5 Strategic Ways to Use Your Small Business Capital

When you are preparing to apply for a small business loan, it is important to remember that this is your opportunity to plan ahead and dream big. As a business owner, begin to envision...

Invoice Factoring vs. Invoice Financing: Which Is a Better Choice to Grow Your Small...

To keep moving forward, your small business needs the fuel of working capital. Learning how to get working capital is important, but can prove a challenge for small business owners. You have a variety...

Small Business Financing: Why you Should Consider a Line of Credit

If you’re running a small business, you’ve got a long list of operational concerns, with cash flow at the very top. Conducting day to day operations, hiring and managing employees, maintaining inventory stock, keeping...

What Really Happens When you Default on a Small Business Loan

You had every intention of paying back that small business loan you needed when cash was tight, but now you’ve fallen behind by a payment, or maybe two. Or maybe it isn’t likely you’ll...

[Guide] Are You Ready for Your 2018 Budget?

If you haven’t already, it’s time to prep your business’ 2018 budget. While a variety of factors determine your business’ success or failure, your ability to create and stick to a budget is key...

4 Tips for When Your Business is Strapped for Cash

Running a small business can be unpredictable. Sometimes a client may be late in paying an invoice. Sometimes you hit an unexpected low season. Obviously, cash flow can be a huge problem for smaller businesses. In...

Entrepreneur Spotlight With Endless Games Co-Founder

November is Entrepreneur Month as well as the Month when we celebrate small business Saturday.  The SmallBizRising crew is featuring success stories from small business owners and entrepreneurs from around the country and in...

3 Financial and Accounting Tips for New Small Businesses

If you’re running a new business, you inevitably have a lot going on. Let’s say you’re running a home service business—you’re visiting client sites, following up on quotes, scheduling your team, and completing work....

Understanding the true costs of starting a small business

Many of us have dreamed of starting our own business...being our own boss, in control of our destiny then sailing away in that yacht once the business takes off.  When planning on launching your...