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How to Pick the Right Small Business Loan

In 2017 if your small business needs a loan it can be difficult to find the right lender, whether to apply to a traditional bank or an alternative finance lender, and the particular type of loan to submit an application. I have researched the business credit market and spoken with many small business financing experts, and written this guide to help you secure a business … [Read more...] about How to Pick the Right Small Business Loan

Online Security MUSTS for Small Business

Cyber security is on everybody’s minds these days after the many recent hacks security breaches in the news. It seems every week we hear about more businesses databases and sensitive customer information stolen. The damages can escalate into the millions. No matter whether you are in one of the fastest growing industries to start a business or a mom and pop store in a small … [Read more...] about Online Security MUSTS for Small Business

Peer to Peer Lending: Right for Your Small Business?

You have launched your startup business, and sales are great – BUT now you need more working capital to buy supplies to manufacture more widgets. You’ve heard of alternative lending solutions like Peer to Peer lending, also called P2P. You may be wondering if are they right, and safe, for your new company? Unlike traditional bank loans, which can take seemingly forever to … [Read more...] about Peer to Peer Lending: Right for Your Small Business?

Sell Your Creations Online: Open an Etsy Shop

Love shopping on Etsy? If you are creative, why not open your own Etsy shop? Start your own business online in 2017! You can make money online using your creative talents and create a home-based business.   Etsy.com is one of the largest online marketplaces on the globe selling unique and handcrafted items. You have the opportunity to open an online store ,  your … [Read more...] about Sell Your Creations Online: Open an Etsy Shop

How to Find a Business Partner

Got business ideas and ready to start a business, here's how to find a good partner. What do William Proctor and James Gamble and Orville and Wilber Wright have in common? Answer: They are successful business partnerships that built the famous companies and products we know of today. Having a business partner is not essential to your startup's success. However, you may … [Read more...] about How to Find a Business Partner