Restaurant Financing: Can a Merchant Cash Advance Help Your Business?

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Share this Blog Merchant cash advances can be particularly helpful to restaurant owners since the restaurant business is so largely dependent on credit card and debit card-based transactions. And if you’re a restaurant owner, you know that cash flow is always a challenge. There are so many expenses to pay—rent, food costs, labor—and sometimes it […]

How To Avoid Common Restaurant Financing Mistakes

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Share this Blog Avoiding common restaurant financing mistakes comes down to an objective understanding of where your particular eatery stands, what it needs, and what lenders are willing to give you. The restaurant business is risky, after all. A recent CNBC report stated that about 60% of all restaurants fail within their first year, while […]

The Guide to Business Debt Consolidation with Bad Credit

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Share this Blog Seeking out business debt consolidation loans when you’ve got bad credit can be a helpful way to simplify your debt payments and potentially free up cash flow. Is your small business struggling with too much debt? Are you finding it difficult to make ends meet each month? If so, you may want […]

Getting an Unsecured Business Loan or Financing When Your Company Has Bad Credit

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Share this Blog Unsecured business loans and other types of unsecured financing are types of funding in which the borrower isn’t required to put significant assets or personal guarantees. Without putting up collateral, many business financing programs have prohibitively tough eligibility requirements that can make it difficult for businesses with bad credit to get funded. […]

How to Finance and Manage Your Holiday Inventory in 2022: A Checklist

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Share this Blog The holidays are one of the busiest times of year for small businesses. Many businesses see their busiest weeks come in the last two frames of the year. One way to harness that business is to make sure your company is properly managing your inventory. Read on to discover a checklist of […]

Six Reputation Management Hints for Small Businesses

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Share this Blog In today’s increasingly online business marketplace, consumers will use a search engine, nearly always Google, to learn as much as they can about the companies they’re looking to do business with. You probably do so yourself. And if that search engine fails to reveal your company or if your business does show […]

What Are Commercial Loans?

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Share this Blog Put simply, commercial loans are a method for business owners to meet business needs by receiving up-front money from a financial institution in exchange for repayment with interest. The financial institution, typically a bank, credit union, or online financer, is known as the lender, while the business receiving the money is known […]

What Does “Doing Business As” (DBA) Mean? (and Why You Need One)

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Share this Blog There are many reasons a business might choose to operate with a DBA, which stands for “Doing Business As.” As a small business owner starting out, you’ve probably got a lot of questions about the choices you need to make. What business structure is best? Should I form an LLC? What if […]