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Is Yours a Woman-Owned Business? Get Your Fair Share of Available Loans.
Women Entrepreneurs

Is Yours a Woman-Owned Business? Get Your Fair Share of Available Loans.

#1 of 6 tips: If you see the phrase 'total cost of capital,' run the other way.
Evan Singer
Why Amazon Wants to Help You Save Money On Student Loans
Money

Why Amazon Wants to Help You Save Money On Student Loans

The ecommerce giant is offering discounted student loans in a bid to grow its Prime Student subscription program, but is it a smart move?
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Uber Raises $1.15 Billion Leveraged Loan
Uber

Uber Raises $1.15 Billion Leveraged Loan

Turning to the leveraged loan market, which was previously exclusive to more established companies, allows Uber to take advantage of historically low interest rates while keeping venture capital backers happy by not further diluting their equity.
Multiple Owners? Here's How to Prepare for Your Loan Application.
Small Business Loans

Multiple Owners? Here's How to Prepare for Your Loan Application.

Follow these steps before filling out that loan application if you're one of several owners of a business in need of a loan.
Jared Hecht
8 Ways to Get the Most From a Business Credit Card
Small Business Credit

8 Ways to Get the Most From a Business Credit Card

Using a business credit card isn't just easier than getting a conventional back loan, it has many more benefits.
Levi King
Demystifying 11 Fundamentals for Financing Your Business
Financing

Demystifying 11 Fundamentals for Financing Your Business

At some point most businesses will need an infusion of capital, here are the most common ways to get it.
Brenton Hayden
Lending Club Under Probe by U.S. Justice Dept, Receives Subpoena
Legal

Lending Club Under Probe by U.S. Justice Dept, Receives Subpoena

Monday's filing indicated that Lending Club had repurchased an additional $3.8 million in loans during the first quarter that did not meet investor criteria.
The 4 Lines of Credit Now Available to Small Businesses
Small Business Loans

The 4 Lines of Credit Now Available to Small Businesses

Help grow your business with the one of these flexible financial solutions.
Jared Hecht
Google Set to Ban Payday Lender Ads
Online Advertising

Google Set to Ban Payday Lender Ads

Starting July 13, the company will no longer allow ads for loans where repayment is due within 60 days of the date of issue. In the U.S., it is also banning ads for loans with an APR of 36 percent or higher.
Lending Club's CEO Resigns After Internal Probe, Shares Plummet
investigation

Lending Club's CEO Resigns After Internal Probe, Shares Plummet

Three senior managers have also resigned or were fired in connection with the internal probe, the company said.
Teen Retailer Pacific Sunwear Files for Bankruptcy Protection
Bankruptcy

Teen Retailer Pacific Sunwear Files for Bankruptcy Protection

The company's shares fell as much 42 percent to a record low of 5 cents in early morning trading.
How to Turn a Lender's 'No' Into 'Yes'
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How to Turn a Lender's 'No' Into 'Yes'

Every rejection is an opportunity to learn more about what will make your next loan application get approved.
Jared Hecht
What It's Like to Work With a Business Loan Broker
Small Business Loans

What It's Like to Work With a Business Loan Broker

Be careful before entering into business arrangements with loan brokers, consider if their interest is aligned with yours.
Jared Hecht
Square Just Became an Online Lender
Square

Square Just Became an Online Lender

The move puts it in competition with other small business lenders such as OnDeck Capital.
Leena Rao
Often borrowed from a bank, credit union or private agency, loans help entrepreneurs and business owners start or sustain businesses by lending a sum of money that is paid back with interest. Raising enough capital is key for an entrepreneur looking to start his or her own business. There are a number of loans available so understanding which type of loan is best for a business is crucial.