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What Funding Can You Get for Franchises?
By Andrew Martins | June 17, 2022

There are multiple ways to get funding for your franchise, such as borrowing from a franchisor and looking for funding from the SBA.

What Are the Downsides to Overseas Funding?
By Kiely Kuligowski | June 17, 2022

Overseas funding is a great option for businesses looking to go global, but you should be cautious.

Considering Alternative Lending? 6 Red Flags to Look For
By Nicole Fallon | May 24, 2022

Alternative lending has become a popular small business financing option, but not all nontraditional loans are good. Look for these six warning signs.

What Business Startup Costs Should You Consider?
By Kiely Kuligowski | April 14, 2022

Not budgeting enough for startup costs can cause a business to fail. Here are the most important business startup costs entrepreneurs should know about.

How to Use Angel Investor Funding for Your Business
By Rebecca Renner | April 14, 2022

If you're looking for growth capital, angel investors might be the right partners for you. Here how to find the right one for you.

What Is a Business Microloan?
By Andrew Martins | April 14, 2022

For a quick monetary boost that could help you launch your new small business, consider obtaining a microloan.

The Small Business Owner’s Guide to Getting an SBA Loan
By Matt D’Angelo | April 14, 2022

SBA loans have low rates and long terms. Learn which types of SBA loans are available and how to apply for one.

Startup Costs: How Much Cash Will You Need?
By Sammi Caramela | April 14, 2022

Before you search for funding for your business, you have to know how much you need. Here's how to know what your startup will cost you to launch.

How to Get a Bank Loan for Your Small Business
By Andrew Martins | April 14, 2022

Applying for a business loan from a bank takes multiple steps to ensure your approval. This guide will help you understand how bank business loans work.

Loan FAQs: Common Questions About Getting Business Loans
By Adam Uzialko | April 14, 2022

Business News Daily spoke with finance experts to answer these nine FAQs about small business loans.

8 Factors That Keep You From Getting a Small Business Loan
By Simone Johnson | April 14, 2022

Getting a small business loan is challenging, especially if your business is new or very small. Here are eight factors that may be blocking your funding.

How to Find Business Loans for Veterans
By Andrew Martins | April 14, 2022

Veteran business loans are available to help former service members grow their businesses. Find out if you qualify.

The Best Small Business Government Grants in 2022
By Skye Schooley | April 14, 2022

There are many government grants available for small businesses. Find out how you can use them to start or grow your business.

8 Steps to Bankroll Your Business While in Personal Debt
By Nicole Fallon | April 11, 2022

You don't have to put business ownership on hold if you carry personal debt. Learn how to take a strategic approach to bankroll your venture.

The Pros and Cons of Financing a Startup With Credit Cards
By Erica Sandberg | March 07, 2022

This guide explains the advantages and disadvantages of financing a small business with a credit card.

Shark Tank Survival: Investment Tips for Entrepreneurs
By Sean Peek | March 02, 2022

Looking for an investment? These tips should help you survive the shark tank.

Small Business Financing Options That Bypass Traditional Banks
By Sean Peek | January 03, 2022

Looking for funding? Find out how to finance your startup without a traditional bank.

10 Tips for Managing Small Business Finances
By Matt D’Angelo | December 21, 2021

Managing your finances is critical to running a successful business. Here are some tips to make sure your finances are being properly managed.

The Small Business Financing Trends of 2022
By Donna Fuscaldo | December 20, 2021

Credit card issuers and small business lenders are opening the spigot again in 2022, providing much needed funding to small businesses.

Personal Guarantees and Business Loans
By Dock David Treece | December 08, 2021

The majority of small business loans require a personal guarantee from business owners. Learn how guarantees work, the risks and the requirements.

Equity Crowdfunding: A Primer
By Adam Uzialko | December 08, 2021

Crowdfunding puts the control back in the hands of startup founders by allowing them to raise capital. Find out how to get started.

5 Tips for Negotiating a Business Loan
By Saige Driver | December 08, 2021

Negotiating a business loan could improve the terms and rates your business accepts. Here's how to negotiate a business loan successfully.

Crowdfunding for Startups: 10 Kickstarter Alternatives
By Nicole Fallon | December 08, 2021

Kickstarter isn't the only crowdfunding platform to finance a business. Here are 10 sites you can use to raise money for your startup.

What Is Peer-to-Peer (P2P) Lending?
By Jamie Johnson | December 01, 2021

P2P lending, where you borrow from individual investors, is a great option for many small businesses. If your credit is good, you can nab low rates.

First Small Business Loan? 11 Things to Consider
By Sara Angeles | December 01, 2021

Obtaining and managing a small business loan isn't easy. Here are some tips to make process smoother.

How to Secure a Business Grant
By Skye Schooley | December 01, 2021

Securing a grant for your business can be an important but difficult process. Find out what experts are saying about how to get one.

Minority Entrepreneurs Invited to Compete in ‘Million Dollar Challenge’
By Andrew Martins | November 19, 2021

Modeled after "Shark Tank," Meda's annual competition will award at least $1 million in financing to up to 20 minority-owned businesses.

What to Look for in a Bank Account for Your Small Business
By Simone R. Johnson | October 25, 2021

Searching for the right bank can be hard if you don't know what you're looking for. Click to read about business banking services you should consider.

How to Fuel Your Student-Led Startup
By Adam Uzialko | October 22, 2021

Starting a business in college can be tough, but check out these financing opportunities for students.

The Difference Between Debt and Equity Financing
By Kiely Kuligowski | October 22, 2021

Debt and equity financing are very different ways to finance your new business. Here are pros and cons for each, and how to decide which is best for you.