Alternative Lending: Small Market, Big Impact

Applying for a business loan has long been a daunting task for business owners. What once took hours of paperwork and months of back and forth for a...


August 30, 2016

Online Lending Associations Strive for Consumer Protections

Alternative lending arose from the financial crisis of 2008, in part, as a solution for business owners that were constantly getting turned down for...


June 30, 2016

Top 5 Reasons Why ‘The Customer Is Always Right’ Is Wrong

The phrase “The customer is always right” was originally coined in 1909 by Harry Gordon Selfridge, the founder of Selfridge’s department store in...


June 08, 2016

Three Ways Entrepreneurship Can Save the Economy

Depending on whom you ask, the U.S. economy is “stuck in second gear,” already in another massive recession or—according to Warren Buffett—doing just...


May 27, 2016

Success Stories of Alternative Business Lending: School of the Immaculata

We think it’s important to give business owners a voice. Here is the story of John Giotis, Headmaster of the School of the Immaculata.


April 18, 2016

5 Common Ways Your Business is Losing Money

If you’re running a business that’s barely breaking even or losing money, something needs to change before you find yourself closed for business.


April 14, 2016

A Business Loan That’s Fast and Efficient

This post originally appeared on Huffington Post.


April 01, 2016

Let’s Help Close The Entrepreneur Earnings Gender Gap

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March 10, 2016

Millennials Help Transform the Banking Industry

As recently as 3-4 years ago, small business owners were advised to cultivate longstanding relationships with a single bank. The idea was that the...


December 07, 2015