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Frequently Asked Questions about Small Business Finance

This document sketches the ecosystem or life-cycle of small business financing.  The FAQ format allows users to browse through topics and learn about specific issues.  The financial needs of small businesses, which include start-ups, in sectors such as information technology, service, retail, and manufacturing differ. The answers provided represent averages or totals that can be used as figures and trends for differing types of firms.   

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