Turning to friends and family for startup funding is a time-honored tradition, but, like any source of capital, it has its advantages and potential drawbacks.
According to a new study by FIELD at the Aspen Institute, employees of microbusinesses that have received an Accion loan value their flexible and fulfilling new jobs.
Check out our infographic detailing Texas small business loan growth in Q3 and more. Report from Pepperdine University and Dun & Bradstreet.
Check out our infographic detailing anticipated Florida small business loan growth in Q3 and more. Report from Pepperdine University and Dun & Bradstreet.
Almost half of the California small businesses surveyed in the PCA Index that applied for a loan in Q3 2015 were successful. The businesses surveyed were more successful at getting a bank loan than other businesses surveyed nationwide and more successful than in Q2 2015.
Despite high levels of optimism, New York small business loans didn't meet business owners' demands, and were awarded far below the national average. See the New York Q3 2015 Pepperdine Private Capital Access findings to learn more.
The State of Small Business Loans Nationwide Remains Elusive, Despite Increased Optimism from Business Owners, According to the Q3 2015 PCA Index
Q3 2015 Pepperdine Private Capital Access Index results show that while business owners are increasingly optimistic about growth, bank loans are still awarded well below demand.
Find out how you can learn about funding your women-owned business at the 2015 EWC conference!
Many think that more protections for business loan borrowers are needed, but will lenders be willing to pledge compliance?
The Small Business Administration can be an incredible resource for business owners, but first they need to know what the SBA has to offer. Learn the SBA's history and what the organization does for small businesses.