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Webinar Series: How to Prepare to Access Capital for Your Small Business

By ngoriel, SBA Official
Published: April 11, 2014 Updated: April 15, 2014

Access to capital is the number one concern for entrepreneurs and small business owners. However, as an entrepreneur or small business owner, are you prepared to access capital for your business? SBA and Dun & Bradstreet Credibility Corp. have teamed up for a webinar series this month to help entrepreneurs and small business owners learn how to build business credit and prepare for a business loan. This webinar series is free, but registration is required.

5 Steps to Building Business Credit [SOLD OUT]  

A recording of this webinar will be available on SBA's YouTube channel.

April 22 | 2:00-3:00 pm EDT


In this webinar, 20 +year business credit veteran Amber Colley shares real life business success stories and failures as a result of the care of or the lack of attention to establishing, monitoring and building strong business credit.   Learn the basics of business credit and the different ways it can impact a company’s ability to manage cash flow, access funding, become a successful supplier, win a contract and more. 


  • Why you should care about business credit?
  • Who are we? 
  • Understand how business credit works.
  • Concrete steps you can take to improve your business credit.


Access to Capital: Preparing to Meet Your Lender [SOLD OUT]  

A recording of this webinar will be available on SBA's YouTube channel.

April 30 | 2:00-3:00 pm EDT


Do you think a bank loan will help you grow your business?  Do you know what it takes to get that loan?  Have you considered alternative lending options?  How about equity options? For many, the journey to access capital for a startup or growing business can feel like a daunting excursion into the unknown. The good news is that there are plenty of organizations in your area that have the resources and assistance to help you prepare.  In this webinar, learn about the resources available in your area that provide business and technical assistance, and how to prepare for your journey to access capital. 


  • What are the lending options available to business owners in today’s climate?
  • How do business owners who successfully get loans prepare before meeting a lender?
  • What are the Federal resources available to help you get further educated on your options? 

About the Author:

Natale Goriel

SBA Official

Hi, my name is Natale and I'm serving as a Moderator for the SBA Community. Our goal is to continually improve this site to meet your needs, so we appreciate your feedback and participation.


Great article. When is the next event?
Is there a way to get notified of these before they get booked?
such a nice idea to make a webminars. can i join for this too? any information regarding to this news?
we also need something on venture capital funding

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