Transportation Business Loans & Financing

Own a limousine business, hauling service, or medical transportation company? You may benefit from a Fora Financial transportation loan!

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What Are Transportation Business Loans?

Transportation business loans are loans that can be used for businesses in the trucking, automotive, and commercial vehicle business. These loans help fund new trucks, vans, cars, and other business vehicles. They are often used to expand fleet operations, pay for expenses, and to cover the cost of high value assets in the transportation industry.

How Transportation Business Loans Work

Transportation businesses can apply for lending to help grow your operations, expand your reach, add new employees and vehicles, and cover normal daily business expenses. There are different types of transportation business loans from revolving credit loans, to term loans that help pay for a variety of business needs.

Use Cases

How To Use a Transportation Business Loan

Transportation loans can be used for many different business expenses. They are useful not only for buying and maintaining vehicles for your limousine or hauling services, but they can also help you pay for things like rent, utilities, and marketing.

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  • Business Operations

    Getting a business off the ground means that you might need to borrow some money to pay for day-to-day operations until you start turning a profit. Transportation financing helps businesses cover these expenses. You can even use a transport loan to pay for monthly cash flow issues.

  • Equipment

    Buying trucks and vans to run a transportation company costs money. There are plenty of business loans for transportations that can help with these large expenses. Some business choose a term loan to buy the vehicle outright, other choose a lease option, and still other use multiple loans to get the best value for the equipment.

  • Staffing

    Hiring new people to grow your operations means that you need regular cash flow in your business. You can get business loans for transportation that will help you cover these costs. This can ensure that you always have money for payroll even during times of the month when you haven’t received pay for all your outstanding invoices.

Why Apply for a Transportation Business Loan?

Cover Oil Costs

Applying for transportation finance means that you’ll always have money for oil and gas costs for your vehicles.

Invest in Marketing

Gaining new customers requires a marketing plan. Transportation finance loans can give you the funding you need for these projects.

Pay for Insurance

You know how much insurance costs for your personal car, but for your business, it’s even more. Leverage transportation financing to cover these expenses.

Minimum Eligibility Requirements

Grow your transportation and trucking businesses with the right lending. When you meet these criteria, you may qualify for a transportation business loan with Fora Financial.

Minimum Requirements
Time in Business Minimum 6 Months
Business Annual Growth Revenue $180K+ Annual Revenue
Business Checking Account Yes
US Citizen/Based Company Yes
FICO Score 500+
Other Financing None
Bankruptcies None open

Better Your Business With Fora Financial

  • Afford Operational Costs

  • Purchase New Vehicles

  • Repair Broken Equipment

  • Hire More Employees

  • Pay for Insurance

  • Invest in Marketing Projects

  • Have Cash for Oil Costs

What Fora Financial customers say

"We couldn't do it without the help of Fora Financial, and the people there are just tremendous. I highly recommend the financing program to anyone that needs it.”

John Bogonis, Owner / Carlisle Bakery, Carlisle, PA

“The integrity and relationship is extremely strong, really appreciated the way Fora Financial worked with us and it was such a positive experience for my company and for myself.”

Rodney Thomas, Owner / Thomas and Herbert Consulting

"I didn't have any capital or line of credit to start with, so I applied to Fora Financial for a loan. The team was easy to work with. Fora's products can help small businesses weather ripples in the economy that might otherwise be a serious problem."

Debra Heim, Very Best Little Hairhouse, Sharon, PA

“With Fora Financial, he was able to get an approval with minimal paperwork and the financing he needed within 3 business days.”

Juan Manuel Perez, Restaurant Owner / Pita Grill, New York, NY

“The process at Fora Financial was quite transparent, you know what you were getting into, quite honest, actually very easy and as I grew and took more advances, the terms got better.”

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“There's no such thing as cut and dry any more, it doesn't work that way and Fora Financial was able to do that and they are still able to do that today. I hope we can continue this relationship for years to come.”

Russell Bobo, Owner / Bobo Engineering Incorporated

“True to their word, Fora Financial provided substantial funds that allowed us to get some very nice jobs.”

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“When Fora Financial offered the opportunity to provide us with capital, we jumped right on it. We thought it was a win-win situation. It makes sense.”

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“If it wasn't for Fora Financial I don't know if we would have made it through the summer.”

Carl Busset, Owner / The 19th Hole at the Saints, Port St Lucie, FL

"Thanks to the working capital I received from Fora Financial, I was able to retain my employees during a challenging time. Applying was easy and the turnaround time was great!"

Denise Barron, Proprietor / Growing Patch Learning Center, Pittsburgh, PA

Transportation Business Loans FAQ

Transportation businesses that need funding can apply for multiple types of transportation loans. Here are some of the options:
  • Transportation SBA Loans
  • Line of Credit for Transport Companies
  • Equipment Financing for Transportation Businesses
  • Collateral Loans
  • Equipment Leases
Submitting the application could take as little as 30 minutes if you have everything you need at hand. After the application is submitted, it could take as long as 2-3 weeks to find out what you qualify for.
No, not all transportation loans require collateral. It will depend on the type of loan and the loan terms as to whether or not the lender will require collateral. In many cases, businesses can qualify for unsecured loans to meet their transportation business loans.
Businesses in the trucking and automotive industries should consider a transportation loan when they need more cash flow, or want to pay for oil and gas, extra staffing, and more. Businesses benefit from the simple terms of many transportation loans.
Yes. Transportation loans could come in the form of a line of credit, a loan to purchase equipment, or a loan to buy property. Each of these loan types has specific requirements and qualifying factors that businesses need to meet for approval.
Yes, you’ll need to show proof of your business registration, how long you’ve been in business, and how much money your business has made in the past 6 months or more. The more data you can show, the more likely you can get a loan for your transportation business.

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