small Banks (Opinion) Lending to small businesses has dropped, but experts disagree on the reason. Thu, 13 Sep 2012 06:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/224363 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/224363 Scott Shane Lending to small businesses has dropped, but experts disagree on the reason. How Dermalogica Is Giving Women Entrepreneurs a Boost To alleviate many of the problems in the world, Dermalogica founder Jane Wurwand boldly suggests giving women entrepreneurs a hand up. Fri, 09 Mar 2012 19:12:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/223094 http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/223094 Diana Ransom To alleviate many of the problems in the world, Dermalogica founder Jane Wurwand boldly suggests giving women entrepreneurs a hand up. On Crowdfunding Sites, Age Doesn't Matter Websites like Kickstarter and IndieGoGo can help young entrepreneurs lasso funding when parents and banks can't. Tue, 06 Mar 2012 07:31:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/223055 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/223055 Daniel Bortz Websites like Kickstarter and IndieGoGo can help young entrepreneurs lasso funding when parents and banks can't. Small Businesses Borrow More, But Should They? An uptick in small-business lending may mean entrepreneurs will start hiring in 2012, or they might just sit on their cash. Mon, 05 Mar 2012 06:01:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/223042 http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/223042 Carol Tice An uptick in small-business lending may mean entrepreneurs will start hiring in 2012, or they might just sit on their cash. Would Looser Investment Rules Help Small Businesses? The SEC is forming a small-business committee to review rules that entrepreneurs say make it harder to raise money. But relaxing the rules might not be a good thing. Fri, 13 May 2011 10:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/219637 http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/219637 Carol Tice The SEC is forming a small-business committee to review rules that entrepreneurs say make it harder to raise money. But relaxing the rules might not be a good thing.