Tag Archives: Business Banking

Matthew

How a bank loan helped a Pennsylvania woman grow her dream business

The year was 1995 and Melissa Buckley was working from home, trying to build a business from something she loved. She needed help. She needed a large sum of money to fund a project, and decided to meet with a  Continue Reading »

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Gavin

Information is Power in Business Banking

Sit at your desk, go online and pick one of the major Internet search engines.  Now enter a random search related to your business – say, communications or identity theft or local business resources.  Almost without exception the first results  Continue Reading »

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Gavin

As Grandpa Used to Say: “Measure Twice, Cut Once”: Double-Check Details When Closing a Business Loan

What a great day – you’ve just closed your new business loan and are looking forward to buying that equipment and clearing those bills. At this point the deal is done, the die is cast – there’s no going back.  Continue Reading »

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Gavin

Landing a Small Business Loan

You and your banker are getting along pretty well and then… you need something.  You know the old saying – a friend in need is a friend indeed?  Well here’s the first big test of the relationship. What steps should  Continue Reading »

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Gavin

Everybody Likes a Good Story

Think of a friend, a family member, a business partner, or a customer.  Close your eyes and picture them in your mind.  Ready? If you were introducing them to someone new, what would you say?  It might be something like:  Continue Reading »

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