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October 31, 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.October 30, 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.October 29, 2014How To Get Financing To Buy A Business With Weak Credit
A would be entrepreneur with an imperfect credit history can get financing to buy a business. The strategy is to show considerable strength in other areas important to a creditor and select the right financial institution.October 26, 2014Get Help Buying A Business From The Right Professionals
The growing number of out-of-work Americans who wonder if they should get help buying a business will be happy to know there are professionals to provide useful advice. But learn the difference between the helpful professionals and those who advertise services, but have little of value to offer.October 25, 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.