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how does factoring work

December 31, 2018

How Does Factoring Work?

If you’re a business owner, you’re likely familiar with a variety of funding options—loans, borrowing, investing, credit, and grants. All these have positives and negatives, depending on your company’s specific needs. Factoring is another excellent option for businesses of all sizes in a variety of industries. Many companies find the downsides are very few compared to other funding sources. But how does factoring work?

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2019 and beyond

December 28, 2018

To 2019 and Beyond!

As we embark on the New Year, I thought it might be a good idea to step back and quickly assess our successes and challenges and make some New Year’s resolutions for our specialized financial services firm.

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accounts receivable funding companies

December 5, 2018

What Are Accounts Receivable Funding Companies?

When you’re managing your own small business, it seems there is no end to the amounts of expenses it requires. You know the phrase, “you have to spend money to make money,” but man! Sometimes it feels like there isn’t an end in sight. How do you get funding to take your company to the next step? You’ve heard of lenders and investors, but what about accounts receivable funding companies? They could be your business’s best option to take itself to the next level.

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factoring loan

December 5, 2018

How a Factoring Loan is NOT a Loan

Are you searching for a factoring loan? We can help you! But first, we want to tell you that a factoring loan is NOT a loan. At least, it’s not like other loans you’re familiar with. The money you get from factoring loans is YOUR money—it’s not money you’re borrowing and have to pay back. Factoring is a real business decision that can help your business operate and grow.

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united capital funding

December 3, 2018

Employees of United Capital Funding donate thousands to national charity

United Capital Funding employees recently donated over $4,000 to Folds of Honor, a national charity that provides educational scholarships to the spouses and children of the nation’s fallen and disabled military service members. This donation is part of an annual charity initiative put on by the employees of the St. Petersburg-based factoring firm.

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small business capital funding

November 13, 2018

Why Small Businesses Are Thankful For Capital Funding

When you want to start a small business many of the initial decisions and plans can be fun! It can be fun to think of a business name and pick a logo. You’re passionate about it. You’re looking to solve problems for your customers. You have a mission you want to achieve—it’s all so inspiring! But starting a small business takes more than passion and inspiration. It takes resources, time, and something called “capital.”

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payroll factoring

November 13, 2018

Four Reasons To Be Thankful For Payroll Factoring

What are you thankful for this year? People often think of their family, friends, and health. If you’re a business owner, there’s even more to be thankful for. This could include good employees, good customers, and a strong foundation. But we know it takes help and resources to create a successful business. Services such as payroll factoring help your business function and manage your concerns.

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November 2, 2018

10 reasons to consider invoice financing over traditional lines of credit

10 Reasons to consider Invoice Financing (Factoring) over traditional loans or lines of credit. 1. EASIER: Factoring often requires very little set up, with access to cash for new clients in as little as 24-48 hours. 2. FASTER:  From application to funding, it can take 24 to 48 hours.  3. CHEAPER:  What? Really?! How can […]

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factoring company

October 2, 2018

What Is A Factoring Company?

There are many organizations out there claiming to help you better run your business. Get-rich-quick schemes and snake oil salesmen are everywhere. Your business is too important to risk with false claims or bad deals. But sometimes, you are in need of increasing your cash flow. You might feel like your only options are selling equipment, letting employees go, or taking out loans. Before you take any of those steps, learn more about what a factoring company can do for you.

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small business factoring loans

October 2, 2018

How A Small Business Uses Factoring

The first thing you need to know about factoring loans is that they are technically NOT loans. At least, not they’re not the loans you think of when you think of banks and student debt and mortgages. Traditional loans require tons of paperwork, monthly installments, and collateral. They also charge (sometimes exorbitant) interest rates. And that money can add up over time. It’s not uncommon to see the interest payments outpace the actual loan amount.

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