June 14, 2010

Increase in credit union cap could free up $10B in business loans

Credit union activists are trying to encourage lawmakers raise the credit union lending cap – a move that could allow credit unions to give out $10 […]
June 4, 2010

Recent loan advance scam targeting small business owners

A recent wave of fraudulent loan scandals has targeted small business owners who may have been denied credit at other lending institutions as they try to […]
May 18, 2010

Business formation in the bank: Get startup loans approved

In a trying economic climate, deciding where to get a loan can be tricky for startup business owners. After all, not all funders are equal.
May 11, 2010

Small business lending bill may benefit prospective business owners

The Small Business Administration reports that small businesses are predicted to lead economic recovery as SMBs have created 64 percent of net new jobs in the […]
May 6, 2010

Good credit scores set up companies for success

Some entrepreneurs think the brilliant business idea is all they need to make it big. Unfortunately, there are some logistics that can keep even the greatest […]
May 6, 2010

Banks’ increased loans may spark business startups

President Barack Obama asked banks to help finance small and starting companies last year as experts predict these companies will drive economic recovery. Now, it seems […]
April 12, 2010

Businesses looking for funds should remember the importance of good credit

Even as the administration allocated $30 billion to help community banks fund small and starting businesses, entrepreneurs seem to be struggling to find startup funds.