Blog posts tagged with "Business Finances"

6 Ways Your Business Can Save Money on Cyber Monday

November 15, 2018
Over the past few years, Cyber Monday has taken the country by storm, with consumers spending $6.6 billion in 2017. In fact, RetailDive has reported that more people are projected to shop on Cyber Monday this year than Black Friday.

Pros and Cons of Bootstrapping Your New Business

November 14, 2018
“It takes money to make money” is one of the oldest clichés in the business world, but it’s true that most startups require funding to get off the ground. Luckily, there’s currently no shortage of funds, as $84.2 billion of venture capital was poured into startups last year.

National Fraud Awareness Week: How to Keep Your Business Safe

November 12, 2018
Did you know that it’s National Fraud Awareness Week? Due to this, you should consider how fraud could impact your business. Sadly, occupational fraud costs businesses $652 billion dollars per year, and your small business could be losing two percent or more of its annual revenues from fraudulent attacks.

Review: Delta SkyMiles Business Credit Cards

November 07, 2018
Delta Airlines consistently ranks among the best American airlines, offering great service, on-time arrivals, and an extensive route network. They also offer well-regarded Gold, Platinum, and Reserve Delta SkyMiles Business Credit Cards that offer numerous benefits, such as frequent flyer perks.

Should Your Business Consider Purchase Order Financing?

November 07, 2018
Steady cash flow is a great asset to any business, but as an entrepreneur, you know that the process of getting repaid by customers is often anything but smooth. Sometimes, orders don’t come in a timely manner; they either slowly trickle in or get placed all at once. Plus, if you have a lot of orders to fill, you’ll need to pay a lot of money upfront to your suppliers. For new businesses, this can present numerous problems.

Pros and Cons of SBA Disaster Loans

November 06, 2018
Following a disaster — once you’ve ensured that everyone’s safe — the first thing your mind turns to is how much you’re going to have to pay to put the pieces back together.

6 Tips for Using a Loan for Your House-Flipping Business

October 31, 2018
Flipping homes as part of a real estate investment business can allow you to make a lot of money in short amount of time if you know the tricks of the trade. If you don’t invest in the right areas, flipping houses can become an expensive venture that isn’t worth your time or resources. That’s where a business loan comes into play! In this post, we’ll provide six examples of ways that you can use a business loan to grow your house-flipping business into a lucrative company!

Is an SBA Loan Right for Your Franchise Business?

October 30, 2018
Currently, there are an estimated 750,000 franchise establishments operating in the United States, and this number is only expected to grow. With a proper understanding of business operations and the ability to invest in an underserved market, the franchise industry is one that can be incredibly lucrative.

Pros and Cons of a Revolving Line of Credit

October 29, 2018
Applying for a revolving line of credit can be a great way to receive financing for your business. Typically, these funds are used to afford fluctuations in operational expenses. Due to the short-term and flexible nature of this type of financing, it can be a great tool for your overall financial strategy. Still, it isn’t right for all businesses, which is why we’ll explore the pros and cons of this product. By the end of this post, you should be able to determine if it’s the right financing option for your company.

Review: Barclays Business Credit Card Options

October 25, 2018
When used responsibly, business credit cards can be a great tool for managing short-term cash flow issues. Yet, with so many options, potential rewards, fees, and other important factors, it’s easy to get overwhelmed in your search for the right card.