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Any business owner with capital needs has likely had the unenviable task of approaching a bank to inquire about a loan. What makes this process so unpleasant? The mountain of paperwork, repeated conversations, and seemingly unnecessary documentation the bank requests only to deliver a non-committal...

The State of Fix-and-Flip According the National Association of Realtors, 2016, 2017, and 2018 represent the lowest inventory levels of existing homes since 2009. In many markets, that tight inventory has resulted in competition amongst buyers, driving up prices and strengthening the terms sellers can...

According to the Wall Street Journal (https://www.wsj.com/articles/main-street-banks-new-lending-rivals-hedge-funds-and-private-equity-1526734800), as business are continuing to move away from traditional bank financing in favor of alternative capital sources provided by private lenders. REITs, hedge funds, private equity firms, and other alternative lenders are taking material market share away from...

With April upon us, many small business owners are thinking about their taxes. While it is tempting to push through tax season and get back to focusing on one’s primary business, it is prudent to consider how the IRS and local taxing authorities can drastically...