What You Should Know About Business Loans and Prepayment Penalties

By |2019-09-03T13:00:44-06:00September 5th, 2019|Business, Financing|

For many new and small business owners, loans seem like a necessary evil. Taking on debt to get access to capital to purchase equipment, commercial property, and more can be a big burden to carry. Yet when businesses try to get out from under their debts by paying off loans early, they suddenly find themselves hit with prepayment penalties. So

Working Capital Solutions for Startups

By |2019-08-26T12:29:06-06:00August 29th, 2019|Business, Financing|

Startups are seeing tremendous growth, and new entrepreneurs are emerging every day with innovative products and services for niche markets. However, finding reliable funding or a good source of working capital can be challenging. Fortunately, there are robust working capital solutions available for startups so they can grow successfully and get the funding they need. Unsecured Lines of Credit for

Tips for Office Professionalism That Stick

By |2019-06-23T15:09:11-06:00July 25th, 2019|Business, Workplace Culture|

Workplace professionalism is a process that has to be cultivated over time, and each workplace has to decide what constitutes the right level of professionalism for its office workers. Below are described three tips which can help you establish the right level of professionalism in your workplace. Co-Workers Are Not Family It might seem cute or warm to describe co-workers

How Does Your Office Challenge Your Productivity?

By |2019-06-23T15:08:34-06:00July 18th, 2019|Business, Workplace Culture|

Productivity is important for your business, and there are lots of factors that contribute to your team members' productivity. Along with communication and clear expectations, the environment of the office can have an impact on how well your staff is able to meet expectations and complete their tasks on time. Here are three environmental factors you should think about when

Avoid the Most Common Mistakes in Business

By |2019-06-23T15:09:38-06:00July 11th, 2019|Business, Leadership|

There are some very common mistakes which many businesses fall prey to, and which end up costing them enormous amounts of time and resources. If you can avoid these mistakes, or if you can become adept at overcoming mistakes in business, you'll be much further ahead, and you'll probably become successful much more quickly. Inadequate Business Plans Having an inadequate

Getting the Right Line of Credit for Your Business

By |2019-06-23T15:05:53-06:00July 3rd, 2019|Business, Financing|

Whether you are an individual seeking a personal loan or a business seeking a business credit line, it's important to know what your options are so you can make the right choices. There are lots of options available for credit, with each option requiring different application factors and having different eligibility requirements. Before picking a specific financial institution or type

Preparing for the Incoming Generation in the Workplace

By |2019-06-23T15:07:02-06:00June 27th, 2019|Business, Workplace Culture|

The newest generation of workers does not remember a time where there were no cellphones and there was no Internet. By the year 2021, Generation Z workers will be making up approximately 20% of the workforce, and they will be seeking stability and a secure place of employment. In order to attract this generation of workers, you may need to

6 Tips for Business When You Feel Lost

By |2019-06-19T17:55:13-06:00June 21st, 2019|Business, Leadership|

When it seems like you've lost your way in the business world, and you're in danger of falling behind competitors. There are some business tips you can make use of to help get re-established, and back on track. Research Your Market It's always worth the time to conduct some market research and to understand your target audience's true needs and

How Indirect Lending Helps Small Businesses

By |2019-06-17T11:32:51-06:00June 20th, 2019|Business, Financing, Money Management|

Starting your own business is as exciting as it is terrifying. Assuming you’ve found a market niche and a way to provide value to it through an innovative product or high-quality service, you more than likely need some form of capital to start up. Still, you might be unproven -- there’s no angel investors in your future, no few minutes

8 Benefits of Indirect Lending

By |2019-06-17T11:32:35-06:00June 18th, 2019|Business, Financing|

Whether you’re an RV, auto, or boat dealer, a credit union or bank, or just need help to provide more loan options than you can on your own, indirect lending can help bolster your business in a plethora of ways. While this list isn’t exhaustive, these are a few benefits of indirect lending you can enjoy by working with a