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While the SBA reports that lending was down in the second quarter, there are hopeful signs that the credit crunch is easing.
Here's how to get your business up and running as quick as possible once the worst is over.
Entrepreneurs remain optimistic about profits and growth according to new report.
Several reports show that entrepreneurs are gaining ground when it comes to the funding they need to run and grow their business.
The SBA is partnering with the largest U.S. lenders to raise the amount of money loaned to small businesses, particularly in small loans and underserved communities.
The SBA is looking to increase the number of smaller loans in underserved communities with a new push.
Two leading banks, honored for National Small Business Week, offer their best advice to business owners seeking credit.
Small-business lending has been showing signs of life, albeit not the activity seen before the recession.
The Small Business Administration asked for almost $1.1 billion for fiscal year 2013, but don't get too excited. They also plan to back fewer loans.
The lending market for small businesses cratered during the recession and has been on a jagged path of recovery. To help fill the void, entrepreneurs are finding alternative financing sources.
SBA franchise loans are on the rise, but you still need seed money and a carefully honed business plan. The SBA's Steve Smits provides advice.
For the men and women of the U.S. military, starting a business in this economy can be tricky. Here are the government programs that aim to help veterans strike out on their own.
The SBA announced a banner year in 2011 -- supporting a record $30 billion in loans. But come 2012, the agency's sights are $1 billion lower.
The money is coming back in business borrowing-- so why don't businesses want it? Here's a look at what some innovative community banks are doing to try to be your lender.