2015 PCA Index Q4 Study Indicates Small Business Owners Are Optimistic

Once a quarter, Pepperdine University’s Graziadio School of Business and Management and Dun & Bradstreet poll small and medium-sized businesses across the nation to learn more about those companies growth and access to capital. Overall, the Q4 2015 PCA Index findings revealed that although small businesses are optimistic, bank loan approvals remain low and personal asset use […]

4 Credit & Financing Decisions You’ll be Happy You Made

Here are four credit and financing decisions you might want to consider as you’re starting your business. Creating a plan can help ensure that you’re setting your business up for success.

Meet Off3r, the U.K. Matchmaking App for Business

This mobile app may be changing the way new businesses find funding, and vice versa. Learn more about Off3r, the mobile matchmaking app for business.

The Pros and Cons of Family-Funding a Business

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.

Accion Can Help Businesses Create ‘Good, Quality Jobs’

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.

Texas Small Business Loan Approval Rate Skyrockets Compared to Q2 2015, According to PCA Index

Check out our infographic detailing Texas small business loan growth in Q3 and more. Report from Pepperdine University and Dun & Bradstreet.