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November 23, 2014Warning: Loan To Buy A Small Business Might Not Come Through If Workers Aren’t Employees
The application for a loan to buy a business might get rejected if the lender does not approve of the way the workers in that business are compensated. Buyers need to be cautioned about this potential problem if an interesting business opportunity uses workers listed as independent contractors.November 22, 2014Financing Business Purchase Opportunities
Three means (raising money with a home equity line of credit, SBA 7(a) and 504 loan programs, & seller financing) of financing business purchase opportunities have remained popular over the years. But the financial crisis of 2008 has impacted the frequency with which they are used.November 21, 2014Business Purchase Financing Up 60 Percent This Year
The number of business purchase loans funded this year exceeds last year’s rate by a whopping 60%. The cash, provided by both SBA-affiliated and non-SBA financial institutions, is used to help make down payments and fund working capital by entrepreneurs buying small and mid-sized businesses.November 20, 2014SBA's Lesser-known Business Acquisition Loan Rules
As knowledgeable business acquisition loan specialists can tell you, anyone seeking funding help from an SBA-backed lender may be surprised to learn about some of the agency’s SOPs (Standard Operating Procedures). The borrower should be informed about the "fine print" so he knows what to expect when signing the loan papers.November 17, 2014What Are The Best Business Purchase Loans to Get?
A business or franchise buyer evaluating business purchase loans to determine where to get the funds to buy a small company is advised to consider her needs and match them with the most appropriate lender or financial institution. Here are three guidelines to help make that selection.