Author: Bonnie P

What Is Loan Stacking?

When you run a small business, estimating your funding needs can be a difficult task. Occasionally, you may require funds beyond your initial business loan principal. Some entrepreneurs seek additional funding from other small business […]
Improve Your Cash Flow with Stripe and OnDeck

Stripe provides a simple way to accept payments, whether you connect with customers online, in person or across the globe. Now, you can use Stripe to access even more small business tools and resources, including […]
What to Do If Your Loan Application Was Declined

Small business financing is often necessary to help grow and expand your business. If you recently applied for a small business loan but received an application decline, you may not know what to do or […]
What to Consider Before Sharing Your Data

Data security is of the utmost concern for small business owners, particularly when it comes to financial information. Though you likely protect sensitive personal details, including your Social Security number, bank account and credit card […]
How to Dispute Errors On Your Credit Report

Business and personal credit can affect your small business in several ways. Good credit can help you secure more affordable funding to help run and grow your company. On the other hand, poor credit can […]
Family Affairs

Despite what Succession and the Godfather movies have taught us, the family that works together, thrives together. From the kitchen table to the multi-generation, multi-site firm, “family businesses at their best are world-beating,” says Professor […]
Trade Negotiations

No matter what’s going on in the world politically and economically, people will always need to trade  – and the US will still rely on imports and exports to regulate the flow of commodities. In […]
Why You Should Develop a Relationship with a Lender

Although you may not have immediate plans to secure additional funding after taking out a small business loan, it’s important to consider your future financing needs. While it may seem like a good idea to […]