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Sure Payment Solutions Rebranded

Sure Payment Solutions has rebranded as Sure Funding Solutions. Along with that comes a new domain and a new website aimed at simplifying the process of getting a business loan, and making the experience enjoyable across all of your devices. What does this mean for...

SBA Small Business Loans

SBA Small Business Loan The Small Business Administration a government office that is supposed to be the "voice" of small business. The office is supposed to represent the interests of small businesses within the federal government. It is responsible for reporting...

Certified Development Companies

Certified Development Companies, or CDCs, are not-for-profit companies established to encourage economic growth in its local area. There are some hundreds of Certified Development Companies in the United States. Certified Development Companies, among other things,...

Big Changes to Small Business Lending

Small business lending has changed quite a bit in the past decade. Small business lending, like consumer loans, used to be really easy to get your hands on. So much of it was tied to real estate, which kept appreciating in value, which in turn allowed borrowers to...

Premium Merchant Cash Advance Programs

In the past couple of years, the merchant cash advance industry has seen a lot of changes. Years and years ago, the merchant cash advance industry was fast growing, with new merchant cash advance providers popping up every day and fighting for market share among your...

Small Business Lending in May 2012

Earlier this week, the results of a report were published regarding the overall volume of small business lending in the United States for the month of May. The report, which published the Thomson Reuters/PayNet Small Business Lending Index, showed that small business...

Cutting Costs in Small Business

Cutting Costs in Small Business Sometimes as business owners, we need to go into "survival mode". This is especially true in the past few years. The economy has been such a nightmare and has caused a lot of stress among small business owners. As a result, many times...

Small Businesses and Tablets

There was a study done to evaluate whether or not small businesses are utilizing the benefits that are to be had when it comes to using tablets in work. The study concluded that small businesses are losing out in terms of productivity and cost savings. Less than half...

Inventory and Cashflow

Inventory and cashflow have an important relationship with each other. Inventory and cashflow are codependent upon each other. Inventory both consumes cashflow and is directly responsible for generating cashflow. But like anything else, too much or too little of one...

Ways to Use a Business Loan

Of course, people look for ways to use a business loan in a variety of different reasons. Some people use the funding to catch up on bills or pay vendors. Great business owners have more productive ideas in mind when they apply for business funding. Even if you have a...