5 Ways to Help Secure Alternative Financing for Your Small Business

Does the thought of applying for a traditional small business loan make you break out in a cold sweat? If you’re like a lot of small business owners, a traditional loan simply isn’t a possibility. Your business might not generate the kind of cash flow traditional lenders want to see before offering a loan. You […]

How to Help Prepare Your Business for Alternative Lending

Are you a small business owner who needs a loan? Alternative lending is an option that could help finance your business, and there are steps you can take to help prepare your business for funding.

Think Your Business is Unbankable? Join our Expert Panel to explore Alternative Financing Options!

We’re hosting a Google+ Hangout on Feb. 18 with USA Today’s Steve Strauss and a panel of experts. RSVP to watch the Hangout live.

Accion Texas Changes Name to Reflect New Growth and Mission

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 […]