Access to Capital a Top Small-Biz Concern

January 11, 2011

While encouraging economic symbols continue to emerge, evidence shows access to capital remains a concern for America’s small-business owners. The recently released Pepperdine Private Capital Markets Study found that only 40 percent of private business owners in the U.S. reported having the resources (capital, staff, etc) necessary for growth; and...


SBA Lending Up, SBLF Materials Available

January 4, 2011

Access to capital continues to be a significant challenge for many small businesses. Unfortunately the issue continues to take two steps forward and one step back as progress is continually accompanied by funding challenges. While the Treasury Department just this week finally released details for the Small Business Lending Fund,...