Georgia 10- Florida 14
Banking | Financing

Georgia 10- Florida 14

This is actually NOT a SEC football score between the Dawgs and the Gators, but rather the frenzy of bank mergers that were announced during 2018, and we still have 2 weeks to go! This week alone, Fidelity Bank, First Landmark Bank, and Calumet Bank announced they had been acquired by larger banks.  So what…

How to Talk to Your Banker
Banking | Financing

How to Talk to Your Banker

You may have discovered that bankers unintentionally speak a language that business owners have a hard time understanding. I call it BankSpeak. Bankers use terms like liquidity, leverage, profitability, working capital, cash flow, EBITDA and sometimes don’t explain the context or the calculations behind these terms and how they might impact your business positively or…

Financing

5 Things to Know Before You Borrow

A very successful business owner and mentor of mine used to say, “The path of least resistance is what makes men and rivers crooked.” In your business, the path of least resistance is using a credit card or some other form of borrowing. Before you know it, the amount of debt has piled up, the…

Financing

4 Must Haves to Get a Loan From Your Bank

Securing financing for your business can be challenging.  Whether you’re borrowing money for the first time to start your business or you’re looking for a loan to grow, the lending criteria banks use can be rigorous.  It’s important to know what are the must haves that a bank is looking for to approve your loan….

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