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The Small Business Owner’s Guide to Personal Credit

As a small business owner, it pays to understand the basics of your personal credit report and score, the actions that make your score rise or fall, and the tools that can help you build your credit. If you’re seeking a business loan, a lender’s decision will be strongly influenced by your personal credit and your willingness to personally guarantee the loan. Credit represents your ability to borrow money with the promise to pay it back. Financial institutions are not the only [...]

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Small Business Funding: How to Improve Your Credit Score as a Business Owne

Your credit score is an important factor for lenders gauging the likelihood of repayment. Learn how to build and maintain a positive credit score.

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EGF Advisor Top Picks: Business and Personal Credit Resources

Do you know what goes into your credit score? Learn the basics of credit and how to improve to increase opportunity for loans.

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improve credit remove a federal tax lien

Need a fresh start on your credit report? If tax liens are holding your small business back from receiving funding, the IRS may be able to help.

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debt coverage ratio calculation and guidance

Your business debt is a big responsibility. Learn to calculate your debt coverage ratio and determine if you're ready for a loan.

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