Access to Capital Announces NYC Event

Over 200 people have already registered for the next Access to Capital: Money to Mainstreet event! The one-day conference is the last stop on the tour for 2014 and is taking place in New York City on November 12. A panel of lending experts will discuss traditional and alternative lending options, and there will be spotlight presentations on equity, crowdfunding and business credit. Small […]

You May Still Qualify: Applying for a Microloan

Speaking to a lender for the first time can be a harrowing experience.  The future of your business may be riding on the interaction and you may have concerns about qualifying for the loan if your business is new or if you don’t have all the necessary paperwork the lender is asking for. However, for […]

Watch and Learn: View Panel and Spotlight Presentations from Access to Capital Seattle

Access to Capital Seattle was a huge success. Our business funding panels were packed with invaluable information for small business owners that we hope will guide them through whatever stage of business they’re in—from startup to growth. Please check out these full version panel videos and share them with friends, colleagues, or anyone who could benefit from them. […]

Access to Capital Seattle Wrap-Up

Access to Capital Seattle was similar to our other events: hundreds of small business and startup owners attended, there were four informative panels of experts, and over forty representatives from local and national lenders. Though the décor and programming was the same as Los Angeles, Chicago, and Atlanta, there was one welcome addition to our […]

Another Risk in Taking Out Multiple Loans – Liens

The owner of a rapidly growing company recently ran into unexpected road blocks when he tried to borrow money to finance his business’s expansion, not because the lender doubted his ability to pay, but because the previous loans the owner had taken meant that the new lender would not be first in line to get […]

SpringStar Inc.: From Bankruptcy to Success

In 1998 Michael Banfield launched his company, SpringStar Inc., and introduced non-toxic, environmentally safe pest control products to the Seattle region.  SpringStar positioned themselves as an alternative for many harmful pesticides, and developed a complete line of products for the home and garden.  The Company quickly extended sales to a national and then an international […]