Borrowing and Loans

What Is Collateral?

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

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Need a Business Loan? Bring the Right Documents

Need a loan to finance your small business? Learn about the documentation you need to convince potential lenders to take a chance on you.

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Peer-to-Peer Lending

Find out whether a peer-to-peer lending arrangement may be right for your business. P2P lets you borrow money outside of the traditional ban

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How Leverage Affects Business Profitability

Utilize financial leverage to boost long-term profits. However, understand the increased risk exposure your company will experience.

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Microloan Financing Resources for Your Canadian Startup

Check out microloan programs in Canada. Review programs that could help your business to get startup or expansion funding.

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Questions to Ask Before Co-Signing a Loan

Protect yourself from financial trouble by asking the borrower and lender a few important questions before co-signing a loan.

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Resources to Help With Financial Statements for Business Loan Applications

Review financial statements you may need when applying for a business loan, and look at programs and services to help you create those state

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Small Business Terms: Hard Money Loans

Find out whether a hard money loan would work for you. Business owners with credit challenges may take out hard money loans to cover short-t

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