Many think that more protections for business loan borrowers are needed, but will lenders be willing to pledge compliance?
For those of you old enough to remember the great comedian Jack Benny, you may recall his long, drawn out pauses when being prompted with questions from bandits that often times concluded with a “Well…?!” from the bandit. Benny, a legendary cheapskate, quickly replies, “I’m thinking! I’m thinking!” As business owners in search of capital, […]
We are happy to wrap up another successful stop on the Access to Capital: Money to Mainstreet tour. Access to Capital was in Atlanta on August 14 with over 40 representatives from lending institutions of all types and sizes, 4 outstanding panels of expert business owners and lenders, as well as a community resource center […]
It’s that time again, the Access to Capital: Money to Mainstreet tour will be in Atlanta next Wednesday, August 14th. Access to Capital Atlanta will boast a diverse line up of experts participating in four different panels and spotlight presentations, more than 40 representatives from traditional and alternative lenders, and a Community and Business Resource […]
It is often reported that small business is the engine that drives our economy. If that’s the case, the economy is clearly not firing on all cylinders. Small business growth, creation and ownership have been a part of the American Dream since our nation’s founding, but unfortunately the health of small businesses have not kept […]
All too often at the Women’s Business Development Center (WBDC) we hear the question, “Where are the grants for women to start their businesses?” The answer: There are none. No really, there are none. If you find a grant for women starting a business, please post the information in the comments below, because in the […]