Top 5 EGF Business Resource Articles of 2018

Top 5 EGF Business Resource Articles of 2018

With the New Year right around the corner, it's time to start planning for the year ahead. To help you plan and continue down the road to success in 2019, we’ve rounded up our top five business resource articles from 2018.

With these articles, you will learn our best tips and advice on how to boost your working capital, manage your cash flow, improve your credit score, prepare a winning loan application, and avoid common financial challenges.

Up Your Small Business Working Capital Game

Working capital is essential for a successful small business game plan. To help you “up your working capital game” in 2019, we’ve outlined four easy steps you can take to assess how much working capital your business needs for the year ahead.

Cash Flow: What It Is and Why It Rules Small Business Lending

Whether you plan to obtain small business funding or just want to better manage your business in 2019, cash flow is critical. Proper cash flow management can help you secure financing and ensure the future financial success and growth of your business. In this article, we share our tips to help you better calculate and manage your cash flow.

Business Credit Scores: What They Are and How to Improve Yours

Business credit scores are vital to a business’s health and success. Good business credit scores can help you access the financing you need to start, support and grow your business. In this comprehensive guide, we’ve highlighted six steps you can take to build or improve your business credit score in 2019.

Insider Tips: What Lenders Want to See in Your Business Plan

In order to maximize profits in 2019, many small business owners will need funding and the question of when and how to apply for loans are two that many small business owners ask. In this article, we’ve outline steps to help you prepare an application, so that you can increase your approval odds and get the financing you need to start the New Year off with a bang.

Small Business Growing Pains: Common Financial Challenges

As you work toward your 2019 business goals, it's important to remember that periods of growth can also bring new challenges. To ensure that you're best prepared for any challenges that arise in 2019, we're sharing advice on how to plan for and overcome five common financial challenges. Follow our steps today to lay a solid foundation for business success in the upcoming year.