Business Finance: A Fixed-Rate Long-Term Loan? It’s Possible

by Lonnie Bass 12. August 2016
Growing businesses have long struggled to get fixed-rate financing on terms longer than five, possibly seven years. That’s changing. [More]

What's a Good Use for a HELOC?

by Nerd Wallet 8. July 2016
When you take out a home equity line of credit, you're offering your house as collateral to secure another loan. The upside: You can gain access to up to 80% of your home's value, minus your current mortgage balance and adjusted based on your creditworthiness.The downside? If you can't make your payments, you could lose where you live. Because the stakes are high, you want to make sure you use a HELOC for the right reasons. Here are a few. [More]

Why You Didn’t Get That Business Loan

by Lance Johnson 8. June 2016
Here’s why many business bank-loan applications are rejected, and what you can do to boost your own company’s chance of approval. [More]


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