Note of Caution to Small Business Owners on Business Loan Scams

Entrepreneurs and small business owners in need of working capital are targets for unscrupulous criminals acting as lenders, loan brokers, or small business financial assistance advisors both in the U.S. and abroad. Their primary goal is to steal personal financial information, like social security numbers and bank information, or press businesses for upfront cash in exchange for some illusory promise that is never fulfilled. Review these 5 helpful tips to make sure you don't fall for one of these scams.

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You got funded! 5 things to do first with your merchant cash advance

Congratulations! You just got funded with a merchant cash advance. Now it's time to put that cash to work for your small business. Having cash in hand will certainly help make structural changes, win new customers, and grow your small business. That's why it's so important to stick with your business plan. To apply the cash you now have in hand to the project you needed it for in the first place.

Here are 5 things you can do today.

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