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8 Reasons NEVER to Use Your 401K to Get a Small Business Loan

If you’re considering using your 401K funds to get a small business loan, or fund your business goals in any way – DON’T. This is a dangerous trend that is robbing new and established business owners from their retirement…for no good reason. Why Trade 401K Funds for Business Loans? Why, indeed. Entire businesses are beingRead More

3 Ways to Pay Business Taxes When You Don’t Have the Cash

If you owe more in business taxes on March 15 than you thought, but don’t have the cash to pay them off, you’re not alone. It happens to all business owners at some point. Calm down, cool off, and take a look at your list of options below. 3 Ways to Pay Business Taxes WhenRead More

How Credit Repair Services Can Save You Thousands

For quite some time, companies that offered credit repair services had a blemished reputation. In the past, they were known for charging exorbitant fees and providing little assistance to consumers. In many cases, clients were in a worse financial situation after working with the credit repair service they initially hired. In 1996, new federal regulationsRead More

SBA Shutdown Raises Demand for Revolving Credit Lines

With the government shutdown still in effect (the longest in US history), millions of businesses that need SBA funding to grow are left waiting for their doors to reopen. Fortunately, business owners are quickly realizing that they don’t have to, with a variety of financing options still available that are highly-effective in providing the cashRead More

Fixed vs. Variable Rate Business Loans: Which is Right for You?

Deciding between whether it’s best to use fixed or variable rate business loans can get really frustrating, really fast. At least, that’s what most lenders with crumby financing products would have you believe. The truth is, choosing the right interest rate plan to suit your business needs – while paying the lowest amounts on interest possibleRead More

New Exoskeleton Gives Construction Workers Super-Human Strength

Later this year, Sarcos Robotics will release the Guardian XO: an exoskeleton robot suit designed to give construction workers superhuman strength. Not unlike something from the pages of an Iron Man comic, this latest advancement in construction technology will be used to easily lift materials far beyond the limits of human strength, as well as improve workerRead More

The Seven Deadly Sins of SBA Loan Applicants

There’s seven deadly SBA mistakes that land small business owners in hot water during and after the funding process. Learn how to avoid them to get the funding you need through a faster, easier and smoother process. The Seven Deadly Sins of SBA Loans Is your obsession with SBA loans clouding your judgement? Most small businessRead More

Government Shutdown Closes SBA, Millions of Small Businesses Affected

The government shutdown closed the Small Business Administration (SBA) in Washington DC, affecting millions of small business owners throughout the nation. 1/14/2019 UPDATE: Government Shutdown Now the Longest in American History The government has now been closed for 23 days, breaking the 21-day record set in 1995 by during Bill Clinton’s administration, making the currentRead More

Small Business Optimism Continues to Drop in 2019

According to the National Federation of Independent Business’s (NFIB) monthly Optimism Index, small business optimism is on the downwards spiral in 2019. But that doesn’t mean many of the nation’s leading economists and small business CEO’s don’t expect to see continued growth in the new year. So – what does that tell you? Let’s breakRead More

How to Cure Your Financial Hangover from Holiday Retail

It’s been a week since New Years, and the pang of nausea still visits every morning to you wake up. As it turns out, the financial hangovers that retailers suffer post-holidays are screamingly similar to physical ones. Headache. Upset stomach. General anxiety. Maybe a hint of depression. The vague feeling that you made a terribleRead More

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