Protect Your Business: 5 Different Types of Business Insurance You May Need

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With more the 30% of new businesses in the US ending in failure within their first 3 years of operating, new businesses must do everything in their power to stay afloat. One of the best defenses a new business can use to protect itself is insurance. There are all sorts of different types of...

Make Your Money Grow: 7 Smart Ways to Invest

Smart Ways to Invest
It’s discovered that more than 40 percent of Americans aren’t investing their money. While it’s clear that money doesn’t grow on trees, it can grow if you invest it in the right sectors. Even better, you may not need a lot of capital to start investing. But, educating yourself on emerging...

Construction Loans: What They Are and How They Work

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According to research by the National Association of Homebuilders (NAHB), the volume of residential construction during the second quarter of 2018 increased by 1.7 percent. It was the 21st consecutive quarter of growth in the residential housing market. You can attribute the growth of residential construction to the ease of getting credit. Residential construction...

Everything You Need to Know About Bridge Loans

What is a Bridge Loan?
Have you been searching for way to finance your next real estate venture? If you are, North Coast Financial is a leader in bridge loan financing, and with more than 37 years of experience in helping investors and private homeowners obtain loans, and they may be able to help you obtain a loan. Unlike other hard money lenders...

5 Major Accounting Issues Small Business Owners Need to Prepare For

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If you are a small business, then you might think you don't have enough time for accounting. But this is the line of thinking that will get you into trouble. Since 2006, the number of accounting mistakes in the United States has been on a downward trend. But in the past two years, that trend has...

Ditching the Debt: A Guide to Your Debt Relief Options

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The best things in life are free...but we need money to live in today’s society. Aside from those who are doing the Thoreau thing (in which case we applaud you), the rest of us need cash. Or at least credit. Unfortunately for anyone who’s taken liberties with credit, it eventually catches up to you....

Complicated Cash Flow: 5 Top Tips to Financing a Business Idea with Poor Credit

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Over its entire history, the U.S. patent office has issued more than 10 million patents, accounting for untold numbers of businesses and ventures. While one business could have a ton of ideas that lead to patents, some might have just one idea that that lead to dozens of businesses making the product. Financing a business...

When Is The Right Time For a Loan?

Right Time For a Loan
Over 8 million people in the UK today have trouble paying off their bills and household debt. That’s a startling statistic, and it should give us pause before we leap into a loan without thinking it through – but are there times when a short term loan really does make sense and can actually be beneficial?