Finance > Financing & Credit | Business solutions from AllBusiness.com
Facebook Twitter Google+ You Tube RSS Feed

Newsletter SignUp

Get your business loan online with confidence.Thousands of businesses have received loans to date. Get started now!

Financing & Credit

Build business credit, shop for loans, manage credit cards, protect your credit rating, explore alternative financing, and avoid business-credit risks.

Today's Must Read
Republican-Elephant
Filed In: Government and Industries
What's ahead and how can you position your company for a Republican congress and house of representative, and a Democratic executive office?
Experts
credit score
Filed In: Financing & Credit and Finance
Here are four surprising ways that business owners change when they know their business's credit scores.
Experts
funding
Filed In: Financing & Credit and Finance
The new crop of "alternative lenders" that have popped up to fill the void left by banks offer an option to small businesses with bad credit.
Experts
Leaping woman
Filed In: Mobility and Technology
Devices that allow customers to swipe credit cards used to be reserved for small vendors, but today mobile payment systems are being used by all businesses.
Experts
credit card payment
Filed In: Finance
Credit cards are a convenient and safe form of payment that allows a small business to close a deal immediately. Here are four things to look for in a credit card processing service.
Experts
crowdfunding
If traditional bank loans and venture capital aren't up your alley when it comes to financing your small business, consider crowdfunding. Here's why this form of funding might be a great option.
Experts
businessman and dollar sign
Filed In: Financing & Credit and Finance
Just because big banks aren't lending to small businesses doesn't mean you don't have options. Find out how to get funding without the bank's help here.
Experts
Venture fund
Filed In: Financing & Credit and Finance
Venture capital funding is not right for every kind of business. If you decide to approach a VC, get the basics right before making first contact.
Experts
business-stress
Filed In: Business Planning and Finance
As a venture capital and angel investor who has heard many pitches, I've compiled a list of mistakes and things to avoid if you're an entrepreneur seeking angel or venture financing.
Experts
stressed out man reading unpaid bills
Filed In: Personal Finance and Finance
By state and federal law, you have the right to object to credit card billing errors. Learn the steps you should take to contest questionable charges on your account.
Experts
Pay by credit card
Filed In: Financing & Credit and Finance
The reality is that few, if any, small businesses can survive without utilizing some form of credit. Here's why you should be using your small business credit card more.
Experts
choosing-a-credit-card
Filed In: Financing & Credit and Finance
There are often misconceptions when it comes to building credit and improving a credit score. This is why seeking resources online or offline is important.
Experts
bank-loan
Filed In: Financing & Credit and Finance
Both big and small banks are approving a higher percentage of loan applications than at any time since the Great Recession. Here's why this is good news for small business owners and the...
Experts
loan
Filed In: Franchising
When you are looking for the funds to buy a franchise business, there are many avenues to explore. Franchise expert Jerry Pollio explains some of the most common.
Experts
Credit card payment machine
Filed In: Finance
Credit card processing shouldn't be one size fits all. Here are 6 mistakes the credit card processing system makes with small businesses.
Experts
business credit card
Filed In: Financing & Credit and Finance
One way to simplify spending for your company is to open a business credit account. Here are some tips on why and how to get business credit.
Experts
accomplished looking businessman
Filed In: Financing & Credit and Finance
The majority of small business owners rely solely on their personal creditworthiness to secure financing for their business. Here are key reasons to start building a creditworthy company for 2014.
Experts
bank meeting
Filed In: Financing & Credit and Finance
Trying to build business credit with bad personal credit? Learn how to acquire financing for your start-up or existing business regardless of bad credit.
Experts
credit card transaction
Filed In: Finance
Looking for the best merchant services? Learn how to determine which merchant provider supplies the best services at the lowest cost.
Experts
shark fin
Filed In: Financing & Credit and Finance
Merchant cash advances have become a way for retail stores and restaurants to borrow cash; however, interest rates charged make the "loan sharks" in the mob movies look like reasonable businessmen.
Experts

Most Recent From our Experts

AllBusiness Experts
;
Close

Real Business Owners, Real Business Advice!

Sign up for practical, real-world solutions from successful business owners delivered to your inbox each Saturday morning. FREE.