Lender Reviews

BlueVine Review
BlueVine

September 30, 2018

Business success is the focus at BlueVine. Established in 2013, this alternative lender is on a “mission is to help business owners succeed and thrive by making sure...

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Bank of Cardiff Review
Bank of Cardiff

September 15, 2018

Despite its name, Bank of Cardiff isn’t an actual bank; it’s an alternative lender based in San Diego, California with a regional office in Orange County. This small company is...

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Central Diligence Group Review
Central Diligence Group

September 1, 2018

Established in 2015, Central Diligence Group provides MCA loans to small businesses in need of fast cash to cover a variety of expenses. A small team with over 40 years of collective experience...

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Cresthill Capital Review
Cresthill Capital

August 20, 2018

Advertising fast turnaround times and few limitations, Cresthill Capital specializes in short-term merchant cash advance (MCA) funding. This company was founded in 2015...

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The Business Backer Review
The Business Backer

August 10, 2018

Established in 2007 and currently headquartered in Montgomery, Ohio, The Business Backer offers “customized funding solutions” to small- and medium-sized businesses in all 50 U.S. states...

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Idea Financial Review
Idea Financial

August 1, 2018

Idea Financial brands itself as “a digital lending company committed to providing customer-centric and efficient lending solutions” in a market where many alternative lenders are charging high fees...

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Quarterspot Review
Quarterspot

July 15, 2018

QuarterSpot is best for small businesses in need of short-term working capital loans but without good enough credit to qualify for funding from a bank...

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Pearl Capital Review
Pearl Capital

July 1, 2018

Businesses dealing with financial difficulties preventing them from obtaining traditional loans are the target market for Pearl Capital. By providing fast cash to high-risk borrowers across industries...

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Knight Capital Review
Knight Capital

June 15, 2018

Knight Capital caters to businesses with growth potential and seeks to provide funding to those unable to obtain bank loans or in need of fast cash...

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Principis Capital Review
Principis Capital

June 1, 2018

Founded in 2008, Principis Capital positions itself as a provider of "alternative financial services" for small businesses. By providing merchant cash advance (MCA) loans...

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Yellowstone Capital Review
Yellowstone Capital

May 15, 2018

Founded in 2009, Yellowstone Capital claims to be one of the oldest providers of merchant cash advances (MCAs) in the industry. The company operates both as a direct lender and in partnership...

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Rapid Advance Review
Rapid Advance

May 1, 2018

RapidAdvance is a fast-cash loan company offering multiple financing options. Established in 2005, RapidAdvance focuses on working with entrepreneurs across industries and states the company is "committed to success"...

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BFS Capital Review
BFS Capital

April 15, 2018

Created when its parent company, Business Financial Services, consolidated its partners Premium Capital Group, GBR Funding and Entrust Merchant Solutions in 2015, BFS Capital now provides fast-cash loans to companies across the U.S. and Canada. ...

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Strategic Funding Review
Strategic Funding

April 1, 2018

Strategic Funding was founded in 2006 as a provider of flexible financial products and solutions designed to offer much-needed working capital to small businesses. ...

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LoanBuilder Review
LoanBuilder

March 15, 2018

LoanBuilder sets itself apart from other short-term lenders by providing an online "Configurator" for merchants interested in obtaining funding...

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Kings Cash Group Review
Kings Cash Group

March 1, 2018

Kings Cash Group is one of the many alternative lenders offering “fast-cash” loans to small businesses. In contrast to others in the industry, the company provides only one type of funding in the form of a merchant cash advance (MCA). ...

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CAN Capital Review
CAN Capital

February 27, 2018

CAN Capital began operating in 1998. Ever since, they've been helping small businesses get the working capital they need to move forward. They work to continually improve the financial services they offer to merchants in a wide variety of industries....

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Everest Business Funding Review
Everest Business Funding

February 26, 2018

Everest Business Funding was launched in 2013, and is headquartered in Doral, Florida. There's no information available about how large the company is, how many customers they serve, or the total amount of loans they've provided....

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Forward Financing Review
Forward Financing

February 14, 2018

Forward Financing is a fintech company focused on helping and empowering small business clients. Founded in 2012, and based in Boston, Massachusetts...

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Ascentium Capital Review
Ascentium Capital

February 8, 2018

Ascentium Capital LLC is a leading provider of equipment and technology financing solutions. They offer financing and leasing for manufacturers, distributors, resellers, and franchise organizations...

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Snap Advances Review
Snap Advances

February 8, 2018

Snap Advances LLC is an actual direct lender, and not just a loan broker. One of their core values is serving the small business community, a sector that has been virtually abandoned by 96% of the traditional banking industry...

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Libertas Funding Review
Libertas Funding

January 29, 2018

Libertas Funding is a short-term "fast cash" loan provider offering "transparent, simple and flexible" financial products to small businesses. Founded in 2016, Libertas is still a new player on the scene. According to its Facebook page, the lender's "primary principle is integrity," and it takes a client-focused approach to provide superior service...

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Marlin Finance Review
Marlin Finance

January 26, 2018

Marlin Finance began operations in 1997, and is a direct lender. Since that time, they've provided more than $5 billion in financing to over 300,000 business customers nationwide. They currently have relationships with more than 25,000 equipment dealers...

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OnDeck Review
OnDeck

January 16, 2018

Based in New York City, OnDeck Capital is dedicated to providing working capital loans to small businesses. Since its founding in 2007, the company has made more than $8 billion in loans to more than 80,000 small businesses, in over 700 industries across the US...

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Financing your Auto Repair Business

Financing your Auto Repair Business

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The auto repair business is going through a very good period at the moment. In fact, the car repair industry in the US is estimated at $86 billion and is predicted to continue to achieve growth over the next few years...

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Financing for Vending and Arcade Machines

Financing for Vending and Arcade Machines

August 15, 2018 by Sarah Pritzker
Vending machines and amusements arcades are big business in the US today, averaging $7 billion a year. Whether you’re looking for a side job to bring in some extra income, or want to add canteen vending for the benefit of your employees, vending and...

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The Keys to Success as a Fabricator

The Keys to Success as a Fabricator

June 21, 2018 by Kristen Hicks
While the most important component to being a good fabricator is being good at cutting and installing stone, skill at your trade alone is not enough. To make a living doing what you're good at, you have to be able to manage the business side of things as well...

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