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Your quick guide to SBA financing for preschools

Kids are counting on you—and there’s never been a better time to invest in the future. In 2016, there were approximately 8.76 million children enrolled in pre-primary schools in the U.S. And with the growing trend of two parents working full time, the need for child care and preschools is increasing at an incredible […]

5 Simple Steps To Getting Your Small Business Loan

Launching a business is exciting. But it often comes with a lot of stress, much of which can be at least partially avoided with the right preparation.

There are currently about 28.8 million small businesses operating in the U.S. And while that (and their 56.8 million employees) might seem like a large number, the fact […]

Overcoming the funding challenge for women-led businesses

Women entrepreneurs are some of the most successful (though mostly overlooked) leaders on the planet. There are more than 11.6 million woman-owned companies in the U.S., alone, where women are starting companies at 1.5 times the average rate.

Just how successful are they? Their revenue is growing fast, generating more than $1.7 trillion annually (that’s […]

The 5 things every small business needs to stay on top of

Growing a small business takes time. And, like a garden or a child, it takes quite a bit of nurturing to help it achieve its fullest potential. Whether you’re in the earliest stages of launching your goals or looking for ways to sustain your growth, there are a few vital elements you must keep […]

Your Business Launch Checklist

Small businesses are thriving in the U.S. Today, there are nearly 30 million small businesses supporting and driving our economy. With more funding than ever available, and new tax reform laws in place, small business owners are optimistic about the future.

In fact, one study projects that 12 million more small businesses will be part […]

How Small Businesses Fuel the Economy

The American Dream has long fueled the passions of many across this great nation. The idea of the bootstrapping business owner working late nights and weekends while holding down a day job, or going all in on his growing business, is inspiring to say the least. It might even pull out a little entrepreneur […]

What you need to know about the new tax plan and your small business

The new tax code has been on the minds of business owners and individuals alike over the last several months, ever since President Donald Trump announced the tax reform plan in 2017. Since then, it’s been a whirlwind of opinions, speculations and questions about what these changes would mean for American businesses.

In February, 51% […]

How assisted living facilities are fueling the economy and small business aspirations

The world is aging. That’s a fact. By 2060, about 24% of Americans will be aged 65 or older—and 70% of them will need long-term care. By 2056, there will be more people over the age of 65 than under age 18.

Improved technology and healthcare are making it an exciting time of […]