6 12-2013

Talking Access to Capital with Congress

By | 2017-09-14T11:21:17+00:00 December 6th, 2013|

Jeff Stibel, CEO and Chairman of Dun & Bradstreet Credibility Corp., testified in front of the House of Representative’s Subcommittee for Economic Growth, Tax and Capital Access to examine the post-recession state of small business in the U.S. yesterday, Dec. 5. As the nation’s leading provider of credit building and credibility solutions for small businesses, [...]

16 08-2013

Access to Capital Atlanta – A Huge Success!

By | 2017-09-14T11:21:21+00:00 August 16th, 2013|

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 [...]

21 03-2012

Where is the Demand for Access to Capital Coming From?

By | 2017-09-14T11:21:31+00:00 March 21st, 2012|

Bryan Moeller, Director of Small Business Banking at Wells Fargo, and Jeff Stibel, CEO of Dun & Bradstreet Credibility Corp., discuss how banks are currently lending to small businesses. Moeller talks about how banks have seen a decline in lending, but that more recently there has been an increase in demand for loans. When people [...]

21 03-2012

Don’t Wait to Build Those Key Relationships: Better Access to Capital Through Relationships with Bankers

By | 2017-09-14T11:21:31+00:00 March 21st, 2012|

Jeff Stibel, CEO of Dun & Bradstreet Credibility Corp., discusses the importance of transparency in relationships with your banker to increase the chance of a loan. The quantitative aspects to a loan are important, but the qualitative aspects of credibility, reputation, and trust are just, as if not even more, important at times. Business owners [...]

21 03-2012

Getting The Feedback You Need to Raise Capital: Thick Skin Needed

By | 2017-09-14T11:21:31+00:00 March 21st, 2012|

We're genuinely proud to be part of a company culture here at Dun & Bradstreet Credibility Corp. that cherishes success sprung from failure. Learning from our mistakes is an age-old adage, but CEO Jeff Stibel sweetened the proverbial pot by reiterating, I've said this before but it bears repeating: success by failure is not an oxymoron. When [...]

20 03-2012

Bank Lending and the Current Economic Climate

By | 2017-09-14T11:21:32+00:00 March 20th, 2012|

Jeff Stibel, CEO of Dun & Bradstreet Credibility Corp., explains how banks want to lend because it is what they are intended to do. Banks understand that lending to small businesses helps the economy. In fact, lending to small businesses is critical to fixing the economy. Watch Jeff Stibel explain: Interested in learning more? Check [...]