Author: Ian Varley
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Understanding Credit Risk

Now more than ever, it is so important that you increase your working capital in order to protect your business. A recession and global pandemic means that every business is shaken up. It is definitely possible that some of your customers will be unable to pay…

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The Difference between Recourse and Non-Recourse Factoring

Cash flow issues affect nearly every small business. To address them, there are numerous small business tools that allow for the influx of capital to cover the cash crunch, but don’t saddle the business with debt. One such tool is factoring. Within factoring, there are Recourse…

What to Do if You Cannot Repay a PPP Loan?

The Paycheck Protection Program is aimed at keeping small businesses and nonprofits afloat during harsh economic times caused by COVID-19. The main selling point of this program is that the loan is up to 100% forgivable. The downsides, however, is that many business owners will have…

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What Is the Current State of Trucking?

It’s not much of a surprise that as businesses reopen nationally, some trucking sectors are showing signs of improvement as well. Restaurants and hospitality industries were hit the hardest by COVID-19, but as they reopen, freight sectors are seeing more volume as well. Produce hauling has…

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Immediate Business Financing

I won’t list off all the reasons you may be in need of immediate business financing. There are plenty. There are also plenty of risks to avoid when searching for immediate financing. Typically, your cost of financing will increase for faster approvals. You see this with…

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Business Credit and How to Get Funding

Invoice factoring and the amount available for funding relies on your company’s sales rather than the time you have been in business, personal credit score, or business credit score. Only 46% of businesses received the full amount of financing sought according to the 2017 Small Business…

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How to Find a Long-Term Business Financing Strategy

When you run your own business, it’s crucial to keep the future in mind. You will need tools like cash flow forecasts and financial statements in order to monitor the financial health of your business. There are third party services you can use like an accounting…

Everything You Need to Know About Small Business Invoicing

Invoicing is a subject that every business knows about or should know about. In this episode of #TheMoneyFactor I discuss invoicing basics from creating to sending to following up. My guest on this episode is my Head of Operations at Eagle, Angela Reece. As an invoicing factoring…

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What Happens if You Breach Your Banking Covenants?

You may remember the covenants you signed up for along with your bank loan or line of credit. They are the guidelines or what you do or don’t do in order to maintain good status on your loan, and they are created based on the financials…

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Planning to Restart Your Business After COVID-19

Whether you have closed your business temporarily during the COVID-19 shutdown or whether you have still been operating at a reduced capacity, you have to plan to restart your business after COVID-19. Financing and managing your receivables will be key components of your plan to resume…