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Sep 2013

Getting a Restaurant Loan with AmeriMerchant

As a restaurant owner it’s important to always have a revolving door of money running through your business. Whether it’s for acquiring supplies, payroll issues or hiring new employees, every restaurant is at some point in the mix for financing. In years past, small business owners were generally reliant on banks for financing, but those …

Aug 2013

Increase Your Small Business Capital with these Marketing Tips for ISOs

Being an ISO, you’re often in direct competition with other companies selling similar products, and it’s up to you to make sure your business is standing out among others. As an ISO, how are you supposed to go about a successful marketing strategy and increase your small business capital? The answer is simple yet challenging: …

Jul 2013

Social Media Tips and Small Business Funding Solutions for Your Retail Store

Are you trying to ring in customers and drive traffic to your social media locations this summer? While running a retail store, the summer can be full of opportunities and sometimes, a new lead or sale is just a strategic social media post away. But how can retail store owners like you leverage your company …

Jun 2013

Let Freedom Ring: Fourth of July Weekend Advice for Restaurant Owners

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Apr 2013

SBA Struggles to Get Banks to Provide Smaller Loans

The SBA is struggling to encourage banks to make small business loans of less than $150,000. The New York Times is reporting that the federal government will attempt to waive their fees for banks that supply smaller loans. It’s their latest effort to incentivize banks to focus on the small local businesses that drive the …

Apr 2013

Franchise Financing To Rise but Demand for Business Loans Still Not Met

Relative to other small business sectors, franchises have had a much less difficult time securing business loans since the recession. Historically, franchise financing has been seen as a secure investment for lenders and financing companies because of their structure, stability and scalable models. Access to financing has always been essential to the growth of the …

Apr 2013

Why Are Loan Approvals Lagging for Women-Owned Businesses?

Women business owners are making their mark in the small business world. In fact, they’ve been starting businesses at a higher rate than men over the past 20 years according to  Forbes. Let’s also not forget that for the past 4 years, the Small Business Administration (SBA) was run by Karen Mills, a successful female …

Mar 2013

How Landscaping and Construction Businesses Can Maximize the Peak Season

As the weather gradually improves across the country, a number of businesses will come out of hibernation and dive headfirst into their peak seasons. Landscaping businesses and outdoor construction businesses in particular take advantage of the milder conditions in the spring, summer and fall to take on as many contracts as possible. As a business …

Mar 2013

AmeriMerchant Announces Our Office Expansion

AmeriMerchant is growing. In fact, since our small business loan product has taken off and our merchant cash advance continues to offer a viable alternative to bank loans, we’ve outgrown our office space. We just officially announced our expansion into a new corporate headquarters and along with it, a significant increase in the size of …