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SBA Loan Rates on the rise in 2017

[fa icon="calendar'] Apr 7, 2017 8:26:00 AM / by Molly Klein posted in Small Business Loans, sba

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In the March 2017 issue of Franchising World Magazine, Dallas Kerley, Benetrends Financial Chief Development Officer authored an article titled Issues Impacting Small Business Funding in 2017”.

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Is An SBA Loan The Right Option To Fund Your Business?

[fa icon="calendar'] Jun 13, 2016 12:00:00 AM / by Benetrends posted in Small Business Loans, small business funding, sba

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As you begin your journey to own a small business and finally realize your dreams of entrepreneurship, the effort to secure funding for your start­up may seem daunting. While the thought of finally getting your business up and running is exciting, the time and energy that goes into knowing how to fund your business is enough to leave the most passionate entrepreneur a little shaky.

But, your excitement doesn’t need to wane during this process.

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SBA Annual Lending Cap Increased by Congress - Shutdown Crisis Over

[fa icon="calendar'] Aug 13, 2015 12:00:00 AM / by Benetrends posted in governmental regulations, Small Business Loans, small business funding, sba

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A big sigh of relief is in order for entrepreneurs now that the SBA Shutdown Crisis of 2015 is over and lending can resume for the SBA’s flagship 7(a) program. As of July 27, 2015, Congress has officially raised the lending cap for the program by $4.75 Billion, to $23.5 Billion. This follows a suspension on July 22 when the SBA announced it reached its 2015 Loan Guarantee Program limit of $18.75 billion two months short of the governments fiscal year end (September 30).

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Great News for Veterans: SBA Extends Fee Relief for Business Loans

[fa icon="calendar'] Apr 30, 2015 12:00:00 AM / by Benetrends posted in Small Business Loans, sba, veteran business funding, military

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How will the Government Shutdown Affect SBA Loans?

[fa icon="calendar'] Dec 26, 2014 12:00:00 AM / by Benetrends posted in governmental regulations, Small Business Loans, small business funding, sba

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How Will The Government Shutdown Affect SBA Loans?



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Unlock The Necessary Funds Required For An SBA Loan

[fa icon="calendar'] Jan 12, 2014 12:00:00 AM / by Benetrends posted in Small Business Loans, small business funding, sba

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One of the most popular questions we are asked by entrepreneurs interested in getting an SBA loan is, "What are my options for securing the money needed for an SBA loan?"

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5 Tips To Improve Your Credit Score Now For Better Business Loans

[fa icon="calendar'] Jan 12, 2014 12:00:00 AM / by Benetrends posted in Credit scores, Small Business Loans, sba, sba loan rates

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Credit scores, including credit history, are one of the primary factors in obtaining the best SBA loan offers and terms. Every small business can benefit from tips to improve credit scores.

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The Small Loan Advantage Program

[fa icon="calendar'] Jan 12, 2014 12:00:00 AM / by Benetrends posted in Small Business Loans, small business funding, sba

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 The SLA program is a delivery vehicle for SBA guaranteed term loans. In June 2012, the SBA revised portions of the SLA program making the application process even easier, expanding the number of qualified lenders and increasing the loan cap from $250,000 to $350,000. Pre-screening tools and streamlined documentation enable lenders to offer faster and more cost-effective SBA 7(a) loans to business borrowers.

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SBA Loans Decreasing AND Increasing?

[fa icon="calendar'] Jan 12, 2014 12:00:00 AM / by Benetrends posted in Small Business Loans, small business funding, sba

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According to recent statistics, the Small Business Administration (SBA) approved $28.6 billion in loans this year. While that number might sound staggering to some, it's actually $1 billion less than the previous year, and the third straight year of decline.

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