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Three Major Challenges Your Growing Business Faces

As the owner or executive of a growing business, you will be challenged to navigate a competitive environment.  Here, we describe three major challenges you[...]
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Disaster loans

Remaining Agile and Thriving During Economic Volatility | LQD Business Finance

Keeping a business afloat during the best of times may feel like a straightforward task. Keeping that same business afloat during an economic slowdown could be challenging.
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Protect Your Business Through the Pandemic Webinar Recap

With a lot of information surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, there is limited information and resources provided to small businesses on how to navigate through the tough times and come out on top. CEO, George Souri, covers a vast majority of these topics in great detail.
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Consumer Durables Manufacturing

How to Get Working Capital for Consumer Durables Manufacturing

The consumer durables industry has been recording steady growth over the past few years, presenting numerous opportunities for manufacturers. However, to stay on top of[...]
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m&a

What You Need to Know About Applying For a Business Acquisition Loan to Scale Your Enterprise

A business acquisition loan can further grow your enterprise or facilitate the acquisition of an already existing business. Obtaining an acquisition loan can be challenging and oftentimes comes with convoluted prerequisites.
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industrial loan

What You Need to Know About Getting Commercial Loans in the Industrial Goods Industry

Funding is a key component for any business, especially for the commercial and industrial goods sectors that bear the cost of widespread production of goods.[...]
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retail loan

What You Need to Know About Getting Working Capital Loans for a Retail Business

Retail business is one of the most demanding sectors, given its close contact with consumers and their ever-changing preferences. Maintaining a satisfied customer base requires[...]
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manufacturing funding

4 Things to Know When Applying for a Business Loan for a Manufacturing Company

Sustaining a manufacturing company can come at a high cost. Learn what things you should know before getting a manufacturing loan for your business.
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Debt Consolidation

Understanding the Pros and Cons of Business Debt Consolidation

Loans are a necessary tool for every business and are often a wise investment for companies seeking to take advantage of one-off opportunities. But after[...]
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PPP Loan Forgiveness

Paycheck Protection Program Loan Resources

The year 2020 has brought with it its share of unforgettable events, top of which includes the COVID-19 pandemic that has led to massive economic[...]
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Accounts Receivable Financing Vs. Contract Financing: Which One Best Serves Your Business Needs?

Most business owners give up when they fail to secure a traditional bank loan. More so when they can’t succeed with other funding options- investors,[...]
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Purchase Financing

5 Ways Purchase Order Financing Can Fuel Growth for Your Business

Cash flow challenges to fill large orders are an everyday occurrence for most businesses, whether you are a startup or an industry giant. The reality[...]
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Equipment Financing

How to Leverage Equipment Financing to Scale Your Business Operations

When it comes to purchasing or maintaining hard assets, equipment financing is the go-to approach for most businesses, including start-ups, and medium-sized businesses. According to[...]
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small business funding

5 Ways Small Business Funding Can Help Take Your Business to the Next Level

The purpose of small business funding is to elevate your brand and grow your business, but how well this purpose is achieved depends on how you use the money. You should, ideally, make investments that bring back the highest value for every dollar spent.
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working capital

Working Capital Loan vs. Purchase Order Financing: Which Business Loan Solution to Choose

Working Capital Loan and Purchase Order financing can both give your business the kind of capital flexibility it needs. However, they are two different financing options. LQD Business Finance experts will help break down both the similarities and differences to help you make an...
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Navigating COVID-19: A Guide for Small and Medium Sized Business Owners

This article offers an overview of what small business owners need to be considering and how to go about forming a strategic navigation plan. We have also included a planning and tracking tool to help small businesses better plan their cash flow.
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factoring

Invoice Factoring: How it Works and When it is a Good Idea

While invoice factoring can be an option for your small business if you meet the requirements stipulated by the factoring agreement, it bears many limitations. LQD offers some of the best alternatives to invoice factoring, including flexible business loans of up to $10.0M...
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Small Business

Supporting Small Businesses During the Outbreak

Remember, when you support small businesses, you are doing more than just buying a product or using a service – you are actively helping your community. You support local entrepreneurs and their employees. Revenues from sales taxes help fund vital civic services like the...
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Paycheck Protection Program

Get the FAQ’s on the Paycheck Protection Program

The PPP authorizes up to $349 billion in forgivable loans to small businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic to pay their employees, rent and mortgage, utility costs and employee benefits over an 8-week period and payments will be deferred for 6 months. Here are some of the key...
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Compliance

Remaining Compliant While Working from Home

As more and more individuals are working from home in an effort to “flatten the curve” on the spread of COVID-19, companies are faced with deploying or implementing and deploying, their Business Continuity Plans (BCPs). The goal of a BCP should be that the business and staff...
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Cash Flow

Managing Cash Flows During the Coronavirus Crisis

Managing Cash flow is about planning, analyzing, and awareness. Creating very detailed cash forecasts is one of the best investments your small business can make towards growing profitably. Creating the forecast will require you to think about historical performance,...
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SBA Programs

What SBA Relief Program Is Best For Your Business?

The Small Business Association (SBA) has deployed four major funding programs as part of the CARES Act available to businesses to support businesses nationwide with various resources depending on what hardships are faced during the COVID-19 crisis.  All the programs are...
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PayPal Business Loan vs LQD Business Finance Solutions

By relying on cutting edge technology and automation, online lenders have streamlined loan application processes and removed the hurdles involved when applying for loans, especially for low and middle-market businesses. LQD Business Finance brings transformative changes to how...
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