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Whether you are starting a new business or buying an existing one, small businesses need money. Use these resources to learn how to best leverage your options for business financing.

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How Are Most Small Businesses Financed?

How Are Most Small Businesses Financed?

Outside funding can give your small business the boost it needs to grow and thrive. With that said, finding the best funding option will depend on several factors, including why you need the capital, when you need it, and your business’s overall qualifications. Here...

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Equity vs. Debt Financing – Know the difference

Equity vs. Debt Financing – Know the difference

Here at IBC we get a lot of questions about different types of financing and there are many ways to get financed. Here are two of the financing sources and the pros and cons with each.   Equity Financing Equity financing is the process of raising...

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Don’t Let Your Loan Application Kill Your Dreams.

Don’t Let Your Loan Application Kill Your Dreams.

There is nothing worse than a great business idea that dies on the table because of a mistake on a loan application.  We have seen this many times.  The reality is that dreams take money and raising capital often comes down to how you present your...

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