On Small Business: lending

Posted at 07:30 AM ET, 01/18/2013

Small business advice: Five things to work on if your company’s loan application is denied

Credit denied? Here are the five areas where your company likely failed to impress the bank.

By Mary Ellen Biery  |  07:30 AM ET, 01/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  small business, loans, economy, lending, banking

Posted at 10:15 AM ET, 11/01/2012

Small business lending sinks to lowest level of 2012

More companies are falling behind on their loan payments even as the Federal Reserve tries to make it easier for them to borrow.

By J.D. Harrison  |  10:15 AM ET, 11/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  small business, lending, borrowing, election, economy

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 04/18/2012

Franchise lending shortfall robbing the nation of jobs, economic output

The gap between the amount of loans franchise owners will seek and the amount they’ll actually receive this year will cost the economy an estimated 94,000 jobs and $12.9 billion.

By J.D. Harrison  |  06:00 AM ET, 04/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  small business, franchise, lending