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Four Business Credit Scores Entrepreneurs Should Know About

Your business needs credit, just like a person does, in order to stretch your budget and take advantage of opportunities as they arise, without having to wait for payments and profits. And, just like an individual, your business has a credit score. This score helps vendors, lenders, and suppliers de …

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Four Tips on how to fund your business with bad credit

Starting a new business for some entrepreneurs can be hard when times are rough, especially for business owners looking to get their business off the ground. But it can be even tougher for business with bad credit. Business owners with bad credit have credit score somewhere between 300 and 629, havi …

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Credit lines versus business loans… how to know which option works best for you

Credit lines? Business loans? It can surely get confusing when you’re looking to finance your business. Both financing methods are used to help with cash flow problems. Both can help you take advantage of opportunities to purchase less expensive equipment or land, keep inventory in stock, or even to …

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Business Credit Scoring 101… How the Business Reporting Agencies rate your Business

So, what affects business credit score? And how is business credit score calculated? The answers may surprise you, but the first thing you will need to know is where to establish business credit. Because any discussion of business credit scoring goes hand in hand with getting business credit in the …

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Business Credit Reports 101

When most of us think of business credit reports, we probably think of a lot of numbers and painfully large and dull words. We may be wondering: where is business credit reported? And: what affects business credit score? Not to worry. Here’s what you need to know. Nothing happens without a DUNS numb …

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7 Reasons you should establish your Business Credit

Whether you have a new small business, or you are now involved because you bought one or have suddenly become an owner or a manager, here are 7 reasons why you should establish your business credit. 1.Separate your business credit from personal Even if you are a sole proprietor (let’s say you sell s …

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10 Factors You Need to Know Which Affect Your D&B Report

D & B Reports Your D & B Report (also known as your (Dun & Bradstreet Report) is one of the first things a business will look at when deciding whether to do so business with you at all. Dun & Bradstreet is a business services giant, and they offer database-generated reports to their …

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5 Business Credit Scores that Entrepreneurs should know about

There are 5 business credit scores that entrepreneurs should know about. Keeping your credit scores high is vital, so be sure you don’t miss one of these. It pays to know the answer than just asking where business credit is reported. 1.Dun & Bradstreet’s PAYDEX A PAYDEX Score works as Dun & …

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Top 7 Ways to Separate your Personal and Business Credit

It is a responsible question to ask: how can I separate my personal credit from my business’s credit? It is particularly important when you are a sole proprietor, or you’re just getting started, or both. So here is a countdown of the top seven ways to separate your business and personal credit and k …

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5 Things you should know about Building Corporate Credit but were afraid to ask

Building corporate credit means your company gets opportunities you never thought you would. You can bid on real estate, get new equipment, and cover payroll, even when times are a little tight. This is particularly useful in seasonal businesses, where you can go for months with only minimal sales. …

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5 Business Calculators You Should Be Using Now

As a business owner, you have math flying at you all the time. But business calculators make that so much easier. These business calculators are all free and none of them use Adobe Flash (which is going out of style in web development these days). Some, however, do require JavaScript, so be sure to …

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5 Easy Ways to Manage Your Business Credit Profile

As a business owner, managing your business credit profile can be hard to maintain with the everyday nuances of running a business. But it’s important that your business stays up-to-date on what’s happening with the financial status, corporate filings and any additional records that may be associate …

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4 Things to Avoid When Choosing Your Business Entity

Starting a new business venture is exciting, but dealing with all the nuances of setting up the legal structure for your business can seem daunting. For most entrepreneurs, avoiding the process altogether is typical, or casually asking a friend for advice on legal matters is another approach that’s …

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3 Ways to Repair Your Business Credit

Is your business credit score nothing to write home about? Was it good once but now, not so much? Here are three easy and effective ways to repair your business credit and get back on track. 1 – Make Sure Your Credit Scores Are Accurate Perhaps the easiest way to fix your business’s credit is to ass …

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7 Easy Steps to Building Corporate Credit

Do you know where to establish business credit, and how? Building and improving your corporate credit isn’t so hard. And once you understand what is considered a good business credit score, then you can work toward making your company’s credit score the best it can be. 1.     Get a Dun & Bradstr …

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August 18, 2017

Four Business Credit Scores Entrepreneurs Should Know About

Your business needs credit, just like a person does, in order to stretch your budget and take advantage of opportunities as they arise, without having to wait for payments and profits. And, just like an individual, your business has a credit score. This score helps vendors, lenders, and suppliers decide […] Read More
August 17, 2017

Four Tips on how to fund your business with bad credit

Starting a new business for some entrepreneurs can be hard when times are rough, especially for business owners looking to get their business off the ground. But it can be even tougher for business with bad credit. Business owners with bad credit have credit score somewhere between 300 and 629, […] Read More
August 16, 2017

Credit lines versus business loans… how to know which option works best for you

Credit lines? Business loans? It can surely get confusing when you’re looking to finance your business. Both financing methods are used to help with cash flow problems. Both can help you take advantage of opportunities to purchase less expensive equipment or land, keep inventory in stock, or even to make […] Read More
August 15, 2017

Business Credit Scoring 101… How the Business Reporting Agencies rate your Business

So, what affects business credit score? And how is business credit score calculated? The answers may surprise you, but the first thing you will need to know is where to establish business credit. Because any discussion of business credit scoring goes hand in hand with getting business credit in the […] Read More