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financing
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4 Types of Interim Financing While You Wait for SBA Assistance

Congress has passed the CARES Act, which includes more than $367 billion in loans for small business owners through Small Business Administration lending programs. These loans come in the form of: Economic Injury Disaster Loans of up to $2 million SBA 7(a) loans for 2.5 times the previous 12 month’s average monthly payroll (up to $10...
business credit cards
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Entrepreneurs Share 7 Smart Ways They Use Business Credit Cards

A business credit card can be much more than a convenient way to pay for purchases. These cards can also provide lucrative rewards, superior fraud protection, and can smooth out cash flow. According to the Federal Reserve’s 2019 Small Business Credit Survey, 52 percent of firms with 1 to 499 employees use credit cards on...
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Can You Get a Business Loan with Bad Credit?

Let’s say you’ve identified an opportunity for your business. It might be a bulk deal on inventory, a necessary equipment upgrade, or a great space for a second location. There’s just one problem: You don’t have the cash available to take advantage, and you have bad credit. But is all hope lost? The short answer...
MALM Life and Health Insurance Agency
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How This Entrepreneur Used Credit Cards to Grow Her Business

Lorena Tomasini, together with her mother, owns MALM Life and Health Insurance Agency, a business based in Miami. Tomasini works with families and small business owners, helping them navigate life and health insurance. “We’re brokers that represent different insurance companies. Depending on what the clients are looking for, we find the best fit for them,”...
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The 5 Best Ways to Fund Your Startup This Year

While it would be cool to pitch for investment on "Shark Tank," not everybody can, or needs to. So don’t worry if you don’t get the chance. The vast majority of startups get their initial capital through other means. If you plan to launch your business this year, know that more options exist than ever...
merchant services
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8 Common Misconceptions About Merchant Services

If you already accept credit cards, are looking to switch merchant services providers or want to begin the process of accepting credit cards, it's important to know exactly what you are getting out of a merchant services provider. There are a number of providers that want to assistt their clients and help them accept credit cards the best way...