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  1. What is a commercial mortgage?

    How can you use a commercial mortgage? Oh, let us count the ways. Seriously - you can use it to buy, build, expand, remodel, or even refinance. Now there's a cool small business loan!
  2. What documents do I need to apply for a business loan?

    The documents you need to apply for a business loan depend on where you're applying and what you're applying for. Here's the simple way to apply for your loan without killing a small rainforest.
  3. Are there small business loans for minorities?

    The short answer:  Yes, you have more small business loan options than you think  - but there’s still plenty of room for improvement.  The long answer:  If you feel like you’ve had a hard time finding a small b...
  4. What is an SBA Express loan?

    Fast approval, fast funding - what's not to like about the SBA Express loan? See how you can leverage the SBA Express loan to give your small business the boost you've been looking for.
  5. What is APR?

    Ready to learn more about interest rates? Here's a quick explanation of APR (annual percentage rate) and how it's calculated.
  6. What is an SBA 504 loan?

    Is business booming? Do you have plans to expand? Then an SBA 504 loan is for you. Read more here about how to use an SBA 504 loan - and, of course, how to get one. Hint: it's easier than you think.
  7. Will I qualify for a business loan?

    Qualifying for a small business loan is easier than you think - especially if you apply through a lending marketplace, which gives you access to 75+ lenders instead of just a single bank.
  8. Why do you pull credit?

    Is a credit check necessary for you to get a loan? Should you expect a soft or hard credit pull? Will it impact your credit score? Here's the quick, clear answer you're looking for.
  9. How long does it take to get my money?

    The bank said it would take months to fund a small business loan, but you need cash faster than that. No problem - it doesn't have to take that long to get your money from a reputable lender.
  10. What do banks require for a loan?

    Get a pen because you'll need to make a list of all the documents a bank asks for when you apply for a loan. Here's what you'll need to collect - and a cool tip for how to simplify the process.