15 01-2015

Accion Texas Changes Name to Reflect New Growth and Mission

By | 2015-01-15T11:30:35+00:00 January 15th, 2015|

Accion Texas has changed its name to LiftFund in order to reflect the company's growth and new reach. In 1994, the company made loans of around $25,000 to small businesses in Texas. Now, the company makes loans up to $250,000 and works with the Small Business Administration to make loans up to $5.5 million. It has [...]

4 02-2013

New Ways to Access Capital in 2013

By | 2017-09-14T11:21:24+00:00 February 4th, 2013|

Entrepreneurs and small business owners trying to obtain a conventional loan from a bank can find the process arduous, if not nearly impossible. It’s no secret: banks have become more restricting when it comes to lending after enduring huge losses from the economic downturn of recent years.   Consequently, obtaining a conventional loan is not [...]