Author: Jeff Duffrin
Date: 12/13/2017

Best Business Uses for Sweep Accounts

Not all business checking accounts pay interest on cash held in the account, yet most business owners — especially those with high deposit balances — would prefer that the money in those accounts does more than just...

Topics: General Business

Author: Mark Sterr
Date: 12/06/2017

Small Business Acquisition: Tips for Ensuring Management & Employee Continuity

Most every CEO or owner of a small business—whether a manufacturing company or a service provider—has a good idea of what they need to understand as they evaluate and consider the purchase of another company: they’ll...

Topics: Business Acquisition

Author: Robert Seal
Date: 11/29/2017

How to Value a Small Business Acquisition

There are plenty of reasons for businesses to consider acquiring another company, especially if they’re a quality competitor or a business that’s symbiotic to the existing operations. Potential benefits include...

Topics: Business Acquisition

Author: Laurie Olson
Date: 11/15/2017

Small Business Financing: Alternatives to an SBA 504 Loan

This post is a follow-up to our post, “Is an SBA 504 Loan Right for Your Business,” and discusses financing options available to small and medium-sized businesses beyond the SBA 504 loan.

Topics: Government Loan Programs/Financing Options

Author: Jeff Jagodinsky
Date: 11/07/2017

Best Financing Options for a Small Business Acquisition

This article is second in a series on small business acquisitions. In the first article, we provided an overview of key steps in the acquisition process, from pursuing the right target company to assembling the right...

Topics: Business Acquisition

Author: Laurie Olson
Date: 11/01/2017

Is an SBA 504 Loan Right for Your Business?

The Small Business Administration (SBA), in conjunction with your bank, offers a number of loan options to help start, build or grow a business. One of these is the SBA 504 program, which is used to finance fixed...

Topics: Financing, Government Loan Programs/Financing Options

Author: Jeff Jagodinsky
Date: 10/25/2017

Buying a Business — Steps to Acquiring Financing

Anyone who has started his or her own business from the ground up knows that it’s an immense amount of work...and risk. Planning, permitting, constructing, hiring, marketing, building a customer base, maintaining...

Topics: Business Acquisition

Author: Bryan Orth
Date: 10/18/2017

The Benefits of Direct Deposit — More than Just Payroll

Setting up direct deposit for your organization puts a simple process in place that transfers payroll funds electronically from your business checking account into each employee’s account at his or her own financial...

Topics: Cash Management

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