Why a “Small Business Borrowers Bill of Rights” Is Gaining Momentum

Many think that more protections for business loan borrowers are needed, but will lenders be willing to pledge compliance?

How much do you really know about the SBA?

The Small Business Administration can be an incredible resource for business owners, but first they need to know what the SBA has to offer. Learn the SBA’s history and what the organization does for small businesses.

Congress Authorizes Additional Lending from SBA Loan Program

Hundreds of small business loans were left pending after the SBA reached their lending authority earlier in July, but Congress has now increased the SBA’s authority through the end of the fiscal year in order to help fulfill these loans.

PCA Index Finds Optimism and Financing Success Are Up for Mid-Sized Businesses Following an Increase in Capital Access

Optimism among mid-sized businesses is at its highest level since 2012, according to the Dun & Bradstreet and Pepperdine University Q2 PCA Index findings. An increase in access to capital may be fueling the optimism and increased financing success. Read more.

Equity Crowdfunding – How to Find Investors for Your Business

Almost everyone is able to invest in startups now, so how do you navigate the overwhelming sea of investors? These tips may help you win over potential investors and get funding for your business.

New Funding Opportunity for California Small Businesses

AEO announces new funding opportunities for small business & emerging entrepreneurs in California. Learn more about the Opportunity Fund, Lending Club partnership.