News and Articles About Credit
Affirm is rethinking the way shoppers -- particularly millennials -- borrow money by letting them obtain a micro-loan at a point of sale instead of using a credit card.
Good credit starts with something as simple as securing an EIN -- and paying your bills on time.
Only a tiny fraction of startup funding comes from venture capital firms. So what about everyone else? How are growing businesses supporting the rest of their growth needs?
Even if you never needed a loan before, establish business credit now, because you never know.
Ready To Launch
Business owners were more positive in 2015, but cash flow and retaining good employees remain large concerns.
It's a serious wake-up call, but it won't be the end of your business. Let's figure out what went wrong.
If you're a cautious and diligent borrower, a short-term loan could be just what you need to push your small business in the right direction.
Small Business Credit
Choosing a credit card can be tough, but it can be even more difficult for business owners who are unfamiliar with the business-credit landscape.
Radicals & Visionaries
The scrappy entrepreneur who created the credit card, as legend has it, might have experienced an embarrassing situation that led to inspiration.
The ratings agency says it does not 'explicitly incorporate' cyber attack risk in its analysis, but is paying more attention to it.
Personal endorsements power a consumer lending network.
Ready To Launch
A too-lenient credit policy can break your business, while one that's too strict can scare customers away. Here's how to craft a credit policy that's just right.
Entrepreneurs and small-business owners need to pay attention to market swings, whether they like it or not.
Taking on debt comes down to its cost of capital and how you plan to use your borrowed funds.