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Your Business Credit Score Is Important. Video Interview with Intuit Executive.

More than half of small businesses have not built a credit score. And that can be a major problem when those businesses seek out financing to grow their business. Small Business Trends recently sat down with Rania Succar, head of QuickBooks Capital, to discuss the importance of business credit scores and planning ahead for financing your small business’s growth. Watch the...

Is There Hope for Small Businesses after Bankruptcy

Is There Hope for Small Businesses after Bankruptcy

Filing for bankruptcy might seem like the end of the world, but it doesn’t have to be. Many small business owners manage to bounce back and rebuild their dream with a bit of help. However, that isn't to say that it will be easy (otherwise everyone would be doing it). The biggest challenge you will...

Why the FICO Liquid Score Should Be Something on Your Radar

Why the FICO Liquid Score Should Be Something on Your Radar

If you don’t know what a FICO Liquid Credit Score is, you aren’t alone. Of all the measurements out there for business and personal creditworthiness, this one may be the most unfamiliar to business owners. But even though this number is not new, it has been gaining traction among lenders ever since the SBA...

5 Things You Need to Know Before You Look For Small Business Funding

5 Things You Need to Know Before You Look For Small Business Funding This is the year: You’ve decided that 2015 will be a breakout year for your small business. Your local economy looks good, and interest in your products or services is rising. You know that you’re going to need some additional financing to...

How to Maintain a Strong Business Credit Score

How To Maintain a Strong Business Credit Score When you’re hustling to build your business, you know it’s crucial to have a good personal credit score. But did you know that your business also has a credit score, and that its strength or weakness can affect your ability to get financing, get credit from suppliers...