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A look at our various posts about industry financing as well as specialty finance.

Retail Loans – What You Need to Know

Retail loans can sometimes seem a confusing topic to business owners. With so many options available and nuanced language muddying the water, it can be tricky to fully understand these types of loan. Are retail loans the type of funding available from main street...

Equipment Leasing Guide – What You Need to Know

Equipment leasing is an increasingly popular way to fund new machinery. It allows your business to stay up-to-date with the latest technology without tying up capital for several years. Leasing is also a practical option if you aren’t able to afford an outright...

Short Term Business Loans

Short-term business loans are a practical solution for smaller purchases or ones that you can pay off quickly. When most people consider business financing they automatically think of long-term loans from the Small Business Administration or other traditional...

Unsecured Business Loans

Unsecured business loans can seem like a low-risk funding option for owners. You don’t need to put up collateral as a form of security which can make this choice more accessible for a wider range of people. If you don’t own any assets, then unsecured business loans...

Social Media Tips for Retail Businesses

Social media for businesses is more than seeing how many likes or followers you can get. It’s about joining quality conversations within relevant online communities. As a retail business owner, it’s important for you to understand what needs to be done behind the...

How to Motivate Your Millennial Employees

Kids these days. With their Instagram and their Snapchat and their Dick Tracy Apple watches. Who understands them anymore? You offer them a raise, and they turn it down to work from home. You give them a great review, and they ask why you didn’t say anything sooner....

Giving Effective Business Presentations

Remember the worst class you ever had? It probably included a teacher who talked with about as much inflection as a buzz saw, went on forever, and never gave you any information you’d remember once the bell rang. Now imagine he was trying to sell you something....