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Posts Written by Phil Rinaldi

About Phil Rinaldi

Phil joined the National Advisor as a guest author to contribute finance, marketing, and tech news. With a background in Business and Marketing, he provides insights into current trends, tech, and marketing strategies.

6 Tips to Make Sure Your Deal Closes in Final Underwriting

Operating a business isn’t easy– it takes a vision of success, the right team, and a continued thirst for growth. And at some point, all businesses require funding to shape these dreams into a reality.  Pre-approval for financing is a great indicator that you’ll be able to get the funding you need. Even if you’reRead More

5 Easy Ways to Check Your Business Credit Score [Step-By-Step]

Not knowing your business credit score can hold you back. The National Small Business Administration (NSBA) Small Business Access to Capital Study shows business credit is the reason behind 20% of small business loan denials. That means one-fifth of all small business owners are denied the funds they need to purchase equipment, hire employees, investRead More

How to Get Funding for Your Startup Business in 2020

The new year gets the wheels of your entrepreneurial mind turning with fresh, exciting business opportunities. Startup funding can transform these ideas into viable realities. But the question of how to get money for a business startup isn’t always easy to answer. You have to know where to look, and prepare to do the footworkRead More

How Business Loans & Innovative Tech Can Reinvent Manufacturing Success

The fourth industrial revolution is underway, but we’re well beyond steam engines: it’s all about tech.  Innovative manufacturing technology is completely transforming production, maintenance, supply chain management, field service and even employee training.  Dubbed Industry 4.0, this new wave of interconnectivity and information isn’t something your business can afford to miss.  Introducing Game-Changing New ManufacturingRead More

Liquor Store Business Loans: Get in the Spirit By Raising the Holiday Bar

The holidays are coming, and if you own a wine or liquor store, you have a huge opportunity to cater to the holiday spirit with liquor store business loans. According to Nielsen, 2016 wine sales between Christmas, New Years and Thanksgiving reached a whopping $1,898,520,975. Liquor sales during the same time were at $1,607,804,171. InRead More

12 Improvements to Make for Your Employee Handbook In 2020

Your company has key policies that keep it running smoothly, and you need a simple way to communicate them without confusion. Your employee handbook brings all the details together in one place! Whether it’s a digital file or physical document, this is a great resource anyone with questions can refer to.  But you can’t justRead More

PayPal Drops Out of Libra. Should You Accept Cryptocurrency as Payment?

This post was updated on October 11th to include information about eBay, Stripe, Mastercard, and Visa withdrawing from Libra, Facebook’s own unique cryptocurrency, following PayPal’s withdrawal last week. Breaking: eBay, Stripe, Mastercard, and Visa recently announced that they are withdrawing from Facebook’s cryptocurrency project, Libra. PayPal, one of the FinTech companies that had pledged toRead More

Supply Chain Management Software: How You Can Change the Game

Supply chains are detailed, complex, and – if you don’t have the right tools to help you understand what’s going on every step of the way – baffling. Most small businesses don’t have the time or resources to manage their entire supply chains single-handedly.Trying to do so can create a significant potential for error andRead More

Get Back to the Future with Revolutionary Construction Tech

New trends in construction technology are changing the way contractors approach building projects. According to industry predictions, the majority of building and construction processes will rely on automation by 2050 thanks to emerging innovations. This isn’t science fiction. It’s the reality of where construction tech is headed, and it could have a big impact onRead More

A Business Owner’s Guide to Using Google Docs and Google Drive [2019]

How to Upload Files to Google Drive, Add Footnotes in Google Docs, Keep All of Your Digital Files Safe, and More! Google has staked its claim in the Silicon Valley, but it’s also dominating the Cloud. And thankfully, we’re not talking about a shiny new fleet of drones patrolling the skies. Cloud-based storage has changedRead More

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