Borrowing and Loans

What Is Collateral?

Review the definition of collateral, and compare loans with collateral to loans without collateral.

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What Is the Prime Rate?

Learn about the prime rate, and review how this rate may affect variable interest loans. Compare the prime rate to the overnight rate.

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Common Sources for Business Loans

Identify some of the most common loan source for small businesses, and compare them to determine which offers the best fit for your business

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Is a Working Capital Loan the Right Step to Take for Your Small Business?

Need a boost to your working capital? Check out the pros and cons of working capital loans. Decide if this type of funding is right for you.

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What Is a Debt Management Plan?

Learn how to use a debt management plan to get out of debt. You can consolidate your debts with the help of a credit counsellor.

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Implications of Rising Interest Rates

Understand how Bank of Canada's tighter monetary policy can lead to rising interest rates, the implications, and how a business can prepare

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What to Do if You Get Turned Down by the Canada Small Business Financing Program

Consider several great financing options for your small business if it's turned down by the Canada Small Business Financing Program.

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3 Advantages of Working With Alternative Lenders

Consider three advantages that borrowing capital from alternative lenders may offer your small business.

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