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Welcome to the Business Loans & Grants Advisor

By BobK
Published: March 3, 2009

The most common question asked by small business owners is how to get a business loan or grant from the government. In fact, one third of all visitors to Business.gov are looking for financial assistance.

The current economic conditions have changed the nature of these questions from how to get financing to start a business to how to get financing to help my business survive. In addition, the recent economic stimulus has increased the number of inquiries about financial help available to small businesses.

Business.gov has created a several guides and tools to help small business owners located information on loans, grants and other financing programs:

1. Loans and Grants Search – this tool helps small business owners find financing programs for which they might qualify.

2. Loans and Grants Guide – these resources describe available government-backed financing programs and how to obtain a loan or grant.

3. Loans and Grants Discussion Board – business owners can ask questions about government loan and grant programs by posting them to this publicly accessible message board.

This blog is intended to round out our offerings on loans and grants information by providing timely updates on new or expanding small business financing programs, the economic stimulus, and new resources and programs of interest to small business owners.

Upcoming topics that will be discussed in this blog include

  • Information on the economic stimulus
  • Truth about government grants
  • Grants and loans for child care businesses
  • Financing for women and minority owned enterprises
  • Venture capital programs
  • Energy efficiency financing and tax incentives

We welcome your suggestions for additional topics, and of course, we will continue to be inspired by your questions and feedback.

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Dear Bob The link Loans and Grants Search Has helped me alot .Thank you very much for this post . Horang wifi hotspots Message Edited by NicoleD on 09-30-2009 12:54 PM
There are different type of loan and mortgage rates.You should clear about mortgage loan types and their rates before applying.www.allfinancialservices.net
To qualify for a commercial loan, small businesses should have professionally prepared financial statements. Additionally, they should calculate their debt service coverage ratio. Calculatorplus.com provides many free online business calculators including a Commercial Loan Calculator for calculating debt service coverage ratio to determine if you may qualify for a commercial loan.Message Edited by NicoleD on 06-26-2009 01:25 PM
This conversation is going nowhere. It’s lacking the place of a good Leader to head the things to come out on conclusion.Elenora loan modificationMessage Edited by NicoleD on 09-30-2009 12:54 PM
This comment has been moved to the Loan, Grants, and Taxes discussion board.
if u need some cash advance..just go to http://cash-advance.pinurl.comyou can lend up to 1000$


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