Doug Hood

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Make a Statement

What to do if your bank requires audited financial statements

Can't Go With the Flow?

Simple solutions for winning the cash-flow battle

Fair Game

What to know about your loans before buying another business

Enough Already?

Determining how much money you need for an equipment loan

Getting Personal

You want a business loan, but your lender wants to know if you are good for it.

Ride The Line

. . . because getting a fixed-rate loan might not be the best fix.

Vetting The Vendor

Buying equipment? Read the fine print before you let your vendor do the financing.

Leave No Loan Unturned

Check out the SBA's new guarantee limits.

The Graduates

Moving from individual investors to institutional VCs means learning to play by a new set of rules.

What, No Farm?

The Agriculture Department has its eye on business, too.

Beware The Ball And Chain

. . . of a loan: avoiding prepayment penalties.

First Strike

Does the early bird get the loan?

Tug-O-War

Wrestling capital from investors online doesn't have to be so hard.

Last Words

Will closing costs be the death knell of your new loan?

Fast Cash

Catch a major-league SBA loan in just hours with a "preferred" lender.